Research Groups and Areas

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Research Groups

Faculty in the School of Planning, Public Policy and Management actively research a wide variety of topics. We are particularly strong in three, which are organized into research groups that support our PhD program:

Students entering the PPPM PhD program must choose a research concentration that aligns with one or more of the PPPM research groups.

Learn more about the PhD in Planning and Public Affairs

Other Research Areas

PPPM faculty members address some of the most critical issues facing our society today. The areas listed below involve several faculty members in PPPM as well as other faculty across the university. Individual faculty members also conduct research in other areas independently. Learn more on their faculty profiles.

Learn more about research institutes and initiatives affiliated with the School of Planning Public Policy and Management.