FACULty & StaffThe MPIR includes faculty from CCNY’s Political Science, Economics, Sociology and History departments, representing a wide range of research interests and expertise. In addition to teaching classes, faculty act as advisors and thesis mentors. Students will therefore have a variety of choices in determining with whom they wish to work. The following faculty regularly teach in the program. Please note that not all faculty will be available every semester and new faculty are often introduced into the program.