Our faculty transition seamlessly from academia to government service, from the field to the classroom.
Proximity to power and access to thought leaders create rich academic and professional opportunities.
At SAIS teaching is hands on.
SAIS scholars cover the global scope of international studies.
Our faculty are world renowned for their expertise and commitment to teaching. They transition seamlessly from academia to government service, from the field to the classroom, from elite journals to the mainstream media. Their counsel is sought by presidents. Their ideas top best-seller lists. Their research informs and shapes policy.
SAIS serves as a nexus of scholarship in international relations. The school’s research centers tap the expertise of the faculty while drawing on insights from outside scholars. The centers enrich classroom learning, provide a forum for students to meet decision-makers and encounter the policy process, and offer internship and part-time job opportunities.