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The Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) at the University of Pittsburgh approaches society’s greatest challenges with determined intellect, groundbreaking research, and real-world application that embodies a legacy for excellence.


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Forthcoming book from Professor Jeremy Weber offers guide on using statistics in policy work

It's set for a January release, and we can't wait to read it. GSPIA Professor Jeremy Weber's new book, published by University Chicago Press, will be available in early 2024.

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Center Associate joins Ridgway Center for International Security Studies

A new expert in international security has joined our team. The Ridgway Center for International Security Studies at GSPIA recently welcomed Abigail Post as a Center Associate. 

Ryan Yeager pictured with Executive Director Ruby Mundok

Current student appointed to Governor's advisory commission

Current GSPIA student Ryan Yeager was just sworn in as Chair of Governor Shapiro’s inaugural Advisory Commission for Next Generation Engagement.