Schar Faculty

  • Tue, 05/17/2022 - 11:57

    David Brunori is a nationally known expert in state and local public finance and tax policy. He has been a leader in the state and local tax field for more than 30 years as a lawyer, writer, and teacher. He was elected a fellow at the National Academy of Public Administration and is a fellow at the American College of Tax Counsel. He currently serves as Senior Fellow at the D.C. Policy Center.

  • Fri, 10/15/2021 - 10:46
  • Fri, 10/15/2021 - 10:37
  • October 6, 2021

    With thousands of people and countless opportunities, there’s a lot to take in at Virginia’s largest public research university. To help George Mason University students find community and boost their on-campus experience, Housing and Residence Life created Learning Communities (LC), where students with common interests live and learn together during the academic year.

    Democracy Lab is one of the newest LCs. More than 60 freshmen from the Schar School of Policy and Government are enrolled for its inaugural year.

  • Mon, 09/20/2021 - 09:04

    Claudia Escobar is a Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. Due to threats and intimidation, the Guatemalan lawyer and former magistrate of the Court of Appeals relocated to the United States, where she works as the executive director of Be Just, an organization that promotes the rule of law by strengthening the institutions of the justice sector, supports anti-corruption initiatives, and respect for human rights.

  • Mon, 08/16/2021 - 11:47

    Areas of Research: African American Political Behavior, Political Parties, Social Policy, The Presidency, U.S. Politics & Legal Studies, Voting Rights Policy

  • Fri, 08/13/2021 - 08:35

    Matthew P. Steinberg is an associate professor of education and public policy in the College of Education and Human Development and the Schar School of Policy and Government and the director of EdPolicy Forward: The Center for Education Policy at George Mason University.

  • Mon, 02/08/2021 - 11:21
  • Mon, 02/01/2021 - 13:24

    Ronald “Ron” Marks III is a 38-year veteran of the U.S. Intelligence Community.

  • Mon, 01/04/2021 - 17:10

    Areas of Research: Civil Engineering, Development and Delivery, Federalism/State and Local Government, Fiscal Policy and Budgeting, Infrastructure Finance, Public-Private Partnerships, Regional Development, Transportation Policy, Urban Policy