Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology Zahra Ali on the Newark campus

Pioneering Faculty

A Talent for Inclusion

In every Rutgers-Newark department, you’ll find world-class faculty who excel as teachers, mentors and innovators. You’ll also find safe spaces and familiar faces. Our intimate and inclusive campus culture makes it easy to get to know your advisors and professors. With a student-faculty ratio of just 15:1, Rutgers-Newark offers an accessible, welcoming environment that lifts all voices.

RU-N the Numbers

Student-faculty ratio
MacArthur “Genius” grant winners
Faculty engaged in community projects

Faculty in the News

Faculty Excellence