Graduate Center, CUNY
#511 Overall Influence

Graduate Center, CUNY

Doctoral-granting institution of the City University of New York in New York City, US

Graduate Center, CUNY Rankings

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The Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York is a public research institution and post-graduate university in New York City. It is the principal doctoral-granting institution of the City University of New York system. The school is situated in the landmark B. Altman and Company Building at 365 Fifth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, opposite the Empire State Building. The Graduate Center has 4,600 students, 31 doctoral programs, 14 master's programs, and 30 research centers and institutes. A core faculty of approximately 140 is supplemented by over 1,800 additional faculty members drawn from throughout CUNY's eleven senior colleges and New York City's cultural and scientific institutions.

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365 Fifth Ave, New York NY 10016

What is Graduate Center, CUNY known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

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Criminal Justice
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Political Science
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Computer Science
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Social Work
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Influential People

Who are Graduate Center, CUNY's Most influential alumni?

Graduate Center, CUNY's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Economics, Criminal Justice, and Business. Graduate Center, CUNY’s most academically influential people include James Kugel, Nancy Fraser, and Blu Greenberg.

James Kugel
James Kugel

Israeli academic

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Nancy Fraser
Nancy Fraser

American philosopher

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Blu Greenberg

American writer

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Paul Mariani

American writer and academic

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Faye Ginsburg

American anthropologist

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Maggie Nelson
Maggie Nelson

American writer

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Douglas Crimp

American art critic

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Lisa Nakamura
Lisa Nakamura

American academic

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Holland Cotter

Pulitzer Prize for Criticism

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Terrell Ward Bynum

American philosopher

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Janet Biehl
Janet Biehl

Former anarchist

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Bruce Western


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