Our people

The Buffett Institute is a community of scholars, students, and staffers committed to the Institute's mission. 


Visit our staff directory to learn about Buffett Institute leadership and find contact listings. 

Faculty leaders and affiliates

Meet our faculty affiliates, including program leaders, who are drawn from more than 30 departments.

Visiting scholars

Each year, we host scholars from around the world. Read about the current scholars.

Graduate affiliates

Become a graduate affiliate. Any Northwestern graduate student with international and comparative research interests relating to contemporary, economic, or social issues is welcome to apply.


Get involved through a global engagement program, a student group, or a career development opportunity.