We are the world’s first school of philanthropy. New trails are being blazed by our outstanding faculty; they are deepening knowledge and developing new understandings of philanthropy. We embrace disciplinary and interdisciplinary work, as well as all research methodologies.
Their groundbreaking research helps nonprofit organizations and donors accomplish their missions more effectively and is frequently cited by national and international media outlets.
We are home to 21 core faculty and 46 additional affiliate and adjunct faculty from 21 disciplines on the IUPUI and IU Bloomington campuses, all with current, active teaching and research interests in philanthropic, nonprofit and civil society studies.