Top 3 reasons to study here

  • SFIS faculty conduct research on some of the most pressing problems facing humanity.
  • SFIS courses and curricula are designed to allow students to make and follow their creative instincts and innovative choices.
  • SFIS faculty and students work in and with communities to achieve common goals together.



The new School for the Future of Innovation in Society offers students an opportunity to be part of an exciting and promising set of undergraduate and graduate programs, certificates and coursework that incorporates science, technology, innovation and society.

We have a faculty with an extraordinary track record of teaching, research and service that fully embraces the design aspirations of the New American University. Their interdisciplinary background ranges from political science to electrical engineering, from physics to geography, from environmental science to law, and from geology to science and technology studies.


Research Projects

  • Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) in Practice
  • True Stories Well Told: Using Narrative to Search For Harmonies Between Science and Religion.
  • The Politics of Science and Innovation Policies: A Research Workshop
  • Increasing Learning and Efficacy about Emerging Technologies through Transmedia Engagement by the Public in Science-in-Society Activities
  • Broadening Participation in the Social Studies of Emerging Technologies

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (1)


Student services

The School for the Future of Innovation in Society advising office is open to all innovation in society students and students interested in our programs.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Tempe, Arizona, United States

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