Visiting Appointments

Mayor in Residence – Mayors are a wealth of knowledge. The Initiative hosts former mayors at Boston University to enable them to share their expertise with the university community and the public through programs, events and courses. Read about our first Mayor in Residence, former Mayor Karl Dean of Nashville, here.

Visiting Scholar – The Initiative is proud to host national and international academics whose passion is cities. These visiting scholars focus on studies ranging from urban governance to local capacity building. Applications are open, click here for more information.

Visiting Fellow – Visiting Fellows can come from academia and practice to lend expertise to the BU community.

Contact Stacy Fox if you are interested in visiting.