Visiting Associate Professor of Public Affairs
Julia Sass Rubin is an Associate Professor at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University. Dr. Rubin’s research is in the area of community economic development, community development finance, and hybrid organizational forms. She has advised a number of organizations, including the United States Small Business Administration, the CDFI Fund of the U.S. Treasury Department, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Appalachian Regional Commission, the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, The Urban Institute, and the New Jersey Redevelopment Authority. Previously, she consulted for McKinsey & Company and worked in brand management for the Procter & Gamble and Eastman Kodak Companies. Dr. Rubin earned her PhD in Organizational Behavior and MA from Harvard University, an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School, and an AB with honors from Harvard-Radcliffe College. She was a post-doctoral fellow at the Alfred A. Taubman Center for Public Policy at Brown University and spent a year as a Henry Luce Scholar in Bangkok, Thailand.