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Noah J. Toly

Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Cities

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About Noah J. Toly

Noah J. Toly is a professor of urban studies and politics and international relations at Wheaton College, where he directs the Center for Urban Engagement. He also teaches global cities at the Free University of Berlin's Center for Global Politics. He's written on the role of cities in global governance and edits the Routledge series, Cities and Global Governance.

In 2011, Toly was named an Emerging Leader by the Council, and for 2012-2013, he was appointed as a senior fellow at the University of Chicago's Martin Marty Center for the Advanced Study of Religion. In 2014, he was a visiting scholar at Ming Chuan University (Taipei, Taiwan). Toly earned his BA in interdisciplinary studies and Spanish at Wheaton College, an MA in theology at Wheaton College, and an MA and PhD in urban affairs and public policy at the University of Delaware.

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