Dr. Maryam (Sara) Esfarayeni
Director of Worker Education
The Murphy Institute for Worker Education at the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies (SLU) provides union members and adult learners with the resources and inspiration necessary to achieve their academic and career goals. Worker Education at SLU has an obligation to empower underrepresented New Yorkers through education – particularly on public policy, workers’ rights, and the labor movement – and to encourage them to become active participants in their community and beyond. All services will be held virtually until further notice.
CUNY pre-admissions and application assistance, career advisement, and additional support services for prospective and current students.
Specific research initiatives designed and executed in collaboration with our union partners. Potential areas of focus include: