Carrie Schuettpelz

  • Fellow of Practice, Instruction
  • Faculty Lecturer, Department of Rhetoric


Carrie Schuettpelz was a homelessness policy advisor in the Obama Administration from 2009-2016. She was a Fulbright Scholar in 2006, which was awarded by the U.S. Department of State to study the East-West divide of the European Union in Copenhagen, Denmark. Schuettpelz's ongoing projects involve experiential learning, public policy curriculum, and student internship success. She is also at work on a novel.

Research Interests

  • Experiential Learning
  • Public Policy Curriculum
  • Homelessness Policy
  • Internship and Career Development

Educational Background

  • MFA, Creative Writing, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2016
  • MPP, Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government, 2009
  • BA, Political Science and Anthropology, University of Iowa, 2006