SPIA Professor Co-Authors Report on the Efficacy of the Office of Personnel Management
SPIA Professor Co-Authors Report on the Efficacy of the Office of Personnel Management

Dr. J. Edward Kellough, Professor of Public Administration and Policy and Director of the PhD Program, has served as a fellow with the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) for

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May 2021 Public Administration and Policy MPA Student of the Month: Mathilde Carpet
May 2021 Public Administration and Policy MPA Student of the Month: Mathilde Carpet

Congratulations to Mathilde Carpet for being selected as Public Administration and Policy’s MPA Student of the Month! Mathilde will be graduating from the MPA later this month. During her time

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Meet The Board: Houston Gaines (AB ’17, AB ’17)
Meet The Board: Houston Gaines (AB ’17, AB ’17)

Mentoring and relationship focused programs are offered at a large scale by the University of Georgia, but the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) provides students opportunities to network,

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SPIA community seeks to advance diversity and inclusion with new initiative

By: Rachael Andrews The Department of International Affairs has established a Diversity and Inclusion Working Group, which began in Fall 2020. The working group is dedicated to enhancing diversity, equity,

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SPIA professor studies the rise of far-right candidates in the 2018 Brazil election
SPIA professor studies the rise of far-right candidates in the 2018 Brazil election

By: Rachael Andrews The popularity of far-right candidates in democratic elections is growing worldwide. Mollie Cohen, assistant professor of international affairs, is shedding light on the phenomena through an exploration

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April 2021 Public Administration and Policy MPA Student of the Month: Anthony Potts
April 2021 Public Administration and Policy MPA Student of the Month: Anthony Potts

Congratulations to Anthony Potts for being selected as Public Administration and Policy’s MPA Student of the month! Anthony is a Double Dawg in his final semester of the MPA and

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SPIA Ranked in the Top Ten
SPIA Ranked in the Top Ten

The School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) at the University of Georgia (UGA) ranks among the top-tier Public Affairs Graduate Schools according to U.S. News and World Report. SPIA

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New Faculty Friday: Q&A with with Garrett Vande Kamp
New Faculty Friday: Q&A with with Garrett Vande Kamp

SPIA is excited to introduce Garrett Vande Kamp! Dr. Garrett Vande Kamp earned his PhD from Texas A&M University in 2019. Dr. Vande Kamp leads a dual research agenda in

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SPIA PHD CANDIDATE SAMANTHA J. HARRIS ACCEPTS JOHNS HOPKINS BLOOMBERG SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH FELLOWSHIP
SPIA PHD CANDIDATE SAMANTHA J. HARRIS ACCEPTS JOHNS HOPKINS BLOOMBERG SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH FELLOWSHIP

Congratulations to Samantha J. Harris, SPIA PhD candidate and graduate research assistant, for her acceptance of a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship appointment with the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s

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New Faculty Fridays: Q&A with with Cory Struthers
New Faculty Fridays: Q&A with with Cory Struthers

SPIA is excited to introduce Cory Struthers! Dr. Cory Struthers earned her PhD in 2018 from the University of California-Davis. Her research interests include government decision-making on the environment and

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