SPIA professor reflects on elections and institutions in the years since 2016
SPIA professor reflects on elections and institutions in the years since 2016

By: Rachael Andrews Dr. Jamie Carson, the UGA Athletic Association Professor of Public and International Affairs, is paying close attention to the state of our elections, from 2016 to 2018,

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SPIA professor awarded Visiting Faculty Fellowship at Harvard University
SPIA professor awarded Visiting Faculty Fellowship at Harvard University

By: Rachael Andrews Dr. Jason Anastasopoulos, assistant professor of political science and public administration, was recently awarded a Visiting Faculty Fellowship by the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at

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SPIA professor researches gender norms in international courts
SPIA professor researches gender norms in international courts

By: Rachael Andrews Dr. Maryann Gallagher, lecturer in the department of international affairs, is using her courses on gender and international affairs to inform her research on international courts. In

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New survey developed by SPIA professor tracks local government responses to COVID-19
New survey developed by SPIA professor tracks local government responses to COVID-19

By: Rachael Andrews Dr. Eric Zeemering, associate professor of public administration and policy and director of the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program is working with the Georgia Municipal Association

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New PLOS ONE study analyzes environmental non-governmental organizations
New PLOS ONE study analyzes environmental non-governmental organizations

A new study published in PLOS ONE provides an overview of the globally-networked environmental NGO sector. Dr. Gregory M. Thaler, assistant professor of international affairs, with lead author Dr. Stefan Partelow

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SPIA alumnus and former Stanley W. Shelton graduate fellow gives back
SPIA alumnus and former Stanley W. Shelton graduate fellow gives back

By: Rachael Andrews Dr. Ben Brunjes (MPA ’12, PhD ’16) was awarded the Stanley W. Shelton Graduate Fellowship during his time at UGA. Now, he gives back to School of

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SPIA professor examines government response to COVID-19
SPIA professor examines government response to COVID-19

By: Rachael Andrews Dr. Katherine Willoughby, the Margaret Hughes and Robert T. Golembiewski Professor of Public Administration in the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA), explores the intergovernmental web

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SPIA alum accepts faculty position at National University of Singapore
SPIA alum accepts faculty position at National University of Singapore

By: Rachael Andrews Taha Hameduddin (MPA, ‘14) has followed a long and winding journey to accept a faculty position at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the

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SPIA student helps those in need with the Shifa Clinic
SPIA student helps those in need with the Shifa Clinic

By: Rachael Andrews Faiz Syed (‘21) is a rising senior in the International Affairs program on the Pre-Medical track. He currently serves as the Business Director for Shifa Clinic Athens,

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SPIA alum Jennifer Zeunik and team prepare COVID-19 response for the National Police Foundation
SPIA alum Jennifer Zeunik and team prepare COVID-19 response for the National Police Foundation

By: Rachael Andrews Jennifer Zeunik (MPA ’07) received her Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia and since then, has cultivated a distinguished career in nonprofit administration and

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