February 2019 MPA Student of the Month: Meredith Bennett
February 2019 MPA Student of the Month: Meredith Bennett

Congratulations to MPA student Meredith Bennett for being selected as student of the month for February! Public Administration and Policy is proud to have Meredith in our program! Meredith is

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SPIA professor awarded prestigious fellowship
SPIA professor awarded prestigious fellowship

By: Shelby Steuart Assistant Professor Dr. Lihi Ben Shitrit was recently awarded a Luce/ACLS Fellowship in Religion, Journalism, and International Affairs. According to the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

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New study shows SPIA professors among the most cited in their fields
New study shows SPIA professors among the most cited in their fields

By: Shelby Steuart Cambridge Press recently published a study completed by two researchers at the University of California, Irvine, ranking the 4,089 currently tenured or tenure-track political science faculty in

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SPIA graduate teaching assistant and PhD candidate receives fellowship from Harvard University
SPIA graduate teaching assistant and PhD candidate receives fellowship from Harvard University

Congratulations to Samara Scheckler, PADP undergraduate instructor and PhD candidate, for receiving a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, which resides within the Kennedy School.

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Experiment shows context matters when negotiating pay
Experiment shows context matters when negotiating pay

The gender pay gap remains a pervasive problem across occupations in the United States. According to a Pew Research Center analysis, women earned 82 percent of what men earned in

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SPIA research team authored JAMA Internal Medicine’s third most talked about article of 2018
SPIA research team authored JAMA Internal Medicine’s third most talked about article of 2018

Public Administration & Policy Alumna, Ashley Bradford, Public Administration & Policy Faculty Dr. David Bradford and Dr. Amanda Abraham, and Health Policy & Management Assistant Professor, Dr. Grace Bagwell Adams

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PADP January Nonprofit of the Month – ESP Inc.
PADP January Nonprofit of the Month – ESP Inc.

The Department of Public Administration & Policy is excited to announce that we are teaming up with Extra Special People (ESP), Inc. for our January Nonprofit of the Month! ESP

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MPA Student of the Month for January 2019
MPA Student of the Month for January 2019

Public Administration and Policy is proud to announce Justin Nixon as our January 2019 MPA Student of the Month! Justin Nixon is an MPA student looking to bring his passion,

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Two MPA alumni among Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) finalists
Two MPA alumni among Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) finalists

Congratulations to Celena Snoddy (Spring ’18) and Josh Houston (Fall ’18), both are Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) Finalists that recently graduated with their MPA from Public Administration and Policy, in

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PADP alumnus reviews new political science book in the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory
PADP alumnus reviews new political science book in the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory

SPIA alumnus Ben Brunjes reviewed the new political science book Citizen Participation in the Age of Contracting: When Service Delivery Trumps Democracy by Anna Amirkhanyan and Kristina Lambright in his Journal of

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