Young-Eun (Alicia) Ahn

Specializations:
  • Environmental Policy
  • Political Economy
  • Climate Change Governance
  • Uncertainties
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Ann Bostrom (chair)
  • Darryl J. Holman (Anthropology)
  • David F. Layton
  • Michael K. Lindell (Urban Design & Planning)

Moroni Benally

Specializations:
  • Policy-making in Native Communities
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Joaquín Herranz Jr. (chair)
  • Margaret Levi (Political Science)
  • José A. Lucero (Jackson School of International Studies)
  • Craig W. Thomas

Sarah Charnes

Specializations:
  • Anti-Poverty Policy
  • Demographics
  • Demography and Ecology
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Social Policy
  • Social Policy Implementation
  • Urban and Social Policy
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Scott W. Allard (chair)
  • Rachel Fyall
  • Jennifer Otten (School of Public Health)
  • Jacob L. Vigdor

Rebeca de Buen Kalman

Specializations:
  • Climate Policy
  • Environment
  • Sustainable Development
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Alison Cullen (chair)
  • Julian Marshall (Civil & Environmental Engineering)
  • Ann Bostrom
  • Donald Mackenzie (Civil & Environmental Engineering)

Emily A. Finchum

Specializations:
  • Education Policy
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Policy Implementation
  • Public Management
Dissertation Committee Members
  • David Suárez (chair)
  • Meredith Honig (College of Education)
  • Mary Kay Gugerty
  • Scott W. Allard
Benjamin Glasner

Ben Glasner

Specializations:
  • Community and Economic Development
  • Economics
  • Regional Economic Development
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Mark C. Long (chair)
  • Anirban Basu (School of Pharmacy)
  • Jacob L. Vigdor
  • Caroline Weber

Amy Beck Harris

Specializations:
  • Foreign Aid
  • International Development
  • Policy Implementation
  • Mixed Methods
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Mary Kay Gugerty (chair)
  • Stephen Kosack
  • Victor A. Menaldo (Political Science)
  • Craig W. Thomas
  • Benjamin M. Brunjes

Adam L. Hayes

Specializations:
  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
  • Environmental Policy and Management
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Network Analysis
  • Game Theory
Dissertation Committee Members
  • David Layton (chair)
  • Justin Marlowe
  • Leigh Anderson
  • Alan Haynie (National Marine Fisheries Service)
  • Christopher Adolph (Political Science)

Kelly Husted

Specializations:
  • Advocacy
  • Management
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Social Marketing
Dissertation Committee Members
  • David Suárez (chair)
  • Mary Kay Gugerty
  • Scott W. Allard
  • Jessica Rigby (College of Education)

Emmi Obara

Specializations:
  • Race and Inequality
  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Criminal Justice
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Scott W. Allard (chair)
  • Heather D. Hill
  • Karin Martin
  • Alexes Harris (Sociology)

Sarah Oppenheimer

Specializations:
  • Health Policy
  • Mixed Methods
  • Social Welfare Policy
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Scott W. Allard (chair)
  • Alexes Harris (Sociology)
  • Heather D. Hill
  • Robert D. Plotnick

Hilary Wething

Specializations:
  • Applied Labor Market Economics
  • Social Insurance and Public Assistance Programs
  • Well-being of Families and Households
  • Income and Social Inequality
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Heather D. Hill (chair)
  • Scott W. Allard
  • Mark C. Long
  • Jennifer Romich (School of Social Work)

Sarah Williamson

Specializations:
  • Education Policy
  • Employment/Labor Policy
Dissertation Committee Members
  • Marieka Klawitter (chair)
  • Jerald R. Herting (Sociology)
  • Mark C. Long
  • William M. Zumeta

Matthew Fowle

Specializations:
  • Homelessness and Housing Policy
  • Poverty and Social Welfare Policy
  • Race and Social Equity
  • Program Evaluation Methods

Callie Freitag

Specializations:
  • Aging and the Life Course
  • Social Insurance and Public Assistance Programs
  • Social Demography
  • Race and Social Equity

Brenda Gellner

Specializations:
  • Inequality
  • Administrative Discretion
  • Determinants of Policy Participation
  • Aging and Disability

Shane Johnston

Specializations:
  • Environmental Policy
  • Water Policy
  • Natural Resource Economics

Yulan Kim

Specializations:
  • Public Management
  • Public Policy Analysis and Evaluation

Nicole Kovski

Specializations:

Vance Larsen

Specializations:
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Poverty

Gonnie Park

Specializations:
  • Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy
  • Performance Measurement and Evaluation
  • Interorganizational and Intersectoral Partnerships
  • Civic Engagement of Nonprofit Organizations
Veda Patwardhan

Vedavati Patwardhan

Specializations:
  • Gender
  • Food Security
  • Development Economics

Elizabeth Pelletier

Specializations:
  • Social Policy
  • Inequality
  • Quantitative Methods

Francisco Santamarina

Specializations:
  • Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy

Isaac "Izzy" Sederbaum

Specializations:
  • Criminal Justice Policy
  • Social Policy
  • Gender
  • Mixed Methods

Austin Sell

Specializations:
  • Education Policy
  • Higher Education Policy

Ellie Terry

Specializations:
  • Economics
  • Labor Markets
  • Social Policy

Rebecca Walcott

Specializations:
  • Health policy
  • Global health
  • International development

William Wallo

Specializations:
  • Inequality
  • Urban Policy
  • Social Insurance Programs
  • Public Finance & Budgeting

Jie Wang

Specializations:
  • Collaborative Governance
  • Environmental Policy
  • Sustainability Governance