Evans School of Public Policy & Governance

Washingtonians have been voting by mail for over a decade and voter turnout in Washington routinely is among the highest in the country. Despite the success of vote-by-mail, a research...

Vote by mail ballot, envelope and pen on table

The Wolfle Action Lab @EPIC is an important way to engage faculty in the school’s mission to “host communities to co-create solutions to pressing societal problems.” It’s premised on the...

The Evans School welcomes Kaisa Pietilä as a Fulbright Visiting Scholar for the 2023-24 academic year, where she will work with Professor Craig Thomas. Kaisa is a Senior Research Scientist...

Brian F. O’Neill recently joined the Evans School of Public Policy & Governance and the Ocean Nexus Center as a postdoctoral scholar, where he will work with Evans faculty Grant...

Isabelle Cohen New Blog on Reducing Child Marriage in Northern Nigeria

Student Consulting Lab Project Shapes Wildland Firefighter Compensation Policy Conversation

UW Center on Risk and Inclusion in Food Systems (CRIFS) Launches with Support from the Evans School and The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

New Research on Public Investments in Community College Baccalaureate Degrees Will Investigate Program Approval and Development Data

Evans School research team studies ballot rejections to improve voter experience

David Suarez receives grant from Surdna Foundation

PostDoc Profile: Five Questions with Amaka Nnaji

Visiting Scholar: Q&A with Debra Hevenstone

New Ruckelshaus Center director named

Postdoc Profile: Five Questions with Joaquin Mayorga

Alumni Spotlight: Rebecca Walcott, Ph.D. ’22

Researcher Highlight: Q&A with Didier Alia

UW Population Health Spotlights Evans Lecturer Akhtar Badshah

Visiting Scholar: Q&A with Daniel Sloot

Researcher Highlight: Q&A with Elizabeth Meza

Student Consulting Lab Report on Recycling Highlighted

New Faculty: Q&A with Mariko Lockhart

Alumni Highlight: Matt Fowle, Ph.D., ’22

Evans Scholars Evaluate King County Emergency Shelter Program

Ph.D. Graduate Fowle Awarded Graduate School Medal

Denny Faculty Fellowship Announcement

Visiting Scholar: Q&A with Jung-Hwa Ha

Alison Cullen Leads Research on Wildfire Risk

Inaugural Zumeta Award Winners

Findings on Improving Tax Compliance in Uganda

Alison Cullen helps strengthen EPA Science Advisory Board peer review process

Sharon Kioko Examines Effectiveness of Balanced Budget Laws 

Evans Faculty Crystal Hall Receives Prestigious Career Service Award

A Q&A with Sarah E. Charnes (PhD ’21)

Nonprofits show resilience and initiative during second year of pandemic

Ben Brunjes joins JPART Board of Editors

New Evidence from the Seattle Minimum Wage Study

Prof. Isabelle Cohen Examines Tools to Improve Tax Compliance

Evans Postdoc Didier Alia Speaks at COP26

A Q&A with Rebeca de Buen Kalman (PhD ’21)

Evans Faculty Isabelle Cohen Discusses Findings from Tax Policy Experiment

Evans Ph.D. Student Ellie Terry Examines Impact of Free Pre-K

Ph.D. Student Emily Finchum-Mason piece published in the Conversation

A Q&A with Ben Glasner (PhD ’21)

A Q&A with Veda Patwardhan (PhD ’21)

Sharing Power: The Landscape of Participatory Practices & Grantmaking Among Large U.S. Foundations

Evaluating Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Policies Potential for Violence Prevention

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Low-Income Tenants’ Housing Security in Washington State

Evans School researchers document approaches and challenges in ensuring access to small business grant and loan programs during COVID-19

Local Impacts of a Global Crisis: How Washington State Nonprofits are Responding to COVID-19

Rachel Fyall Receives ARNOVA Award on Philanthropic Impact

Alison Cullen receives $2M NSF grant to study ‘megafires’

Rachel Fyall and Matt Fowle Awarded COVID-19 Research Grants