Department of Public Administration and Policy
Khaldoun AbouAssi holds a PhD in public administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs of Syracuse University. From 2012-2015, Dr. AbouAssi was an Assistant Professor at the Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M.
Dr. AbouAssi’s research focuses on nonprofit and public management from a comparative perspective, examining organizational capacity, resources, and inter-organizational relations. His work has appeared in such scholarly journals as Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, International Review of Administrative Sciences, and International Journal of Public Administration. Dr. AbouAssi is the recipient of the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action’s 2013 Gabriel G. Rudney Memorial Award for Outstanding Dissertation in Nonprofit and Voluntary Action.
Dr. AbouAssi serves in leadership positions at several professional organizations including the American Society of Public Administration and the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action.
Dr. AbouAssi also has extensive practical experience, having worked for more than 12 years in public and nonprofit organizations in the Middle East. In addition, he serves as a consultant and trainer to NGOs and donor agencies.
PhD., Public Administration, The Maxwell School of Syracuse University
MA, Public Administration, American University of Beirut
BA, Public Administration, American University of Beirut
- Languages Spoken
- English, Arabic
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