Department of Public Administration and Policy
Brandon Ranallo-Benavidez is a current PhD student in the Department of Public Administration and Policy at American University. He received his Bachelor's degrees from the University of Oklahoma in May 2014. His research interests include representative bureaucracy, program/policy implementation and evaluation, diversity management, and governance issues related to governmental interactions with disadvantaged or underrepresented communities. Ranallo-Benavidez's recent research activities have focused on the effects of different sexual assault policies, procedures, and institutional characteristics across college campuses. Ranallo-Benavidez is also involved on a project to assess the potential impacts of the Supreme Court's Obergefell decision (nationalizing marriage equality to LGBTQ couples) on child welfare and family stability and composition. During the Spring 2017 semester, Ranallo-Benavidez is teaching the undergraduate course "Introduction to Public Administration and Governance" in the School of Public Affairs at American University.
Bachelor's of Arts - University of Oklahoma, May 2014
Download Resume (PDF)
- Office Hours for Spring 2017
Fridays 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
- Contact Info
- For the Media
To request an interview for a
news story, call AU Communications
at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.