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David Rosenbloom Distinguished Professor Department of Public Administration and Policy

Degrees
PhD University of Chicago
MA University of Chicago
BA Marietta College
Honorary Doctor of Laws Marietta College

Bio
Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, Rosenbloom specializes in constitutional-administrative law, administrative theory, history, reform, and personnel management. A major contributor to the field and a National Academy of Public Administration Fellow, his numerous awards include the Whittington Award for excellent teaching, Gaus Award for exemplary scholarship in political science and public administration, Waldo Award for outstanding contributions to the literature and leadership of public administration, Levine Award for excellence in public administration, and Brownlow Award for his book, BUILDING A LEGISLATIVE-CENTERED PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION. He edited PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION REVIEW, co-edited the POLICY STUDIES JOURNAL, currently serves on the editorial boards of about 20 academic journals, and is editor of the Routledge series in Public Administration and Public Policy. Author or editor of over 300 scholarly publications, he frequently guest lectures at universities in the US and abroad. Faculty appointments include the following universities: Kansas, Tel Aviv, Vermont, Syracuse, City University of Hong Kong, Hebrew (Israel), and Renmin (China). Rosenbloom served on the Clinton-Gore Presidential Transition Team for the Office of Personnel Management in 1992. His text, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: UNDERSTANDING MANAGEMENT, POLITICS, AND LAW IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR, was ranked the fifth most influential book published in public administration from 1990-2010. Rosenbloom is scheduled to be a Thousand Talents Program Professor at Renmin University of China in 2016-2019.
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constitutional-administrative law, administrative theory, history, reform, and personnel managemen

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David Rosenbloom specializes in constitutional-administrative law, administrative theory, history, reform, and personnel management. A major contributor to the field and a National Academy of Public Administration Fellow, his numerous awards include the Gaus Award for exemplary scholarship in political science and public administration, Waldo Award for outstanding contributions to the literature and leadership of public administration, Levine Award for excellence in public administration, and Brownlow Award for his book, BUILDING A LEGISLATIVE-CENTERED PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION. He edited PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION REVIEW, co-edited the POLICY STUDIES JOURNAL, currently serves on the editorial boards of about 20 academic journals, and is editor of the CRC/Taylor & Francis series in Public Administration and Public Policy. Author or editor of over 300 scholarly publications, he frequently guest lectures at universities in the US and abroad. Faculty appointments include the following universities: Kansas, Tel Aviv, Vermont, Syracuse, City University of Hong Kong, Hebrew (Israel), and Renmin (China). Rosenbloom served on the Clinton-Gore Presidential Transition Team for the Office of Personnel Management in 1992. His text, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: UNDERSTANDING MANAGEMENT, POLITICS, AND LAW IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR, was ranked the fifth most influential book published in public administration from 1990-2010.

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Renmin University of China to Welcome SPA Distinguished Professor

David H. Rosenbloom, SPA Distinguished Professor and internationally acclaimed expert on public administration, will be serving as a visiting professor at Renmin University of China (RUC) in Beijing as part of China’s Thousand Talents program.
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Professor Rosenbloom To Publish New Editions of Two Books

One of the books is a core text in MPA programs throughout the US, China, and several other countries.
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#SPA80for80: Professor David Rosenbloom

Public affairs programs around the world look to Professor David Rosenbloom's scholarship as a core facet in the study of public administration and policy.
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