Expand AU Menu

Vicky Wilkins

Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor
Department of Public Administration and Policy

  • Vicky M. Wilkins is the Senior Associate Dean in the School of Public Affairs and Professor of Public Administration and Policy at American University. Her primary research interests include representative bureaucracy; bureaucratic discretion; gender and race issues; deservingness; political institutions and human resource management. Her research appears in the American Political Science Review, Public Administration Review, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Governance, Review of Public Personnel Administration, Administration & Society, Policy Studies Journal, and Legislative Studies Quarterly. Vicky earned her BS in Political Science and History from Northern Michigan University, her MS in Human Resource Management from Chapman University, and her PhD in political science from the University of Missouri.

    Twitter Profile


  • SPA - Public Admin and Policy
  • Ward - 318

  • (202) 885-6443
  • Send email Profile UserID

  • To request an interview for a
    news story, call AU Communications
    at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.


  • Spring 2015

  • Fall 2015

    • PUAD-638 Strat Human Res Mgmt for Execs: Strat Human Res Mgmt - Key 50
    • Description

AU News and Achievements