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Anna Amirkhanyan

Associate Professor Department of Public Administration and Policy

Professor Amirkhanyan’s research focuses on public and nonprofit management, organizational performance, public-private differences, and citizen participation. Her articles have been published in various outlets such as the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory (J-PART), Public Administration Review, the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, the Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, and others. Professor Amirkhanyan has received 2006 National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration Annual Dissertation Award, 2007 SPA Award for Outstanding Service to the University Community, and 2008 SPA Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching, and 2017 SPA Pioneer Award. She served on the Board of Directors of the Public Management Research Association, and is on the Editorial Board of J-PART.

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Ph.D. Public Administration, Syracuse University
M.S. Nonprofit Management, New School University
Ph.D. Philosophy, Yerevan State University
M.A. Philosophy, Yerevan State University
B.A. Philosophy, Yerevan State University

Favorite Spot on Campus
Kerwin #301, where all research seminars are held!
Languages Spoken
English, Armenian, Russian

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SPA - Public Admin and Policy
Kerwin Hall - 324
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Contact Info
(202) 885-6289

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  • Fall 2018

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