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Spring Public Administration and Policy Research Seminar Series Announced

DPAP Research Seminar Series Spring 2013

The Department of Public Administration & Policy's seminar series showcases recent research from faculty, doctoral students, and guest scholars. All seminars are held on Thursdays from noon to 1:00 p.m. in Ward 305. Feel free to bring a bag lunch.

January 17th

The Impact of Payout Policy on Institutional Philanthropy: Fulfilling the Public Good Amidst Professionalization?

Mandi Janis, PhD Student, DPAP

January 31st

School Size and Student Achievement: Does One Size Fit All?

Laura Crispin, Assistant Professor of Economics, St. Joseph’s University

February 7th

Egypt’s National Initiative to End Female Genital Mutilation: A Policy Assessment of an Anti-FGM Media Campaign’s Impact on Behavioral Intent, Attitude & Belief

Yusra Shawar, PhD Student, DPAP

February 21st

The Politics of Governing Hydraulic Fracturing

Odelia Funke, Executive in Residence, DPAP

February 28th

Title TBA

Tara Beteille, World Bank

March 7th

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Ed Stazyk, Assistant Professor, DPAP

March 28th

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Tina Nabatchi, Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Syracuse University

April 11th

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Tim Diette, Assistant Professor of Economics, Washington & Lee University

April 25th

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Melissa Kearney, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Maryland


Contact: Please contact Seth Gershenson at with any questions.