Faculty Promotions, Appointments, and News

Faculty Announcements

New Faculty

Mikhail Ivonchyk joined the Department of Public Administration and Policy, while Mary Ellen Stitt was hired in the School of Criminal Justice.


Zsófia Barta, Gang Chen, Ashley Fox, and Timothy Weaver were awarded tenure and promoted to the rank of associate professor. Dana Peterson was appointed as the Senior Executive Director of the School of Criminal Justice.

Notable Faculty Appointments

Susan Appe: Co-editor at VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations.

Gang Chen: Editorial board for the Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting, and Financial Management.

Mila Gasco-Hernandez: Board member for the International Research Society for Public Management (IRSPM) and joined the editorial board for Local Government Studies

Ramon Gil-Garcia: Editorial board for the Public Administration Review.

Luis Luna-Reyes: President of Digital Government Society, and co-editor of Enabling Collaborative Governance through Systems Modeling Methods: Policy Design and Implementation

Edmund Stazyk: Chair of the Northeast Conference on Public Administration (NECOPA) and joined the editorial board for the Review of Public Personnel Administration.