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Doctor of Philosophy
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  Graduate School–Newark 2015–2017 Programs, Faculty, and Courses Public Administration 834  

Public Administration 834

Degree Program Offered: Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration

School of Public Affairs and Administration

Interim Dean:
Gregg G. Van Ryzin, Ph.D.
Center for Urban and Public Service (CPS), Room 329

Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs and M.P.A. Director:
Peter Hoontis, Ph.D.
CPS, Room 226

Director of Ph.D. Program:
Norma M. Riccucci, Ph.D.
CPS, Room 337



Marc Holzer, Ph.D., Michigan
Public sector productivity; international public administration

Sanjay K. Pandey, Ph.D., Syracuse

Public management; communication; health care administration

Norma Riccucci, Ph.D., Syracuse
Personnel management

Frank J. Thompson, Ph.D., California (Berkeley)
Health policy; policy implementation; public personnel policy; administrative politics

Associate Professors:

Suzanne J. Piotrowski, Ph.D., American
Public management; governmental transparency

Gregg V. Van Ryzin, Ph.D., CUNY

Government and nonprofit performance; citizen satisfaction


Assistant Professors:

Jeremy Hall, Ph.D., Kentucky

Public sector performance; public policy processes; intergovernmental relations

Larry Miller, Ph.D., Syracuse

Public finance and budgeting; social policy


Quishi Wang, Ph.D., Nebraska (Omaha)

Public finance and budgeting

Yahong Zhang, Ph.D., Florida State
Public institutions and organizations

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