University of Colorado Denver
School of Public Affairs
P.O. Box 173364 - Campus Box 142
Denver, CO 80217 - 3364
Phone: (303) 315 - 2238
Fax: (303) 315 - 2229
April 9-10 2010: Institutional Analysis and Development Symposium
CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS
Areas of Interest: Democracy, the Public Policy Process, Program Evaluation, Voluntary Environmental Program
Bio: Professor deLeon has specialized in policy research on issues of technology development, assessment, and utilization, with substantive expertise on national security and energy. On seven occasions, he has been named his School's outstanding research scholar. In AY 2001/02, he received his School's Outstanding Service Award, and in 2002/03, its Outstanding Teacher Award. In 2011, the University of Colorado Regents named him a Distinguished Professor, the highest honor for the university's faculty.
In August 2000, he was awarded the prestigious (and unsolicited) Harold D. Lasswell Award by the Policy Studies Organization as "an outstanding scholar in contributing to our understanding of the substance and process of public policy."