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Faculty ​​​Member​

Contact Info/
​Office Hours

Research
Interests


Paul Teske

Dean

Distinguished
Professor

(303) 315-2805​

Email

For appointments, email

Chris Smith

Education policy; urban policy; regulatory policy


Parker Baxter

Scholar in Residence

(303) 315-2228

Email​

Office Hours:
​By Appointment
​Education policy​


Sebawit Bishu

Assistant Professor​​

(303) 315-0148

Email​

Spring 2017
Office Hours:
Tuesdays
12pm-4pm


​​Public management; city management; representative bureaucracy; organizational culture; diversity and inclusion




Wendy Bolyard

Senior Instructor

BAPS Program 
Director​​

Vita

(303) 315-0199

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Wednesdays 10am-12pm

Higher education management


Deserai Crow​

Associate Professor

Vita

​(303) 315-0146

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Mondays 
1pm-3pm, and by appointment​​

​​Environmental policy and governance; regulation; science and technology policy; media coverage and public policy; climate change policy; natural disasters

Mary Dodge


Professor

Vita

(303) 315-2086

Email​

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By Appointment

White collar crime; policing; gender; courts and juries; medical fraud; juvenile justice; corrections; crime policy


Lucy Dwight​​


Assistant Professor, Clinical Teaching Track

Vita

(303) 315-0076

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Wednesdays 1pm-3pm, and by appointment​

Race/ethnicity and policy in the U.S.; urban issues; inequality


Todd Ely

Associate Professor

 

Vita​

(303) 315-2152

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
On Sabbatical​

Public and not-for-profit financial management; education finance and policy; state and local government


Angela R. Gover

Professor

Vita

(303) 315-2474

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​

Interpersonal Violence, Gender and Crime, Crime Victimization/Victimology, and the Criminal Justice System's Response to Interpersonal Violence, including Domestic Violence Courts, Personal Protection Orders, and Law Enforcement Perceptions of IPV.






Mary Guy

Profe​ssor

Vita

(303) 315-2007

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Drop-ins welcome or email for an appointment

Public management with an emphasis on the human processes involved in public service delivery; gender issues and workplace diversity; public productivity and performance 



​Jane Hansberry

Scholar in Residence

MPA Program 
Director

Vita

(303) 315-0177

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Mondays
12pm-2pm, and by appointment​


Nonprofit leadership and management; nonprofits and the arts; negotiation and conflict resolution​






Tanya Heikkila

Professor

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

Vita​

(303) 315-2269

Email

Fall 2017 Office Hours:
By appointment

Environmental policy and governance; water resource management; collaborative institutions and inter-organizational coordination; comparative institutional analysis





Lorine Hughes

Associate Professor

MCJ Program Director

Vita

(303) 315-2989

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​

Street gangs, criminological theory, violence, juvenile delinquency





Kelly Hupfeld

Associate Dean, Student Affairs and Outreach

Asst. Research Professor

(303) 315-2898

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​

Education reform; management and organizational development; policy process; law and public policy



Sheila Huss

Senior Instructor

BACJ Program 
Director​

Vita

(303) 315-0526

Email

Fall 2017 Office Hours:
Mon. & Wed.  9:30am-10:45am, and by appointment

Environmental justice; capital punishment; criminology




Christine Martell

Associate Professor

Vita

(303) 315-2716

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment


Fiscal federalism; debt financing; building credit markets in developing countries; special districts; tax and expenditure limitations; budgets; policy

Sean McCandless

Instructor
​​(303) 315-0175

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​


​Social equity; constitutional law and public administration; administrative ethics



​Pamela Medina

 Senior Instructor

Vita

​(303) 315-0030

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Tuesdays        1
2pm-3pm , and by appointment​

Civic engagement, E-Government, Health Policy, and Non-Profit Management

Christine Martell

Robyn Mobbs

Senior Instructor

Vita

(303) 315-0030


Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​

Public health systems; health policy; organizational performance and effectiveness; organizational networks; collaborative governance; policy implementation


Mark Pogrebin

Professor

Vita

(303) 315-2871

Email

Fall 2017 Office Hours:
Tues. & Thurs.
12:30pm-2pm

Corrections; prisons; deviance; police violence
Eric Poole

Eric Poole

Professor

Vita​

(303) 315-2245

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Mon. & Weds.
11:50 am-1:50 pm

Criminal justice jurisprudence; criminal law and criminal procedure; civil liberties and civil rights




Geoffrey Propheter

Assistant Professor

Vita
(303) 315-0030

Email

Fall 2017 Office Hours:
Tues. & Fri.
11:30am-12:30pm
and by appointment
​Property tax policy and administration; local government; land and economic development; sports and public policy



Callie Rennison

Professor

Director of Equity and Title IX Coordinator for CU Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus

Vita​​​​

(303) 315-2813

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​

Victimization and victimology; crime trends; crime data; gangs​









John ​Ronquillo​

Assistant Professor

Vita​

(303) 315-0187

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​

Nonprofit management and leadership; social entrepreneurship; public management; organizational and social innovation; American Indian tribal governance and policy; indigenous leadership

Lonnie Schaible

Associate Professor

Vita

(303) 315-0041

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment

Criminology; criminal justice; policing; law and social control; organizational impacts on individuals; comparative and cross-national criminology; socio-historical development of criminal justice systems

Denise Scheberle

Clinical Teaching Professor

Vita

(970) 984-7032

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Call or email M-F, 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Environmental policy; public administration
Richard Stillman

Richard Stillman

Professor

Vita

(303) 315-2704

Email

Fall 2017   Office Hours:   on leave

Public administration; administrative history; comparative public administration; public management; leadership; ethics





William Swann​

Assis​tant Professor

Vita​
​(303) 315-0147

Email​

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Thursdays    
4pm-6pm, and by appointment​

Local government; public management; collaborative governance; urban sustainability and environmental policy



Danielle Varda

Associate Professor

Vita​

(303) 315-2129

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment

Network leadership ; collaborative governance; inter-organizational networks; public health systems and services research; nonprofit management; public management





Allan Wallis

Associate Professor

Vita

(303) 315-2829

Email

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
Wednesdays   
3pm-4:30pm thru 10/13/17; After 10/16/17:  Mon. & Thur. 12pm-1pm

Regional governance; growth management; elections; teamwork; leadership and ethics
 

Christopher Weible

Professor

PhD Program 
Director​

Vita​

(303) 315-2010

Email​

Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​
 

Policy process; collaborative governance; science and technology policy; environmental politics


Sandy Zook

Assistant Professor

(303) 315-0171

Email


Fall 2017
Office Hours:
By appointment​​

​Nonprofit management; international development; social entrepreneurship​
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