PhD Staff Contacts:
Student Services: email@example.com
(303) 315 - 2743
Student Services: firstname.lastname@example.org
(303) 315 - 2487
Program Director: email@example.com
(303) 315 - 2269
Director of Student Recruitment and Career Services: firstname.lastname@example.org
(303) 315 - 2227
Contact David Carter at: email@example.com
Interested in attending professional conferences and submitting papers for conferences or journals? Read this overview of conferences, journals, and professional associations in the field of public affairs.
American Society for Public Administration
Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management
American Political Science Association
Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action
Academy of Management
Midwest Political Science Association
The Workshop on Policy Process Research
(WOPPR) provides opportunities for SPA PhD students to learn about the
study of the policy process and to present their own research. Visit
the WOPPR homepage for more information, or contact Professor Chris Weible.
If you are interested in learning more about SPA dissertations, these three cover a range of topics, methods, and organizational approaches.
Lucy Mermagen Dissertation.pdf
Marc W. Davis Dissertation.pdf
Dallis J. Elgin Dissertation.pdf
Planning your career? This page has links to helpful career resources as well as a selection of current job postings for PhD graduates in public affairs.