Faculty

Seung-Ho An, Ph.D.

Dr. Seung-Ho An is an Assistant Professor of Public Management in the School of Government and Public Policy at the University of Arizona. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Texas A&M University in 2018. Prior to joining the School, he was an Assistant Professor of Public...

Laura Bakkensen, Ph.D.

Dr. Laura A. Bakkensen utilizes applied microeconomic and econometric techniques to study the economics of natural disasters, identifying current hazard risks and evidence of adaptation to damages and fatalities across the globe. She also evaluates individual and policy responses to natural...

Elizabeth Baldwin, Ph.D.

Elizabeth Baldwin researches environmental, energy and water policy in the U.S. and internationally. She is broadly interested the role that non-state actors play in implementing natural resource policies, the way that laws and legal rules structure...

Anne Boustead, Ph.D., J.D.

Annie Boustead researches legal and policy issues related to electronic surveillance, privacy, policing, and drug policy.  She is particularly interested in empirically studying law enforcement surveillance, and evaluating the impact of policies regulating this surveillance.  She has a Ph.D....

Kirk Emerson, Ph.D.

Kirk Emerson is Professor of Practice in Collaborative Governance at the University of Arizona School of Government and Public Policy with joint appointments in the Schools of Planning and Public Health. She is also a Faculty Associate at the University of Arizona’s Udall Center for Studies in...

Adam Douglas Henry, Ph.D.

Adam Douglas Henry is a Professor in the School of Government and Public Policy, and is an affiliated member of the University of Arizona's Institute of the Environment. Dr. Henry's research focuses on questions of policy learning and sustainable...

Suyeon Jo, Ph.D.

Dr. Suyeon Jo is an Assistant Professor of Public Management in the School of Government and Public Policy at the University of Arizona. Her research and teaching interests include public and nonprofit management, public participation, volunteerism, collaborative governance, co-production, good...

Mike Letcher
H. Brinton Milward, Ph.D.
Brint Milward holds the Melody S. Robidoux Foundation Fund Leadership Chair at the University of Arizona. He was the first director of the School of Government & Public Policy, which is the largest school at the university. He was Director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse,...
Jun Peng, Ph.D.

Jun Peng is a Professor in public administration.  He has been teaching at the University of Arizona since earning his Ph.D from the State University of New York at Albany.  His research interest primarily focuses on state and local government financial management in the U.S., such as budgeting...

Craig R. Smith, Ph.D.

Craig R. Smith is an Associate Professor in the School of Government and Public Policy at the University of Arizona. His research focuses on public sector contracting and cross-sectoral collaboration. He is particularly interested in how governance arrangements and institutions can mitigate...