Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique PCA 257
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
The FIU Department of Public Administration is proud to be a sponsor of the 2018 Best Practices Conference, which the South Florida Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) will host the at the Town of Cutler Bay on Friday, February 2nd. This year's theme is "Municipal Innovation and Civic Engagement" Visit aspasouthfl.org to learn more.
Congratulations to two of our outstanding doctoral students who were on the job market this year for their remarkable accomplishments. Andrea Marie Headley, was chosen for a post-doc at the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley and, then will join the John Glenn College of Public Affairs at Ohio State University (OSU). Vaiva Kalesnikaite will join the Department of Public Administration at the State University of New York, the College at Brockport.
The purpose of the Ramon Sanchez Student Enrichment Fund is two-fold: 1) to honor the legacy of Mr. Ramon Sanchez, a long-time adjunct in the Department of Public Administration, who tragically died from injuries sustained in a car accident in January 2012; and 2) to fund lectures and other events that strengthen our PA students' and alumni experiences.
Three of our PA students received the Equity & Inclusion Fellowships at the annual meeting of the Association for Public Policy and Management in Chicago!