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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!
Allan Rosenbaum received the President’s Council Worlds Ahead Faculty Award, the top honor awarded at Faculty Convocation.
Apply now for the 6th cohort of the NASPAA accredited FIU Executive MPA by Oct 1st, 2017. Starting in Jan.2018, the EMPA is an accelerated program that allows you to graduate in just 16 months and features Saturday only classes. Conveniently located at the brand new FIU I-75 location in Miramar. Be a part of a dynamic cohort of accomplished professionals and take your career to the next level.
In response to the growing disparity in income and prosperity among Miami-Dade County residents, FIU’s Metropolitan Center and Citi Community Development launched a “Prosperity Agenda for Miami-Dade,” a groundbreaking research-based community action plan that identifies specific wealth-building strategies to improve economic opportunity and self-sufficiency.
The Seoul Case Study Program gives MPA students an opportunity to become immersed in an international study abroad environment that examines Public Administration. This year’s session was the 19th Seoul Case Study Program and was from March 26th through April 2nd, 2016.
MPA students Crystal Lean and Harold Silva competed with more than 300 students from around the world at eight regional sites for NASPAA's Second Annual Student Simulation Competition on Global Climate Change.
The Association of Government Accounts (AGA) presented Alfredo Riverol with the Distinguished Local Government Leadership National Award at its Annual National Leadership Conference in Washington D.C.
N. Emel Ganapati's work with Nepal earthquake research