Thursday March 7, 2013
Congratulations to Professor Howard Frank (Ph.D., Florida State University) as he has been selected as the new Chair for the Department of Public Administration.
Monday February 25, 2013
Dr. Meredith Newman was recently appointed to be the Senior Associate Dean for the College of Arts & Sciences at FIU. She served as the Chair of the Department of Public Administration for the past six years. A new department chair will be announced shortly.
Sunday February 24, 2013
PhD Student Palina Prysmakova will be recognized as a Founders' Forum Fellow at the 2013 annual conference of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) from March 15-19 in New Orleans.
Saturday February 23, 2013
PhD student Gretha Burchard received the David Gould Scholarship for attendance at the 2013 annual conference of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) from March 15-19 in New Orleans. The Gould Scholarship is awarded by ASPA's Section on International and Comparative Administration (SICA).
Tuesday January 15, 2013
The 2012-2013 Anne Ackerman Public Service Scholarship has been awarded to Catherine Houlihan, Nancy Vazquez, and Raul Mas.
Tuesday November 20, 2012
Dr. Meredith Newman was honored with a Professional Achievement Award from the University of Central Florida.
Friday October 5, 2012
Dr. Allan Rosenbaum has been elected as a Fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration.
Friday October 5, 2012
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.
Thursday August 2, 2012
George Burgess, former Miami-Dade County Manager is now part of the University as professor in the Department of Public Administration. Burgess holds 28 years of public service experience across various levels of government. In Miami-Dade, he served for eight years as Assistant County Manager, County Manager and County Budget Director. (Source: FIU Beacon - Andre'Anna Stonom, Contributing Writer)