NamePositionExpertise
Christine Beckman headshotChristine M. BeckmanThe Price Family Chair in Social Innovation and Professor of Public PolicySocial innovation and inequality, organizational learning and interorganizational networks, entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship, technology and work, organizational control
Tara BlancAssociate Professor (Teaching)Civic engagement, leadership, public service ethics, political behavior
Nicole E. EsparzaAssociate ProfessorNonprofit organizations, networks, philanthropy, and urban inequality
James M. FerrisProfessor
Emery Evans Olson Chair in Non-Profit Entrepreneurship and Public Policy
Director, Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy
Philanthropy, nonprofit economics, public finance, public policy, institutional analysis
Carol J. GeffnerProfessor of the Practice of Governance, Management and Policy
Director, Executive Master of Leadership
Strategy, executive leadership, transformation and change
Howard GreenwaldProfessorHealth service delivery, organizational behavior, survey design
Rym KakiRym KakiAssociate Professor (Teaching)
Vice Chair of the Department of Governance, Management, and the Policy Process
Public and non-profit organizations management, public policy analysis, urban poverty policy, social entrepreneurship, institutional design, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Janna King RezaeeAssistant ProfessorU.S. political institutions and the policy process, the presidency, Congress, executive branch agencies
Dora Kingsley VertentenProfessor (Teaching)Public policy, intergovernmental management, non-profit management, strategic planning, social media and information technologies useful in collaborative and participatory democracy
Dean Jack H. Knott headshotJack H. KnottDean
C. Erwin and Ione L. Piper Chair and Professor
Political institutions and public policy, health policy, and public management.
William LeachAssociate Professor (Teaching)Collaborative governance, economics, planning, social policy, environmental policy, health policy
Daniel A. MazmanianProfessor of Public PolicyEnvironmental policy, policy implementation, sustainable communities, political science
Jennifer Miller headshotJennifer MillerAssistant Professor (Teaching)Economic development, science and technology policy, workforce policy
Juliet Ann Musso headshotJuliet Ann MussoAssociate Professor
Vice Dean for Academic Affairs
Federalism, urban political economy, fiscal policy, community governance, neighborhood organizations
Deborah J. NatoliProfessor (Teaching) Governance, Management, Policy Process
Director, Professional Doctorate Program
Adult development and learning, leadership, human behavior and organizations, depth psychology and psychoanalysis
Kelly Rawlings headshotKelly RawlingsAssociate Professor (Teaching)Civic engagement and public participation, organizational behavior, nonprofit leadership and management, transformational leadership and change
Bill Resh headshotWilliam G. ReshAssociate ProfessorPublic Management, US presidency and executive politics, policy implementation, organization theory, personnel policy, organizational behavior
Peter J. RobertsonAssociate ProfessorOrganizational theory and behavior, organizational change, ecological governance, collaborative organizing, interorganizational networks
Mindy Romero headshotMindy RomeroResearch Assistant ProfessorPolitical sociology, voting rights and electoral participation, latino political behavior, collective political behavior, youth civic engagement, identity and political movements, social stratification, new technologies and civic engagement
Neeraj SoodProfessor
Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs
Vice Dean for Research
Health care costs, global health, health insurance markets and benefits design, medical innovation and regulatory policy, Medicare and aging
Erroll Southers HeadshotErroll G. SouthersProfessor of the Practice in National and Homeland Security
Director, Safe Communities Institute
Director of Homegrown Violent Extremism Studies
Counterterrorism, homegrown violent extremism, school violence prevention
Lois M. Takahashi headshotLois M. TakahashiProfessor (Teaching)
Houston I. Flournoy Professor of State Government
Director, USC Price School in Sacramento
Public and social service delivery to vulnerable populations in the U.S. and in Southeast/South Asian cities
Shui Yan Tang headshotShui Yan TangProfessor
Frances R. and John J. Duggan Professor in Public Administration
Chair, Department of Governance, Management and the Policy Process
Institutional Analysis and Design; Collaborative Governance; Local and Community-based Governance; Common-Pool Resource Governance; Environmental Politics and Policy; Microfinance
Michael ThomAssociate Professor (Teaching)Taxation; public finance; regulatory policy; public policy analysis; political philosophy
Frank Zerunyan headshotFrank V. ZerunyanProfessor of the Practice of Governance
Director, Executive Education
Director of ROTC Programs
Local Governments, Administrative Law, Public Private Partnerships, Leadership, Negotiation, and Executive Education