Announcements

Interested in being a Sponsor of PMRC2022?

Arizona State University and the University of Arizona are happy to be hosting the 2022 Public Management Research Conference in downtown Phoenix May 25-28. The conference theme is Public Management at Extremes: Climate, Borders, and Politics. The conference will include traditional paper presentations, workshops, percolators (discussing current issues), a poster session, and more. PMRC2022 will host public management scholars from around the world.

Sponsorship opportunities for PMRC2022 – including program advertisements, lunches, coffee breaks, poster session awards, and student support scholarships covering registration fees or housing. We hope your organization will consider sponsoring this important event.

Contact Marcus.Jones@asu.edu for sponsorship opportunities.


The IRSPM Panel on “Encountering Development and Public Management in the Evolving Post-Covid Era” Seeks Papers

The panel invites papers considering the notions of development and public management as two related theoretical constructs for framing and capturing varying encounters. Either theoretical or empirical papers focusing on the evolving notion of development and connecting it with wider social-political-administrative changes taking place in public management are welcome.

More information may be found here. The call for paper abstracts is open until January 24, 2022.


IRSPM Seeks Papers for its Annual Conference

The International Research Society for Public Management (IRSPM) 2022 annual conference will occur April 19-22. The theme for the conference will be Facing the future: Evolving Social-Political-Administrative Relations and the Future of Administrative Systems. The annual conference will be fully online.

The call for papers is closing January 24, 2022. Further information, including a full list of panels, may be found here.


IRSPM Invites Nominations for the O’Leary and Routledge Awards

The Routledge Award is presented to an outstanding scholar who has made sustained contributions to public management research over a significant period of time. This award is decided upon by the IRSPM board, based on the nominees’ academic achievement, service to the community, and contribution to the cause or events of IRSPM. It was first presented in 2007 and is sponsored by Routledge (which provides a book voucher for their products).

The O’Leary Prize was established to recognize excellent scholarship on women in public administration, broadly defined. It is named after Professor Rosemary O’Leary, a previous IRSPM Routledge lifetime achievement award winner, and was first awarded in 2019. 

Nominating information for the O’Leary Prize may be found here.

Information on the Routledge Award is here.

Deadline for nominations is January 31, 2022.


The Maxwell School Seeks a Professor of Practice in Community Impact

Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs seeks outstanding candidates for the Cramer Family Professor of Practice in Community Impact in the Citizenship and Civic Engagement Program.  The goal of the position is to provide support across a range of community engagement efforts that develop capabilities and skills in entrepreneurship, civic engagement, philanthropy, conflict resolution, and social innovation and impact. The ideal candidate will help students think globally while acting locally in Syracuse, Rochester, and Utica.

Deadline for applications is January 31, 2022. More information may be found here.


Organization Seeks Papers for Special Issue on Public Value 

Full details can be found here. Deadline for submissions is January 31, 2022.


The School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA) at the University of Kansas Seeks the next Edwin O. Stene Distinguished Professor in Public Management.

The successful candidate will contribute to the intellectual leadership of SPAA through research that speaks to contemporary social issues, high-quality teaching, and service to the broader public management community. The Stene Distinguished Professorship is currently held by Professor Rosemary O’Leary and previously by Professor H. George Frederickson. Questions and nominations may be sent to Heather Getha-Taylor, Search Committee Co-Chair, at hgtaylor@ku.edu

Initial review of applications will begin February 12, 2022. The position remains open until filled. More information may be found at this link


Public Policy and Administration Seeks Papers for a Special Issue on AI

Public Policy and Administration is seeking scholarly manuscripts for a special issue on Artificial Intelligence and Public Administration: Actors, Governance, and Policy.

Proposals are due February 28, 2022. More information may be found here.


The Public and Nonprofit Division of AoM Seeks Nominations for Best Book Award

The Best Book Award Selection Committee for the Public and Nonprofit Division of the Academy of Management is requesting nominations for the Division’s 2022 Best Book Award. Books nominated should have publications dates of 2019, 2020, or 2021.

Nominations for the award should include the author’s name, book title, publisher, date of publication, and short paragraph supporting the nomination and should be sent to the committee chair, Amanda Rutherford at: aruther@indiana.edu. Self-nomination is allowed. Nominations are due February 28, 2022.

More information may be found here.


UNC Wilmington Invites Applications for the Betty and Dan Cameron Family Distinguished Professor of Innovation in the Nonprofit Sector 

The Department of Public and International Affairs (PIA) at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) invites applications for a nine-month tenured faculty position at the rank of full professor as the Betty and Dan Cameron Family Distinguished Professor of Innovation in the Nonprofit Sector.

Deadline for applications is February 28, 2022. More information may be found at this link.


APSA Seeks Nominations for the Gaus Award

The Award Committee of the American Political Science Association is requesting nominations for the 2022 John Gaus Award for a lifetime of exemplary scholarship in the joint tradition of political science and public administration.

More information, including the nomination link and list of previous awardees, can be found here. Nominations are due by March 1, 2022.


TAD16 Seeks Papers for its Annual Conference

The 16th Transatlantic Dialogue (TAD16) will occur June 9-11, 2022 in Roskilde, Denmark. The theme for the conference will be Strategic Management of Public Sector Transformation in Turbulent Times: Enhancing Collaborative Governance and Co-creation of Public Value.

The call for papers closes March 1, 2022Further information, including a full description of workshop topics, may be found here.


Call for Papers for TAD16 Panel, ”Enhancing Public Performance Through Interagency and Cross-sector Collaboration”

Wouter Van Dooren (University of Antwerp) and Rosemary O’Leary (University of Kansas) invite paper proposals for the Transatlantic Dialogue Workshop on ”Enhancing public performance through interagency and cross-sector collaboration.”

More information may be found here. Abstracts are due by March 1, 2022.


The 2022 Annual E-PARCC Teaching Case and Simulation Competition is Open

The E-PARCC Teaching Case and Simulation Competition invites submissions to further stimulate the creation of effective and innovative teaching cases and simulations. The E-PARCC Competition consists of two tracks: (1) collaborative problem solving, collaborative governance, and network governance and analysis, and (2) collaborative methods in international development.

The deadline is March 12, 2022.  More information may be found here.


Public Personnel Management Seeks Papers for a Special Issue on Inclusion in the Public Sector Workplace 

The Co-Editors of the special issue invite manuscript proposals that offer conceptual, theoretical, empirical and practice-informed responses from diverse perspectives, including scholarly and practitioner voices.

More information may be found here. Deadline for proposals is March 31, 2022.


The Bloch School Invites Applications for an Endowed Faculty Position in Public Affairs

The Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City is seeking applications for a tenured Endowed Chair position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Questions can be directed to Dr. Arif Ahmed, search committee chair, at ahmedar@umkc.edu

The position is open until filled. More information may be found here


FIU Hiring for Two Assistant Professor Positions

The Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) is hiring for a tenure track Assistant Professor and a non-tenure track Assistant Teaching Professor.

More information in the tenure track position may be found here.

Information on the teaching position may be found here.

Both positions are open until filled.


Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) College of Public Policy Hiring for Two Assistant Professor Positions

The College invites applications for full-time Assistant Professors in the following areas:

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. More information may be found at this link.


Nazarbayev University is Recruiting for Open Rank Faculty Positions

Nazarbayev University – located in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan – is an English-language research university established in partnership with leading universities around the world.

The Graduate School of Public Policy (GSPP) at Nazarbayev University invites applications to open rank positions on their faculty.

More information may be found here.


University of Cincinnati Seeks a Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Public Administration 

The School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor with a focus in Public Administration. Questions should be directed to Dr. Brandi Blessett, MPA Director, at brandi.blessett@uc.edu

The position is open until filled. More information may be found here.


University of Oklahoma Norman Hiring for an Assistant Professor in Public Administration/Social Equity

The University of Oklahoma invites applications for a tenure-track position in public administration at the assistant professor level. Substantive research focus is open, but candidates whose work focuses on inequality, social justice, tribal governance, and/or issues related to race, ethnicity, or sovereignty are preferred.

More information may be found at this link.


University of North Georgia Seeks an Assistant Professor of Public Administration

The Master of Public Administration Program in the Department of Political Science and International Affairs at the University of North Georgia is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor at its Dahlonega campus. The program is seeking candidates who can teach in the online MPA program in the area of non-profit management and other general PA courses.

Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. More information may be found here.


University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) Hiring for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Urban Planning

The Department of Public Affairs and Planning (PAPL) in the College of Architecture, Planning  and Public Affairs (CAPPA) at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) invites applications for a  tenure-track/tenured position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor of Urban Planning. Questions may be addressed to Dr. Ivonne Audirac (audirac@uta.edu), Search Committee Chair.

More information may be found here. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the position is filled.


Public Management Research Association (PMRA)
University of Kansas
School of Public Affairs & Administration

PMRA@ku.edu