News from PMRA

Please see the announcements below along with the accompanying links and/or attachments for further information:

Sincerely,
PMRA Secretariat


PMRA is Looking for New Board Members…

We seek nominations for four board positions to serve for two-year terms. Nominations should be sent by March 30th to committee chair Leisha DeHart-Davis (ldd@unc.edu).


Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Public Administration and Development

Public Administration and Development (PAD) is planning a special issue on non-profits and democratization with a focus on the contributions that service providers/development NGOs can make to democratization efforts in the era of closing civic spaces.

More information is available on the journal’s website linked here. Paper proposals/abstracts are due by February 26, 2021


The Academy of Management, Public and Non-Profit Division Seeks Nominees for the Keith Provan Award

The award honors a distinguished colleague who has made sustained and substantial contributions to knowledge over their career.

The closing date for nominations is March 1st, 2021. More details are available at this link.


The Korean Journal of Policy Studies Seeks Papers for a Symposium on Politics, Administration and the Problem of Political Failure

To propose a paper for the symposium, please send a detailed abstract to kmeier@american.edu and kjps@snu.ac.kr by March 1, 2021. Click here for more information.


Papers Sought for a Symposium on Climate Change and Voluntary Sector

Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly invites symposium papers.

Deadline for submissions is March 1, 2021. More information may be found here.


Papers Sought for a Symposium on Performance Management in State and Local Government

State Local Government Review invites papers for a symposium on performance management.

Deadline for submissions is March 1, 2021. More information may be found here.


West Virginia University (WVU) seeks an inaugural Director of the Institute for Policy Research and Public Affairs

This is a tenured faculty position at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor in the Eberly College.  The Director will lead a new initiative to advance public policy and public affairs research and translational activities.

The screening process begins on March 1, 2021. More information is available at this link.


The School of Public Policy And Community Engaged Leadership at Colorado State is Hiring for Two Positions

Deadline for both positions is March 8, 2021. More information is linked above.


E-PARCC Invites Submissions for its 15th Annual Competition

The Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) at the Syracuse University Maxwell School is sponsoring its fifteenth annual E-PARCC competition to further stimulate the creation of effective and innovative teaching cases and simulations.

The deadline for entries is March 15, 2021.  Further information can be found in the attached flyer or at the E-PARCC website linked here.


UNC – Wilmington Hiring for an Assistant Professor

The Department of Public and International Affairs (PIA) at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) invites applications for a position as a nine-month, tenure-track assistant professor to play a role in our Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program and our new online Executive MPA program beginning August 2021.

Deadline for submissions is March 15, 2021. More information can be found here.


The Government Finance Research Center at the University of Illinois – Chicago is Seeking a Director

The Government Finance Research Center (https://gfrc.uic.edu/) in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA) at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) is a director to lead and guide projects addressing state and local government fiscal problems and concerns.

Deadline for submissions is April 1, 2021. More information may be found at this link.


The International Journal of Public Leadership Seeks Papers for a Special Issue on Public Leadership Dimensions of COVID-19 Response

The editors seek in-depth, theoretically-oriented research papers or case studies that focus on how politicians, public servants and civil society actors provide leadership in response to crisis.

Deadline for submission is August 1, 2021. More information can be found at this link.


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

PMRA@ku.edu