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Public Affairs professors are dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and public service. The majority of full-time faculty have doctoral degrees from leading universities. Several have distinguished backgrounds heading government agencies and managing nonprofit organizations. The faculty author books and articles in the leading academic journals, provide expert commentary for print and broadcast media, and participate in professional and civic associations at the national, state, and local levels.
The School has a full complement of staff members to assist students and faculty in admissions, advisement, technology support, and executive program development. The staff are members of the leading professional associations in their fields.