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Profiles of users whose last name starts with A

  1. Khaldoun AbouAssi, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Khaldoun AbouAssi holds a PhD in public administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Pu… More

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    (202) 885-2509

  2. Jean Accius, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Dr. Jean Accius is a nationally recognized expert on aging policy, livable communities and long-term… More

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  3. Marilee Adams, Adjunct Professor

    Marilee Adams, Ph.D., is an author, executive coach, facilitator, and professional speaker. She is p… More

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  4. Lynn Addington, Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Professor Addington’s research interests include the nature of violent crime and its impact on victi… More

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    (202) 885-2902

  5. Anna Amirkhanyan, Associate Professor

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Professor Amirkhanyan’s research and teaching focuses on public and nonprofit management, public sec… More

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    (202) 885-6289

  6. Andrea Artero, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  7. Richard Axelrod, Senior Adjunct Professorial Lecture

    Dick Axelrod is among the world’s top OD practitioners, specializing in whole-system change. The “Co… More

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  8. David Azerrad, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Profiles of users whose last name starts with B

  1. Korneliya Bachiyska, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  2. Tricia Bacon, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Tricia Bacon, PhD, is an Assistant Professor at American University’s School of Public Affairs. She … More

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    (202) 885-6556

  3. Karen Baehler, Scholar in Residence

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Professor Karen Baehler holds a Ph.D. in Policy Sciences from the University of Maryland (1999), whe… More

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    (202) 885-6072

  4. Kim Ball, Research Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

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  5. Patrick Barker, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  6. Chana Barron, Assistant Professor

    SPA - JLC

    A lawyer and social scientist, Prof. Barron received her Master’s degree from the Department Of Just… More

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    (202) 885-2315

  7. Brad Bartholomew, Professorial Lecturer

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Dr. Bartholomew received his doctoral degree from the University of Maryland in 2012. His research f… More

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    (202) 885-2367

  8. Scott A. Bass, Provost

    Provost, Office of the

    Scott A. Bass is the Provost at AU and Professor of Public Administration and Policy. A Fellow of th… More

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    (202) 885-2127

  9. Richard Benedetto, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Richard Benedetto is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He is a retired White House correspondent a… More

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  10. John Bennett, Adjunct Associate Professor

    John Bennett, PhD is a practitioner, academic, and educator who earned his MA and PhD in Human and O… More

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  11. Richard Bennett, Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Professor Bennett's research interests include comparative criminology, comparative criminal justice… More

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    (202) 885-2956

  12. Heather Berthoud, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    With over 25 years of experience as an OD practitioner, Heather Berthoud specializes in nonprofit an… More

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  13. Kamal Beyoghlow, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Kamal Beyoghlow is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Government at American University but a full Pr… More

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  14. Amy Bills, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  15. Ilona Birenbaum, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Ms. Birenbaum is a leadership and organizational consultant/leadership coach with over 20 years of e… More

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  16. Kevin Boyle, Adjunct Instructor

    Kevin Boyle has been an adjunct professor with Justice, Law, and Criminology since 2016. Mr. Boyle i… More

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  17. Andrew Brannegan, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Andrew Brannegan is presently the senior data analyst at Aspire Public Schools, which operates 40 sc… More

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  18. Victor Brito, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  19. Javier Bronfman Horovitz, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Javier received his PhD in Public Administration and Policy at American University, Washington D.C.,… More

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  20. Quentin Brummet, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  21. Anastasia Bukashe, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Dr. Anastasia Bukashe, based in Johannesburg, South Africa, has recently joined our faculty to take … More

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with C

  1. William Chadick, Adjunct Associate Professor

  2. Alexander Clayton, Adjunct Instructor

  3. E. Coleman, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  4. Kimberly Cowell-Meyers, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Government

    Kimberly Cowell-Meyers is Assistant Professor of Government. An AU alumna, she has taught at AU, St.… More

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    (202) 885-6223

  5. Clarence Crawford, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Clarence Crawford is founder and president of the Teach ‘em to Fish. The God-given value proposition… More

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    (202) 885-2357

  6. Elizabeth Crowe, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Elizabeth Crowe is a Research Associate at the Urban Institute, where her research focuses on the ro… More

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  7. Suat Cubukcu, Adjunct Instructor

Profiles of users whose last name starts with D

  1. Jeri Darling, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Jeri Darling is President of Darling Global, LLC and has more than 25 years of experience working wi… More

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  2. Billy Davies, Associate Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Dr. Davies is approaching the study of the European Union legal system from a fresh perspective by c… More

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    (202) 885-2319

  3. Christiaan De Waal, Adjunct Instructor

    - Investigator-in-Charge/Director of Investigations

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  4. Roberto DiBella, Adjunct Instructor

  5. Glendon Diehl, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  6. Rachel Dinkes, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  7. Brendan Dooley, Professorial Lecturer

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Dr. Dooley is a 2010 graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis. His research focuses on the s… More

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  8. Daniel Dreisbach, Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Professor Dreisbach earned a doctor of philosophy degree from Oxford University, where he studied as… More

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    (202) 885-2380

  9. Robert Durant, Professor Emeritus

    Professor Durant resides in Atlanta, Georgia and is a founding partner of Emeritus Associates, LLC. … More

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    (202) 885-2509

Profiles of users whose last name starts with E

  1. Keith Earley, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  2. Chris Edelson, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Government

    Chris Edelson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Government. His teaching and research i… More

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    (202) 885-6218

  3. James Eisenmann, Adjunct Instructor

    James M. Eisenmann has been the Executive Director of the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board since … More

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  4. Todd Eisenstadt, Professor

    SPA - Government

    Professor Eisenstadt has worked on five continents and published award-winning books and articles in… More

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    (202) 885-6493

  5. Karen Ellis, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Karen L. Ellis retired in December 2014 as the Assistant Inspector General for Investigations (AIG/I… More

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  6. Ronald Elving, Adjunct Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

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  7. Michelle Engert, Scholar in Residence

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Michelle Engert has joined the faculty of Justice, Law, and Criminology after a diverse career as bo… More

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with F

  1. David Fagelson, Associate Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Professor Fagelson's research interests include ethical issues in law, politics and international re… More

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    (202) 885-2397

  2. Lewis Faulk, Associate Professor

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Professor Faulk's research focuses on nonprofit management, nonprofit finance, and the intersection … More

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    (202) 885-6384

  3. Nathan Favero, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Nathan Favero is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Administration and Policy. His r… More

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    (202) 885-6362

  4. Daniel Fiorino, Distinguished Executive in Residence

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Daniel J. Fiorino is the Director of the Center for Environmental Policy and Executive in Residence … More

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    (202) 885-3864

  5. G. Borden Flanagan, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Government

    On research leave at the University of Toronto for the academic year 2014-2015. Borden Flanagan’s ar… More

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    (202) 885-6495

  6. Carla Flink, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Carla Flink is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Administration and Policy. She ear… More

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  7. Brian Forst, Professor

    SPA - JLC

    Brian Forst joined the American University faculty in 1992, following three years on the George Wash… More

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    (202) 885-6270

  8. Catherine Fox, Adjunct Instructor

    Catherine Fox is Founder and Principal of an international consulting and coaching practice CJFox As… More

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  9. Kathleen Frey, Instructor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Katie Frey is currently finishing her PhD at the University of Maryland College Park. Her dissertati… More

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with G

  1. R. Sam Garrett, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    SPA - Government

    R. Sam Garrett holds a Ph.D. in political science, M.P.A. and B.A. (summa cum laude), all from Ameri… More

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    (202) 885-3491

  2. Seth Gershenson, Associate Professor

    SPA - Public Admin and Policy

    Dr. Seth Gershenson holds a PhD from Michigan State University in Economics with a primary focus on … More

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    (202) 885-2687

  3. Anne M. Ferrante, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    KSB - Acad Progs - Graduate

    Anne Ferrante is the Director of Graduate Programs at American University’s Kogod School of Business… More

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    (202) 885-1907

  4. Carrie Giddins, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  5. Edward Girovasi, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Ed Girovasi is a Senior Consultant with the Acquisition and Product Support Group of LMI in Tysons, … More

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  6. Susan Glover, Assistant Professor

    SPA - Government

    Professor Glover teaches and does research in the field of comparative politics, with a concentratio… More

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    (202) 885-2674

  7. Jon Gould, Professor

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Jon Gould returns to American University in 2017 from his appointment as a Senior Policy Advisor in … More

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    (202) 885-6535

  8. Claire Griggs, Professorial Lecturer

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Claire Griggs is a faculty member in the Department of Justice, Law and Criminology in the School of… More

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    (202) 885-6684

  9. Jennifer Gumbrewicz, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Jennifer Gumbrewicz is a successful attorney, experienced professor, and proven leader with a long c… More

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    (202) 885-6386