School of Public Administration Professor Receives Richard P. Nathan Public Policy Fellowship

School of Public Administration Professor Receives Richard P. Nathan Public Policy Fellowship

Staci Zavattaro will serve as a research fellow through August 2023.  ...
Public Affairs Doctoral Student Awarded Fellowship for Hispaniola Dissertation Research

Public Affairs Doctoral Student Awarded Fellowship for Hispaniola Dissertation Research

As a Mellon Fellow, Ruth Kessa will receive financial, technical and mentorship support to aid in her dissertation research ...
UCF Public Administration Assistant Professor Named National Center for Atmospheric Research Early Career Faculty Innovator

UCF Public Administration Assistant Professor Named National Center for Atmospheric Research Early Career Faculty Innovator

Yue ‘Gurt’ Ge will be studying how partnerships between weather forecasters and critical infrastructure operators can enhance systems’ resilience to ...
UCF Associate Professor Receives Award for Exceptional Emergency Management Education

UCF Associate Professor Receives Award for Exceptional Emergency Management Education

Knox received the Kay C. Goss Innovation & Technology Award from the Federal Emergency Management Agency during its annual higher ...
UCF Alum Named Assistant Director of U.S. Secret Service Office of Investigations

UCF Alum Named Assistant Director of U.S. Secret Service Office of Investigations

David Smith ’98 ’00MPA has held numerous roles with the U.S. Secret Service over his nearly 21-year career ...
As Hurricane Season Kicks Off, UCF Researchers Working to Make Communities More Resilient

As Hurricane Season Kicks Off, UCF Researchers Working to Make Communities More Resilient

More than a dozen researchers are working on a wide variety of research that looks to prepare, respond, and mitigate ...
When Hurricanes Strike, Social Media Can Save Lives

When Hurricanes Strike, Social Media Can Save Lives

A UCF study finds social media can be a powerful tool for cities to communicate and to collect information to ...
New Tool from UCF-led Team Shows Homeowners and Renters the True Cost of Disasters

New Tool from UCF-led Team Shows Homeowners and Renters the True Cost of Disasters

The tool can provide disaster readiness reports for 13.3 million addresses in 196 counties along the Gulf of Mexico — ...
Graduating Nonprofit Management Student Gives Back by Establishing New Scholarship

Graduating Nonprofit Management Student Gives Back by Establishing New Scholarship

Sean Farrell and his wife, Valerie, created the Farrell Nonprofit Opportunity Scholarship to help undergraduate nonprofit management students ...
UCF Reach for the Stars 2022 Honorees Are Pioneers in Their Fields of Study

UCF Reach for the Stars 2022 Honorees Are Pioneers in Their Fields of Study

From creating resilient communities that can withstand natural disasters to educating the public through fiction that explains real science, this ...
Celebrating 10 Years of UCF's Research Administration Program

Celebrating 10 Years of UCF’s Research Administration Program

The School of Public Administration looks back on – and ahead to – the success of one of UCF’s graduate ...
UCF Expert on Emergency Management: It’s All About Helping People

UCF Expert on Emergency Management: It’s All About Helping People

Associate Professor Abdul-Akeem Sadiq works with agencies so they can help families recover after disasters, including finding closure after losing ...
UCF Alum Founds Nonprofit to Assist Homeless LGBTQ+ Youth

UCF Alum Founds Nonprofit to Assist Homeless LGBTQ+ Youth

Austin Rivers ’20MPA, who was recently featured on the The Kelly Clarkson Show, created Knit the Rainbow to provide handmade ...
Lithuania Honors UCF Professor with National Award for Global Leadership

Lithuania Honors UCF Professor with National Award for Global Leadership

Thomas Bryer received the Global Lithuanian Award for contributions to scientific progress in Lithuania ...
UCF Public Administration Pegasus Professor Selected to Join the National Academy of Public Administration

UCF Public Administration Pegasus Professor Selected to Join the National Academy of Public Administration

Naim Kapucu will be inducted as a 2021 fellow in early November ...
Scroll to top