Research

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Research Content

Recent Graduates

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Recent Graduates Tamara Dimitrijevska-Markoski – Public Administration Track Dissertation Chair: Naim Kapucu Dissertation Title: Use of Performance Information by Local Government Administrators: Evidence from Florida This dissertation examines the factors that facilitate and hinder the use of performance information by public administrators in local governments in Florida. Acknowledging the incompleteness of many theoretical and conceptual […]

Faculty & Staff

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Faculty & Staff Directory Kim Anderson, Ph.D., MSSW, LCSW Professor and Interim Director Doctoral Program in Public Affairs Thomas Bryer, Ph.D., M.P.A., B.A. Professor Public Administration, Doctoral Program in Public Affairs Su-I Hou, Dr.P.H., C.P.H., M.C.H.E.S., R.N. Professor Health Management and Informatics, Doctoral Program in Public Affairs Jesica Lovelace, M.P.A. Academic Support Services Coordinator Doctoral […]

Contact Info

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Contact Info Mailing Address Doctoral Program in Public Affairs College of Community Innovation and Education University of Central Florida 12805 Pegasus Drive HPA I (Bldg. 80), Suite 220 Orlando, FL 32816-3680 Physical location: HPA I – 220 Email: PAFPHD@ucf.edu Phone: 407-823-0712 FAX: 407-823-5821 pureblack.de

ABD Student Dissertations

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ABD Student Dissertations Orville Clayton – ABD, Health Services Management and Research Track Dissertation Chair: Dr. Thomas Wan Dissertation Title: Jail Mental Health Innovations: Factors Influencing Mental Health Services Innovations for Jails This study utilized a mixed methods research design to investigate the factors that influence the adoption of mental health services for Florida’s jails and the quality […]

Publications & Presentations

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Publications & Presentations Recent Publications Colleen Campbell Campbell, C., Burg, M. & Gammonley, D. (2015). Measures for incident reporting of patient violence and aggression towards healthcare providers: A Systematic Review. Aggression & Violent Behavior. Campbell, C. (2015). Innovations in Governance: Application to Social Work. Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership & Governance, 39(4), 399-347. Campbell, C., […]

Student Spotlight

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Student Spotlight Colleen Campbell Colleen Campbell, a student in the Social Work Track, presented her ongoing research on violence against home health care workers at the Fourth International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector, held Oct. 22-24 in Miami. Campbell made two oral presentations at the conference, a 90-minute workshop and a 30-minute lecture, […]

Financial Support

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Financial Support The College of Community Innovation and Education and the UCF College of Graduate Studies offer a number of opportunities for full-time students to receive fellowships and other means of financial support.This support includes: Merit-Based Fellowships Minority Fellowships Scholarships Assistantships For complete information, visit www.admissions.graduate.ucf.edu/funding/. Merit-Based Fellowships Trustees Doctoral Fellowship College-nominated; selected by UCF […]

Mission, Vision & Values

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Mission, Vision & Values Mission The Doctoral Program in Public Affairs prepares future leaders to deal with complex social, health and governance issues that cut across traditional disciplinary boundaries. The curriculum comprises an interdisciplinary core with advanced studies in criminal justice, health, public administration and social work. The program has a community-based focus with an […]

Program Description

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Program Description UCF’s Doctoral Program in Public Affairs is an interdisciplinary program that draws on the strengths of faculty members in criminal justice, health management and informatics, public administration, and social work. The program prepares students for academic appointments in colleges and universities as well as research and leadership positions in public, nonprofit and private agencies. The dynamic […]