MPA Overview
Mission Statement & Objectives
Overview of MPA Program (PPT)
Frequently Asked Questions
Admission to the MPA Program
Graduation & Employment Rates
Out of State & International Students

Getting Started
MPA Personal Datasheet (PDF)
Financial Assistance
Getting Started
Student Technology Resources

Resources & Program Info
MPA Style Manual
MPA Handbook (PDF)
Expected Student Competencies
Our Professional Values
Core Curriculum and Areas of Emphasis
Internship Requirements
Professional Paper
MPA Diversity Plan
Tuition and Fees

Post Degree
Post-Grad Intern & Fellowships

Other Options
Grad. Cert. in Security Studies
Grad. Cert. Public Management and Leadership

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MPA Personnel & Faculty

Below is a list of core MPA faculty & personnel, with links to their home pages (where you can find sample syllabi for courses we typically teach) and vitae.

Dr. Casey Fleming
Title: Assistant Professor, Ph.D. (North Carolina State University)
Office: A-134
Office Phone: (252) 328-1063
Fax: (252) 328-4134
Email Address: flemingca17@ecu.edu
Teaching Areas: Public and Nonprofit Management; Administrative Ethics; Organization Theory and Behavior
Home Page
Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Bonnie Mani
Title: Professor, Ph.D. (Virginia Commonwealth University)
Office: Brewster A-136
Office Phone: (252) 328-1060
Fax: (252) 328-4134
Email Address: manib@ecu.edu
Teaching Areas: Public Administration, Human Resource Management, Women in Politics, Methodology
Research Interests: Human Resource Development, Women in Politics and Public Administration
Home Page
Curriculum Vita

Dr. Carmine Scavo
Title: Professor, Ph.D. (University of Michigan)
Office: Brewster A-135
Office Phone: (252) 737-2335
Fax: (252) 328-4134
Email Address: scavoc@ecu.edu
Teaching Areas: Domestic Public Policy, State and Local Government, Media and Politics, Voting Behavior and Public Opinion
Research Interests: Research Interests: Urban Politics, Local Government, Electoral Behavior
Home Page
Curriculum Vita

Dr. Olga Victorovna Smirnova
Title: Associate Professor (Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte)
Office: Brewster A-102B
Office Phone: (252) 328-2348
Fax: (252) 328-4134
Email Address: smirnovao@ecu.edu
Teaching Areas: Public Policy, Transportation Policy, Agenda Setting and Policy Implementation, Urban development, Global Cities, State and Local Government
Research Interests: Public Policy Dimensions of Urban and Regional Economic Development, State and Local Government, the Impact of Annexation on Central City Growth, and the Interaction of Land Use and Transportation Policy
Home Page
Curriculum Vita

Lillian Butler, MPA Graduate Administrator
Office: Brewster A-129
Phone: (252) 328-1055
Email: butlerli17@ecu.edu

Dept. of Political Science, Brewster A-124, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Phone (252) 328-6189
Fax (252) 328-4134
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