Damien Ejigiri (PhD, Texas A&M). Professor of Public Administration. Research interests include: Computer Applications, Population Projection, Quantitative Analysis, Urban and Regional Planning. Public Administration Teacher of the Year 1992, 1994; National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration Award for Teaching Excellence, 1997 (NASPAA).
Leslie T. Grover (Ph.D in Policy Studies from Clemson University) Assistant Professor of Public Administration. Research interests include: Community Development, Domestic Poverty Policy, Economic Development, Public policy, Research Writing, Regional Economic Development, and the Socioeconomics of Economically Distressed Areas.
Eric Horent (Ph.D. in Economics from Louisiana State University) Research interests include: Economics, Public Finance, Statistics, Socio-economic Disparity Measurement, Quality of Life Measurement, Regional Economic Development, and Minority Business Development.
Sharon Parsons (PhD, Florida Atlantic University). Associate Professor of Public Administration. Research interests include: Health Care Policy and Administration, Nonprofit Management, Ethics in Public Policy and Administration, Human Resource Management, and Organizational Behavior.
Mylon Winn (PhD, University of Washington). Associate Professor. Research interests include: Public Administration Politics and Public Productivity.
James S. Larson (Ph.D. in Political Science from Southern Illinois University ). Professor of Public Administration. Research interests include: Quantitative Methods, Domestic Social Policy, American Political Institutions, State and Local Government.
Blanche Smith (MPA, Tennessee State University). Assistant Professor of Political Science. Internship and Placement Director, School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs.