Jerrell D Coggburn


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JERRELL D. COGGBURN is a professor of public administration in North Carolina State University’s School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA). His main research interests are in public human resources management and public management. His co-authored research has been recognized with the Jesse Burkhead Award for the best article published in Public Budgeting & Finance in 2018, the 2010 Best Article Award from the American Review of Public Administration, and the 1997 William E. and Frederick C. Mosher Award for the best Public Administration Review article written by an academic. Coggburn serves on the editorial boards of the Review of Public Personnel Administration, Public Personnel Management, and Public Integrity. Coggburn is past chair of SPIA’s Department of Public Administration (2007-11; 2012-2019) and served as its director of graduate programs (2007-2009; 2013-2019). From 1999-2007, he was a faculty member at The University of Texas at San Antonio where he was also MPA director (2001-2004) and department chair (2004-2007). Coggburn received the B.A. degree in political science from Oklahoma State University and the MPA and Ph.D. degrees from the University of South Carolina.

Courses Taught:

PA 510 PA Institutions and Values

PA 598 Strategic Planning

PA 798 PA Research Methods & Traditions

PA 810 PA Research Ethics and Professional Socialization