Master of Public Administration

barth: faculty: mpa: uncw

Thomas Barth, Ph.D.


Professor of Public Administration

Coordinator of the Strategic Management Academy

Faculty Advisor - Public Management Concentration


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University,Center for Public Administration and Policy, Ph.D.- Public Administration

University of Chicago, M.A.- Social Policy Analysis

University of Notre Dame, B.A.- Anthropology and Pre-Medicine

Research Topics

  • Organization Theory
  • Human Resource Management
  • Ethics



  • American National Government
  • Ethics and Leadership in Public Life
  • Introduction to Public Administration


  • Managing Public and Nonprofit Organizations
  • Public Human Resource Management
  • Applied Public Management Theory
  • Ethics in Public Life
  • Introduction to Public Affairs: Political, Social, and Economic Context of Public Administration
  • Capstone Seminar in Public Administration

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)