News and events
For County Managers:
Join Dr. Jenny Biddle and her environmental policy students at Earth Day Wilmington, April 26th 12-6pm at Hugh McRae Park. Sponsored by the MPA program, this event will help raise awareness about water quality in North Carolina and the Cape Fear region.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Jeffrey Brudney: "Article by Brudney Among Esteemed Journal's 75 Most Influential"
Betty and Dan Cameron Family Distinguished Professor of Innovation in the Nonprofit Sector Dr. Jeffrey Brudney releases the full film "Beyond the Classroom: Learning to Lead," highlighting his class "Nonprofit Leadership Experience"
Check out local media coverage of Dr. Dan Masters, Dr. Paige Tan, and Dr. Aaron King of the Department of Public and International Affairs, along with Dr. Herb Berg of International Studies, participating in a panel on September 2013 on the topic of US intervention in Syria.
For additional information contact Dr. John Brennan.
For additional information contact Professor Michael Haas, J.D.
Department of Public and International Affairs
Welcome to the Department of Public and International Affairs. We are a department that is dedicated to teaching, research, service, and public engagement in the areas of politics and public administration in the local, state, national, and international arenas. In addition to a BA degree in political science, we offer Masters Degrees in Public Administration, Coastal and Ocean Policy, and Conflict Management and Resolution. We also offer a graduate certificate in Conflict Management and Resolution. We have minors in political science, public administration, international affairs, and pre-law. Our department is actively engaged in innovative teaching modes such as our Great Decisions Lecture Series in the area of international politics and our Quality Enhancement for Non-profit Organizations (QENO) program which connects faculty, students, and area non-profits to provide opportunities for student learning, faculty research, and administrative support. Look over our website and see the variety of exciting and interesting programs we offer.
Earl Sheridan, PhD