CHASP Faculty in Key Leadership Roles in the APPAM

Angela Evans, Clinical Professor, Will Deliver the Presidential Address at the 2014 APPAM Fall Research Conference

Angela EvansProfessor Angela Evans takes the helm at the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) Fall Conference this year in Albuquerque, New Mexico and will deliver the annual Presidential Address on November 7, 2014 at 5 pm at the Albuquerque Convention Center.

Professor Evans was elected to this prestigious role in the leading professional association of schools of public policy and public affairs in November of 2013 and has served in significant leadership roles in APPAM for many years. Her previous service includes the APPAM Policy Council, Chair of the Policy Relevance Committee, the Nominating Committee, Strategic Planning Committee, Program Committee, and Executive Director Search Committee. Prior to joining the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Professor Evans was the Deputy Director of the Congressional Research Service (CRS)—the Legislative Branch agency created by the U.S. Congress to serve as its primary source for policy research and analysis. During her nearly 40-year public service career, she worked with Members of Congress and their staffs in confronting some of the most critical and complex policy problems facing the nation.

 

Professor Cynthia Osborne Elected to APPAM’s Policy Council in 2014

Professor Cynthia Osborne is in the first year of a three-year term on the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) key decision making body, the Policy Council. Cynthia Osborne

APPAM is dedicated to improving public policy and management by fostering excellence in research, analysis, and education. APPAM promotes multidisciplinary public policy research through their annual research conference, peer-reviewed journal (Journal of Policy Analysis and Management), and active involvement with leaders in policy, academia, and research. Professor Osborne’s research and career achievements are an exemplar of what APPAM represents and strives to achieve. The Policy Council will benefit enormously from her role in the leadership team responsible for setting policy and strategy for the association.

Professor Osborne is also Director of the Child and Family Research Partnership at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. Learn more about her in her CFRP bio and on her LBJ School faculty page. Read more about the APPAM Policy Council.