2018 APPAM Policy Council Election
Top policy scholars and researchers from all over the world are part of the 2,500 membership of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM). Faculty of the LBJ School of Public Affairs have been closely involved in the Association for many years as both elected officers on the Executive Committee and members of the governing board, the APPAM Policy Council.
The Policy Council is the leadership group responsible for setting policy and creating strategy for the Association. CHASP Director and LBJ School Associate Professor, Dr. Cynthia Osborne, has been an APPAM member for over 15 years and is currently an elected member of the Policy Council. Dr. Osborne is honored to be nominated as part of the 2018 cohort to continue her role on the council.
Dr. Osborne is an Associate Professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs and Director of the Center for Health and Social Policy, the home of social policy at the LBJ School and The University of Texas at Austin. Her teaching and research interests are in the areas of social policy, poverty and inequality, family and child well-being, and family demography. She holds a Ph.D. in Demography and Public Affairs from Princeton University, a Master in Public Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, and a Master of Arts in Education from Claremont Graduate University.
All APPAM members in good standing are able to vote through information sent via direct email from December 11, 2017 to January 10, 2018.
- Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM)
- APPAM Policy Council election and how to vote
- Dr. Osborne’s Policy Council nominee profile
- Dr. Osborne and her work through her research group, the Child and Family Research Partnership