The purpose of the Public Administration Advisory Board is to ensure a relationship between the Department of Public Administration and the persons in the public, nonprofit, business, professional, and academic world it serves. The Advisory Board provides input to the Department's ongoing strategic planning process which will help to ensure that our emphases and program will be kept at the forefront of professional and technological change. The Public Administration Advisory Board reviews the program of the Department of Public Administration to highlight the strengths and recommends the ways and means that the department can improve.
The persons selected for the Board should be distinguished individuals in the professions or services who have demonstrated success within their field; currently active in their prominent positions in the public sector (which includes government, nonprofit, and private corporations), business, or the professions; policy-makers in their organizations or professions; and have distinguished themselves as individuals with vision.
In order to provide input to the Department of Public Administration's ongoing strategic planning process, the Public Administration Advisory Board will: