PhD in Public Management and Policy
The objective of the program is to produce highly proficient educators and researchers that can serve the needs of the country’s emerging universities, regional management institutes and research centers. An additional objective of the program is to conduct policy-relevant research on the challenges and opportunities of the public sector and provide solutions to pressing problems. It also aims at training highly qualified graduates who will serve the national needs of the country in the areas of public policy analysis and public management.
*Contribute knowledge to the academy of public management and policy by focusing on the enduring questions of the field.
*Develop a deep understanding of the theoretical perspectives and discourses in Public Management, Development Management, Public Policy, and critically analyze their application in the context of developing countries.
*Conduct independent research in all areas of Public Management and generate knowledge on developing effective systems of management tailored to the demands of the public sector.
*Understand the dynamics of Public Management and the forces that influence the operation of public organizations in developing societies and suggest how they may be made to be more effective and efficient.
*Train educators and researchers prepared to teach and conduct research in higher education institutions.
*Produce research on practices of public management and disseminate knowledge about the field and on how to apply it to the problems facing local, state, and federal government organizations.
Program Duration: The duration of the program is four years full-time study.
Year I: 1st Semester Credit Hours Credit Hours Advanced Theories of Public Management and Organizational Behavior 2 Urban and Local Governance and Management 3 Human Resource Management 2 Research Method I-Qualitative applications 3 Year I: 2nd Semester Advanced Research Method II-Quantitative Research 3 Comparative Public Policy 4 Public Finance and Budgeting 3 Total Credits 20 Year I, 2, & 3 Dissertation
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