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College of Arts and Sciences
Master Of Public Administration

Faculty and Staff

Karen Porterfield, MPA

MPA
Adjunct Faculty, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.2509
Building/Room: Casey 2W

Larry Hubbell, PhD

PhD, Public Administration
Director, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.5442
Building/Room: Casey 2W, Room 201

Felipe Murtinho, PhD

PhD, Geography
Assistant Professor, International Studies
Associate Appointment, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.2088
Building/Room: Casey 432

John Collins, PhD

PhD, Political Science
Emeritus Professor, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.5442
Building/Room: Casey 201

Noreen Elbert, EdD

EdD, Educational Leadership
Assistant Director, Nonprofit Leadership
Phone: 206.296.6288
Building/Room: JEFF 401W

Rich Nafziger, MA

MA, Economics
Lecturer, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.6967
Building/Room: Casey 207

Joni Balter

Institute of Public Service Visiting Scholar in Residence
Phone: 206.296.5440
Building/Room: Casey 2W

Jonathan Pierce, PhD

PhD, Public Affairs
Assistant Professor
Phone: 206.220.8228
Building/Room: Casey 2W, Room 213

Kimberly Gawlik, JD

BS, Biology JD
Senior Administrative Assistant:
Institute of Public Service, Environmental Studies
Phone: 206.296.5440
Building/Room: CASEY 2W

Olha Krupa, PhD

PhD, Public finance and policy analysis
Assistant Professor, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.2509
Building/Room: Casey 211

Lindsay Ohab, MPA

MPA
Graduate Program Coordinator, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.5437
Building/Room: Casey 202

Kevin Ward, PhD

PhD, Public Administration
Assistant Professor
Phone: 206.296.5438
Building/Room: Casey 209

Marie Rose Wong, PhD

PhD, Urban Design and Planning
Associate Professor, Institute of Public Service
Associate Appointment, Asian Studies Program and Public Affairs
Phone: 206.296.5430
Building/Room: Casey 208

Tanya Hayes, PhD

PhD, Political Science and Public Affairs
Associate Professor, Environmental Studies
Associate Appointment, Institute of Public Service, Public Affairs
Phone: 206.296.5485
Building/Room: Casey 212

Marco Lowe, MPA

MPA
Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 206.296.5440

Michael Shadow, PhD

PhD, Speech Communication
Adjunct Professor, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.5440
Building/Room: Casey 2W

Lee Holmer, PhD

PhD, Public Policy and Management
Associate Professor, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.5434
Building/Room: Casey 2W

Carole Holland, EdD

EdD, Educational Leadership
Adjunct Professor, Institute of Public Service
Phone: 206.296.5440
Building/Room: Casey 2W

James (Jimmy) McCarty, PhD

PhD, Religion, Ethics, and Society
Adjunct Professor
Building/Room: STCN 120

Larry Wright, PhD

PhD, Communication
Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 206.296.5440

M. Kathleen O. Erskine, MPA

MPA
Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 206.296.5440

Elizabeth Pluhta Inman, Ed.D

Ed.D-Educational Leadership
Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 206.296.5440

Jim Blundell, JD

JD
Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 206.296.5440

Cristina Gonzalez

MA, Economics
Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 206.296.5440

Neil Nicoll, M.Ed

M.Ed-Community Development
Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 206.296.5440