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  • Ning Li, Ph.D.
    Ning Li, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor and MPA Director
    Riverpoint 324
    Phone: 509.828.1264


    • Bachelors in Information Science, Peking University, China
    • Masters in Information Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
    • Ph.D. in Public Policy, George Mason University

    Areas of competence

    • Public Administration Theory
    • Science, technology, and Innovation
    • Public policy Analysis
    • Public Budgeting
    • Government Regulation on Business
    • Research Methods
    • Regional Development
    • Information Systems

    Area of special interest

    • Comparative policy analysis
    • Regional economic development
    • Science, Technology, and Society
    • Innovation policy
    • Cultural Studies
    • Scientometrics
    • China Studies

    Professional/ Public Service

    Dr. Li worked in the Bureau of Planning and Finance of Chinese Academy of Sciences in the 1990s. Prior to joining Eastern Washington University, Dr. Li worked in University of Guam, where he served as Department Chair, the MPA Chair, the University Faculty Senate, and other university and college level committee members.   He has collaborated with Guam local government agencies such as Guam Visitors Bureau and Guam Department of Public Health.   Dr. Li was a visiting professor at the Institute of Policy and Management, Academy of Sciences in the summer of 2012.  He is peer reviewer for several academic journals in public administration, public policy, regional science, and business administration.   Dr. Li is currently a member of the editorial board of the journal Forum on Science and Technology in China.

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