PA News

2018-2019 PASA Elections

Hello PA Students! A reminder that we will soon be electing new Executive Board members for the Public Administration Students Association (PASA) for the 2018-2019 academic year.  We are looking for motivated and…

Prof Merriman Featured in Chicago Magazine

Chicago magazine features an online Q&A with David Merriman, James J. Stukel Presidential Professor in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs and with the University of Illinois’ Institute of Government and…

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Dean Pagano Gives his Opinion on Trump's Infrastructure Plan

Newsday interviewed Michael Pagano, dean of UIC’s College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, on President Trump ‘s infrastructure plan which calls for most funding to come from local government and private sources.…

DPA Closed for Winter Break - Will Reopen on Jan 2nd

Please remember that the Department of Public Administration is closed for Winter Break and will reopen on January 2, 2018. Only faculty, staff and PhD students will have iCard access during the holiday…

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David Merriman Named Stukel Presidential Professor at UIC

Congratulations to David Merriman, who has been named the James J. Stukel Presidential Professor at UIC. Now in his eleventh year at UIC, Professor Merriman’s research focuses on business property taxation and state…