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The Urban Studies and Community Development program has distinguished faculty that combines research excellence with a strong commitment to undergraduate education and community engagement. Several faculty serve as consultants and advisers to local, regional, state, and national government agencies and community development organizations. Faculty research appears regularly in the discipline’s leading journals and has been supported by grants from such prestigious bodies as the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Science Foundation.

Staff

Valerie Hayes

Administrative Support,
School of Public Service

valeriehayes@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-2530

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Amanda Boll

Senior Academic Advisor,
School of Public Service
amandaboll@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-3643
Appointment Requests:
amandaboll.youcanbook.me
Environmental Research Building 1143

Faculty

Program Director, Assistant Professor, School of Public Service Amanda J. Ashley, PhD

Program Director, Assistant Professor, School of Public Service
AmandaAshley@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-2605

Professor, School of Public ServiceTodd Shallat, PhD

Professor, School of Public Service
tshalla@boisestate.edu
(208) 761-0485


Faculty Affiliates

Dean of the School of Public ServiceCorey Cook

Dean of the School of Public Service
CoreydCook@boisestate.edu
426-1368

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Professor, TheatreLeslie Durham

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Professor, Theatre
ldurham@boisestate.edu
426-1414

Assistant Professor, EconomicsMichail Fragkias

Assistant Professor, Economics
michailfragkias@boisestate.edu
208-426-3308

Idaho Policy Institute, Associate Professor, School of Public ServiceGreg Hill

Idaho Policy Institute, Associate Professor, School of Public Service
greghill@boisestate.edu
208-426-2917

Assistant Professor, Public Policy and AdministrationMonica Hubbard

Assistant Professor, Public Policy and Administration
monicahubbard@boisestate.edu
208-426-5147

Associate Professor, EconomicsSamia Islam

Associate Professor, Economics
samiaislam@boisestate.edu
426-1042

Professor and Associate Chair, HistoryJoanne Klein

Professor and Associate Chair, History
jklein@boisestate.edu
208-426-3248

Director, Public Policy Research Center, Associate Professor, School of Public Service, Eric Lindquist

Director, Public Policy Research Center, Associate Professor, School of Public Service,
EricLindquist@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-3770

Assistant Professor, Political Science, Jeff Lyons

Assistant Professor, Political Science,
jeffreylyons@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-1458

Director, Environmental Studies Program, Professor, EconomicsScott Lowe

Director, Environmental Studies Program, Professor, Economics
scottlowe@boisestate.edu
426-5439

Associate Professor, Communication, erin mcclellan

Associate Professor, Communication,
erinmcclellan@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-3365

Associate Professor, SociologyArthur Scarritt

Associate Professor, Sociology
arthurscarritt@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-3243

Assistant Professor, SociologyRebecca Som Castellano

Assistant Professor, Sociology
rsomcastellano@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-3418

Professor, Political ScienceBrian Wampler

Professor, Political Science
bwampler@boisestate.edu
(208) 426-2650

Stephanie Witt, Director MPA Program, Professor, Public Policy and AdministrationStephanie Witt

Stephanie Witt, Director MPA Program, Professor, Public Policy and Administration
switt@boisestate.edu
426-3667