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Kirk Emerson

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Director
U.S. Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution
Morris K. Udall Foundation
Consultant
Public Education Program
American Institute for Architects
Housing Planner
Bucks County Planning Commission
Environmental Planner
Bucks County Planning Commission
Director
Countywide Planning
Bucks County Planning Commission
Research Consultant
Planning and Mediation
PennACCORD and the Eastern Pennsylvania Mediation Service
Adjunct Professor
School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Indiana University
Research Assistant
School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Indiana University
Assistant Instructor
School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Indiana University
Senior Advisor
U.S. Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution
Morris K. Udall Foundation
Professor of Practice
Collaborative Governance School of Government and Public Policy
University of Arizona
William J. Donlon Distinguished Visiting Professor of Environmental Communication
Department of Environmental Studies, College of Environmental Sciences and Forestry
State University of New York
Vice-President
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs
President
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs
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Program for Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration, Maxwell School
Syracuse University
Coordinator
Environmental Conflict Resolution Program, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy
University of Arizona
Visiting Scholar
Environmental Conflict Resolution Program, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy
University of Arizona
Assistant Researcher
Environmental Conflict Resolution Program, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy
University of Arizona
Research Associate
School of Government and Public Policy
University of Arizona
Environmental Policy Faculty Associate
Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy and the Institute of the Environment
University of Arizona
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Kirk Emerson and Associates
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Management Matters Podcast

Grand Challenge: Develop New Approaches to Public Governance and Engagement

Emerging Practices in Public Governance with Dr. Kirk Emerson

Season: 1 Episode:12 | July 27, 2020

Show Notes:

In this episode, we welcome Dr. Kirk Emerson, Professor of Practice in Collaborative Governance at the University of Arizona and Academy Fellow, to discuss achieving goals through collaborative governance, the suitability of collaboration at different levels of government, it's fostering of mutual accountability, and how we can strengthen collaboration.

With guest Dr. Kirk Emerson, Professor of Practice in Collaborative Governance at the University of Arizona and an Academy Fellow

Topics Include:

  • Achieving goals through collaborative governance and best practices in implementation
  • The suitability of collaborative governance at different levels of government
  • The responses from states and localities to the pandemic through self-initiated collaborative governance
  • How public administrators can facilitate collaboration and how we need to train future public administrators
  • The role of modern media and web-based tools in this model including building citizens’ trust
  • The most important things to strengthen intergovernmental collaboration

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