Dr. Julia Beckett

Dr. Julia Beckett

Title: Professor
Dept/Program: Public Administration and Urban Studies
Office: Olin 224A
Phone: 330-972-5466
Email: jbecket@uakron.edu
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Biography

Dr. Beckett is a Professor of Public Administration at The University of Akron. She teaches courses in public organization theory, public budgeting, public law, and urban policy. She has published in the areas of public budgeting and finance, government accountability, democratic governance, and public law in Public Administration Review, The American Review of Public Administration, Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management, and Administrative Theory and Praxis.. She authored the book Public Management and The Rule of Law (Sage, 2010), and she is the co-editor of Public Administration and Law, An ASPA Classic (Sage, 2005). She earned a J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis and a Ph.D. in Public Administration is from the University of Colorado at Denver.


Education

Ph.D. University of Colorado Denver; J.D. Washington University in St. Louis


Courses

  • The Legal Foundations of Public Administration
  • Public Organization Theory
  • Capstone Seminar in Public Administration
  • National Urban Policy
  • Public Budgeting
  • Intergovernmental Management