Jack Meek, Ph.D.

Jack W. Meek, Ph.D. is Visiting Professor of Government at Claremont McKenna College and University of La Verne Academy Professor and Professor of Public Administration at the College of Business and Public Management at the University of La Verne where he is Coordinator of Research & Director of the Master of Public Administration Program. Jack's research focuses on metropolitan governance including the emergence of administrative connections and relationships in local government, regional collaboration and partnerships, policy networks and citizen engagement. Jack serves on three editorial boards including the Journal of Organizational Behavior and Theory. Jack's most recent publications is a co-edited book, Networked Governance (2012 CQ Press) and a co-authored book, Governance Networks in Public Administration and Public Policy (2010 CRC Press).

Areas of Expertise

Public Administration

Selected Research and Publications

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Chair, Master of Public Administration & Coordinator of Research, College of Business and Public Management, University of La Verne;
  • Visiting Professor of Government, Claremont McKenna College;
  • 2007 CAPES Foreign Visiting Fellow, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense in Campos, Brazil. (Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Ensino Superior)
  • Visiting scholar, Citizen Engagement Initiative (Professor Terry Cooper, Director), School of Policy, Planning and Development, University of Southern California (2003-2006)

Jack Meek, Ph.D.

Visiting Professor

Education: Ph.D. Claremont Graduate University--International Relations (1980), B.A. University of La Verne--History and Political Science (1975)
Department: Government
Office Hours:
Email: jmeek@cmc.edu
Phone: (909) 607-8020
Fax: (909) 621-8419
Address: Center Court E17
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