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Charles E. Menifield, PhD

Charles Menifield
Professor, Rutgers SPAA
University Professor
Dean, Rutgers SPAA (Sept. 2017–June 2022)

Dr. Charles E. Menifield is a university professor and served as dean of the School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA) at Rutgers University–Newark from Sept. 2017 to June 2022. His research interests lie primarily in the areas of budgeting and financial management, public health and welfare, and policing. He has two books on minority politics and two books on public budgeting and financial management. He is a Fellow in the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA).

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  • PhD: University of Missouri-Columbia, Political Science (1996)
  • MPPA: Mississippi State University, Public Policy and Administration (1992)
  • BA: Mississippi State University, Political Science (1990)