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Yahong Zhang, PhD

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Yahong Zhang
Title/Position
Associate Professor, Rutgers SPAA
Director, Rutgers Institute on Anti-Corruption Studies (RIACS)
Affiliation
Phone
973-353-3983
Office
CPS 337
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Bio

Dr. Yahong Zhang is an associate professor in the School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA) at Rutgers University–Newark, where she is also the Director of the Rutgers Institute on Anti-Corruption Studies (RIACS). Her research interests include anti-corruption studies, politics-administration relationships, citizen participation, government transparency, public administration education, and quantitative research methods. She has published a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory (JPART), Public Administration Review (PAR), the American Review of Public Administration (ARPA), and Public Performance & Management Review (PPMR). She received SPAA's 2024 Faculty Teaching Award for significant contributions to SPAA students’ intellectual lives through superior teaching practices.

Education

  • PhD: Florida State University  
  • MA: University of Kansas, Political Science
  • MA: Nanjing University, Business Management
  • BA: Nanjing University, Economics

 

Courses Taught