Mongkuo, Maurice

Maurice Y. Mongkuo 
Professor of Public Administration

Office Location: 210 Lyon Science
Phone: 910-672-2001
Facsimile: 910-672-1090
Email: mmongkuo@uncfsu.edu

Biography: 

  • Ph.D., Public Policy Research and Analysis, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1989
  • M.P.I.A., Public and International Affairs, Graduate School Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1983      
  • B.A. (with Distinction), Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, 1981

Teaching Courses: 

Dr. Mongkuo has been teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses in policy analysis, research methods, program evaluation, public policy and administration, statistics, and public budgeting and finance for over 25 years.

Research Interests:

Sustainable economic and social development reforms

·    HIV/AIDS prevention
·    African Americans health disparities
·    Public-private partnerships
·    Disparity in government contracting
·    Privatization
·    Community and economic development financing
·    Political and civic engagement
·    Race preference and affirmative action policies and programs
•    Validation of measurement instruments

Publicationas (Recent):

Privatization and Sustainable Economic Growth and Human Development in Developing Countries: A Case Study from Tanzania (co-author with Richard      J. Mushi). Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. 2011.

 Special Issue of Global Development Studies. Winter 2007 - Summer 2008. Vol. 5, Numbers 1-2. (Guest Editor with Valentine James and Carolyn                    Jewell).

Race Preference Programs and the United States Supreme Court Strict Scrutiny Standard of Review: A Predicate Study of the City of St. Petersburg                   Florida Contracting Process. Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press. 2005.