Research by Public Policy Doctoral Student Lauren Austin Graduate, Class of 2018 Lauren Austin ’18, who earned her Public Policy Ph.D. and master’s degree in History from UNC Charlotte, researched this influenza pandemic, which left citizens “afraid to breathe,” as she describes it. Her research with co-author Dr. William P. Brandon appears in the book, […]

Unfolding evidence of election fraud in North Carolina’s 9th District shows the urgent need for reform of state election systems Dr. Mary Jo Shepherd, Public Policy Alumna and Faculty Member Public Policy Alumna and Faculty member Mary Jo Shepherd has a blog post featured on the United States Politics and Policy website regarding the investigation into election […]

UNC Charlotte’s Public Policy Program is Discovering the Roots of STEM Inequality Public Policy Faculty Collaboration UNC Charlotte’s Public Policy Program Faculty are working to discover the roots of social and gender inequality in fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education through their research. Many of their projects include grant-funded opportunities for collaboration […]