DPNA Program Application Deadlines:

Spring 2023 - December 1, 2022

Please direct all inquiries to Becky Horowitz rhrowitz@memphis.edu

Hundreds of students from our academic programs have successfully entered careers in nonprofit and government agencies in Memphis, the Mid-South, and beyond. Through our extensive network of relationships with nonprofits and government agencies, we help students make the connections they need to jump-start their careers.

Congratulations to DPNA and IPNL Assistant Professor Elizabeth Gillespie, Ph.D.

Dr. Elizabeth Gillespie had a recent publication in Administrative Theory & Praxis entitled "Empowerment-focused philanthropy: Bridging feminist theories and organizational practices through U.S. women's funds".  Congratulations, Dr. Gillespie.


Congratulations to Dr. Joe Hafer

Congratulations to Dr. Hafer for his forthcoming publiciation in the Journal of Public Administration and Research and Theory (JPART) entitled "Developing the Theory of Pragmatic Public Management through Classic Grounded Theory Methodology"

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