Matthew Jones, B.A., M.P.A., Ph.D.


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Office: Urban 570 N


Dr. Jones has a B.A. in Criminal Justice from Norwich University, MPA from Portland State University and Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy from Portland State University. Dr Jones’ interests and research focus on: the application of quantitative methods to public performance and evaluation, computer simulation modeling, leadership development and the use of information technology in the public sector. 

His publications have appeared in: Police Quarterly, Public Administration Review, Law Enforcement Executive Forum, Public Administration Quarterly, The International Journal of Electronic Government Research and Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management.  He also has co-produced an edited book on strategic website development for public organizations and is currently co-editing a book on Web 2.0 applications in the public sector.