William Hatcher

Interim Chair

William Hatcher

Interim Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences

The Graduate School

Other Duties

Program Director, Social Sciences

  • (706) 737-1710
  • AH N312

Education

  • Ph.D., Public Policy and Administration Mississippi State University, 2010

  • MPA, Public Administration Georgia College & State Univer, 2004

  • BS, Political Science and Governme Georgia College & State Univer, 2003

Awards & Honors

  • Co-editor-in-chief Journal of Public Affairs Education, 2017

  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award Georgia Political Science Association, 2017

  • H. George Frederickson PA Times Best Article Award American Society for Public Administration, 2016

  • Distinguished Education Leader Award, Excellent Student Support Student Government Association at Eastern Kentucky University, 2014

  • Distinguished Education Leader Award, Outstanding Service Student Government Association at Eastern Kentucky University, 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PADM 7000

    Directed Reading: Readings in Nonprofit Mktg
  • PADM 6400

    Community Development
  • PADM 6300

    Public Budgeting
  • PADM 6000

    Survey of Public Admin
  • PADM 6700

    Urban Govt. Admin.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • President Trump and Health Care: A Content Analysis of Misleading Statements. , 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Ryan White Care Program is Vital to End the HIV Epidemic. , 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • 2018 Augusta University Cyber Institute | MPA Cybersecurity Workforce Study, 2018
    Technical Report
  • How to write a case study for public affairs, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Graduate Council 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MPA Nucleus Faculty 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Search committee for Assistant Professor in Public Administration 2018 - 2019

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Search committee for assistant professor of political science 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Search committee for the chair of the Political Science Department 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Faculty Workgroup for the BA in Integrative Studies for Pamplin College 2016 - Present

  • Faculty Council for Pamplin 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Pamplin Strategic Planning Workgroup 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Phi Kappa Phi 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • University Senate 2017 - Present

    Role: University Senate Service
  • Graduate Faculty Nominations Subcommittee of Graduate Council 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Graduate Council of the Graduate School 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Senate Budget Advisory, Information Technology and University Resources 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Journal of Public Affairs Education 2017 - Present

    Role: Editor
  • Small MPA Programs Section for NASPAA 2016 - Present

    Role: Task Force Chair
  • Research committee for NASPAA 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Journal of Urban Planning and Development 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Nominations Committee for the Southeastern Conference for Public Administration 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

Public Service

  • Greater Augusta Arts Council 2017 - 2017

    Role: Workshop Organizer
  • Board of Adjustment, Richmond, Kentucky 2012 - 2015

    Role: Chairperson