Andy Whitford

Andrew Whitford is Alexander M. Crenshaw Professor of Public Policy in the School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Georgia. Previously he taught at the University of Kansas and Rice University. In 1999, he also served as a Robert Wood Johnson Scholar in Health Policy Research at the University of Michigan, School of Public Health (Cohort VI). In 2009, he served as Hallsworth Visiting Professor in Political Economy at the University of Manchester. Earlier, he was a Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholar at the National University of Singapore, and a Fulbright German Studies Seminar Scholar. Currently, he is Visiting Honorary Senior Research Associate in the School of Public Policy at University College London.  His public management research concentrates on organization theory, models of decision-making and adaptation, and accountability in the bureaucracy. His interests in public policy include regulation and environmental and public health policy. He has extensive experience in the use of statistical, simulation, and experimental methods for understanding organizational behavior and individual choice. Professor Whitford received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis in 1997. More information and his CV are located at: Google Scholar