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MPA Faculty

Dr. Peter Haruna

Dr. Peter F. Haruna

Director of Masters of Public Administration
Professor
AIC 334
(956) 326-2613
pharuna@tamiu.edu

MPA Courses

Public Budgeting and Financial Management
Administrative Law
MPA Applied Project
MPA Internship

Research Focus 

Governance Structures
International and Comparative Public Administration
Public Administrative Education and Training
Public Budgeting Development and Analysis

Dr. Lynne Managanaro

Dr. Lynne L. Manganaro

Associate Professor
AIC 374
(956) 326-2617
lynne.manganaro@tamiu.edu

MPA Courses

Advanced Quantitative Methods
Human Resources Management in Public Administration
Organization Theory
Program Evaluation
Public Policy Development and Implementation
Survey of Public Administration and Public Affairs

Research Focus

General Public Administration
Gender and Racial/Ethnic Issues in Public Policy
Public Policy and Policy Analysis
Research Methods and Statistics

Dr. Mehnaaz Momen

Dr. Mehnaaz Momen

Associate Professor
AIC 358
(956) 326-2631
mmomen@tamiu.edu

MPA Courses

Administrative Ethics
Communication for Public Administration
Organization Theory
Survey of Public Administration and Public Affairs

Research Focus

Citizenship
Immigration Policy
Public Space
Urban Theory

Dr. Wanzhu Shi

Dr. Wanzhu Shi

Assistant Professor
AIC 359
(956)326-2528
wanzhu.shi@tamiu.edu

MPA Courses

Survey of Nonprofit Leadership and Management
Philanthropy, Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations

Research Focus

Nonprofit Management
Stakeholders Relationships
Social Media Usage in Public Sectors
Fundraising

Anita Guerra


Ms. Anita Guerra, MPA, MA

Adjunct Faculty
(956) 326-2475 

MPA Courses

Grants and Contract Management (Elective Course)
City and County Administration (Special Topics)

Dr. Dwight Vick

Adjunct Faculty
(956) 326-2475 

MPA Courses

Human Resources Management
Organization Theory