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Kimberly Collins

Kimberly Collins
Professor, Project Director


Public Administration
Office Phone(909) 537-5737
Office LocationJB-546
Project Director
UEC - IDC Various Colleges
Office Phone(909) 537-5737
Office LocationJB-546


Ph.D., Public Administration from El Colegio de la Frontera Norte Dissertation Title (completed in English and Spanish): Local Government Capacity and Quality of Life in the U.S.-Mexican Border: The Case of Calexico and Mexicali / La Capacidad de Gobierno Local y La Calidad de Vida en La Frontera de Los Estados Unidos y Mexico: El Caso de Calexico y Mexicali

Certificate in Rural Development, Cornell University

MA in Political Science, International Relations from San Diego State University Thesis Title: Direct Foreign Investment and Labor Conditions: Case Study of the Mexican Maquilas

BA in Political Science, University of California, San Diego


PA611 - Public Administration Theory and Practice

PA680 - Public Policy Analysis

PA380 - Introduction to Public Administration

PA315 - Government-Business Relations

Research and Teaching Interests

Democracy in a global world New technologies and society Network governance in conflicted societies Local governance within a global world Development and growth along the U.S.-Mexican border region