Marc Holzer, PhD  
Distinguished Professor
Institute for Public Service

Phone: 617-573-8316
Fax: 617-994-4260
Office: Sargent Hall, Room 5412

Areas of Expertise

  • Public Policy
  • Public Affairs and Administration
  • Public Management in US and Europe

Professional Experience

Former founding dean of the School of Public Affairs and Administration at Rutgers University, Dr. Holzer is a prominent international leader in the field of public administration, and has been recognized by many international public management leadership organizations including the Chinese Public Administration Society, the Korean Association for Public Administration, the European Group on Public Administration and the United Nations.

Dr. Holzer is a past president of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA), and founded the Northeast Conference on Public Administration and the ASPA's Sections on Korea, China and Humanities/Arts. He is a fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration and of the World Academy of Productivity Science, and has been recognized with over 20 national and international awards for his contributions in the field of research, teaching and service. He is a world-renowned author and lecturer, and currently chairs the ASPA Endowment supporting education in strong, effective and ethical public governance.


PhD, University of Michigan
MPA, University of Michigan
BA, University of Rochester

Intellectual Contributions

Marc Holzer's Intellectual Contributions (pdf)