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Curriculum Vitae (February 10, 2004)

Joseph G. Frank

3229a Oregon Ave.

Saint Louis, MO 63118-3003

(314) 771-7036 home

(314) 422-6219 mobile

jgfrank@wustl.edu

EDUCATION

PhD Washington University in Saint Louis, Political Science (expected May 2008).
Primary field: American politics; Secondary field: comparative politics

BS University of Missouri-St. Louis, Public Policy & Administration (Jan. 2001).
BA University of Missouri-St. Louis, Political Science (Jan. 2001).
summa cum laude; Minor: Urban Studies; Certificate: Non-Profit Management.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Urban politics

Public policy

Public administration and bureaucracy

Metropolitan fragmentation

CONFERENCE PRESENTATION

"Building an Online Environmental Information System for the St. Louis Region," with S. Kristi Walker, PhD. Urban and Regional Information Systems Association annual conference, Chicago, IL. October 27, 2002.

PUBLICATION

"Maybe Housing Shouldn’t Lead Redevelopment in Downtown St. Louis," with Dennis R. Judd, PhD. St. Louis Journalism Review. May 1999.

HONORS AND AWARDS

University of Missouri-St. Louis:

1997-2001 Pierre Laclede Honors College

1997-2001 Curators’ Scholarship

2000 Henry Mitchell Scholarship (study at University of the Western Cape, South Africa)

2000 Phi Kappa Phi

2000 Pi Alpha Alpha public administration honor society

2000 Pi Sigma Alpha political science honor society

1999 Evelyn and Stuart Symington Scholarship

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

University of Missouri-St. Louis:

1997-2001 Political Science Academy (duties: president, treasurer, student government rep.)

1997-2001 Student Government Association

1999-2001 Student Activities Budget Committee

1999-2000 University Senate student senator

University Senate Committees: Assessment of Educational Outcomes; Elections

MEMBERSHIPS

American Political Science Association

American Society for Public Administration

Midwest Political Science Association

Southern Political Science Association

OTHER EXPERIENCE

Dec. 2000 – Aug. 2003 City of St. Louis Community Information Network
Community Information Specialist

Jan. 1999 – July 2000 City of St. Louis Planning & Urban Design Agency
Research Intern

Dec. 1999 – April 2000 Gephardt-in-Congress Committee
Intern, worked on Gore 2000 campaign during Iowa caucus

Nov. 1997 – July 2000 James F. Shrewsbury, City of St. Louis alderman
Computing Consultant

 

REFERENCES

Dennis R. Judd
Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science
University of Illinois-Chicago
1001 W. Harrison St.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 996-4421
djudd@uic.edu

Carol W. Kohfeld
Professor Emeritus of Political Science
Department of Political Science
University of Missouri-St. Louis
347 SSB
8001 Natural Bridge Rd.
Saint Louis, MO 63121
(314) 516-5521
kohfeld@umsl.edu

Lana S. Stein
Professor of Political Science and Department Chair
Department of Political Science
University of Missouri-St. Louis
347A SSB
8001 Natural Bridge Rd.
Saint Louis, MO 63121
(314) 516-6480
lstein@umsl.edu

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