Assistant Professor


  • Role:

  • Position:

    • Assistant Professor
  • Concentration:

    • Public Administration and Policy
  • Department:

    • Political Science
  • Education:

    • PhD in Public Affairs, School of Public Affairs, University of Colorado Denver, CO
    • MA in Economics, Rutgers University Newark, NJ
    • BA in Economics, Rutgers University New Brunswick, NJ


Dr. Alexis R. Kennedy is an Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Administration at CSU. Her research focuses on public management topics including the interactions between public, private, and nonprofit organizations in the pursuit of public outcomes, community engaged research, and social equity. Her articles have appeared in Administration and SocietyReview of Public Personnel Administration, and Journal of International Development. In addition to her academic work, Kennedy has worked as a practitioner in the energy industry in New Jersey and as a public finance consultant for nonprofit and public entities in Colorado.