Center for Advanced Governmental Studies

MS in Research Administration at 2017 SRA International Meeting

Research Administration at STA International

MS in Research Administration Program Director, Dr. Marianne Woods, and Jamiqua Johnson, Advanced Academic Programs Admissions Manager, are all set up at the Society of Research Administrators International Annual Meeting! The five-day event in Vancouver, Canada, brings together research administrators from across the globe to learn, share and transform ideas into solutions with more than 150 innovative learning sessions.

A New Endeavor by Our Adjunct Mark Zaid, Esq.

Mark Zaid, Esq.

Hello Everyone, There has been quite a bit of coverage the last couple days of one of the endeavors of our adjunct Mark Zaid, who teaches “Legal Issues in Intelligence and National Security.” For those who haven’t seen the announcement of his new project Whistleblower Aid, of which he is co-founder, I pass on a read more…

Global Security Podcasts: An Interview with Dr. Meir Elran

Dr. Meir Elran

Studying Societal Resilience at Home and Abroad With the cleanup from Hurricane Harvey still in its early stages and with Hurricane Irma plowing its way through the Caribbean aimed at the continental United States, now is a good time to think about societal resilience. In this Global Security Podcast, Mark Stout talks with Dr. Meir read more…

MA in Public Management Ranked in the Top 10 Best Online Master in Public Administration Programs

Advanced Academic Programs’ Master of Arts in Public Management has been ranked in the top 10 Best Online Master in Public Administration Degree Programs by TheBestSchools.org: The 30 Best Online MPA Programs: Online Master in Public Administration Johns Hopkins University offers a Master of Arts in Public Management online degree program, designed for working professionals read more…

MS in Research Administration News Updates

Dr. Marianne Woods at the 59th annual national conference of the National  Council of University Research Administrators

Dr. Marianne Woods, Director of the MS in Research Administration program, was asked to be at the “Connect with a Genius” table for the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) conference in Washington DC to allow attendees to sign up and ask questions of outstanding research administrators. Seeba Bhatia, MS in Research Administration student, read more…

David Satter’s Op-Ed Article in The Wall Street Journal

David Satter

David Satter, adjunct faculty in the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, has published his op-ed in The Wall Street Journal: Trump Must Stand Strong Against Putin The president needs to show that the U.S. is prepared to deter Russian aggression.

The Sports Impact Leadership Certificate Partners with JHU Advanced Academic Programs to Launch Online Training at the Intersection of Sports & Philanthropy

Sports Impact Leadership Certificate

WASHINGTON, DC, June 7, 2017 — SILC, in partnership with Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Programs, offers students the opportunity to earn an innovative non-credit certificate with support from a world-class academic institution. A project of the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers (WRAG), SILC provides leaders in this space the opportunity to Up Your Game read more…

Paul Weinstein’s Article on How CEOs Could Help Pay for Tax Reform

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, publishes a new article in The Hill: How CEOs could help pay for tax reform. When Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act, it included a requirement that U.S. companies annually report the ratio between their CEO and median worker pay. This modest provision takes effect this year, but read more…

Mark Stout Quoted in Popular Mechanics

Dr. Mark Stout

Dr. Mark Stout, Program Director of the MA in Global Security Studies, Certificate in Science, Technology and National Security, and the Certificate in Intelligence, was quoted in the article, How Many Spies Are Currently Living in the U.S.? To read the entire Popular Mechanics article, click here.