Elijah K. Agyapong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

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Dr. Elijah Agyapong successfully wrote and defended his dissertation titled, "Representative Bureaucracy and Bureaucratic Responsiveness: Linking Passive and Active Representation in Ghana's Education Bureaucracy,: and earned his doctorate from the Harry S. Truman School of Public Affairs, University of Missouri, as of May 2016. Agyapong graduated summa cum laude with his Master of Public Administration from the University of Akron, Ohio.

Agyapong's current research includes articles being revised for the African Spectrum and the American Review of Public Administration including "Using Theories of Bureaucratic Responsiveness to Improve Governance: A Justification for Increased Empirical Research in Africa" and "Ghana's Surprising Democratic Success: The Role of Civil Society."

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