Courses

I teach the core course Public Organizations & Management, as well as two and sometimes three electives in the area of Digital Government, Social Media in the Public Sector, and Networked Governance. Visit my faculty page at the Maxwell School for a detailed overview incl. course descriptions.

  • Spring 2015:
    PAI741 Social Media in the Public Sector
    PAI712 Public Organizations & Management
  • Fall 2014:
    PAI730 Digital Government
    PAI712 Public Organizations & Management
  • Spring 2014:
    PAI730 Digital Government
  • Fall 2013:
    PAI730 Social Media in the Public Sector
    PAI712 Public Organizations and Management (2 sections)
  • Spring 2013:
    PAI730 Social Media in the Public Sector
    PAI712 Public Organizations and Management
    MPA Capstone courses
  • Fall 2012:
    PAI712 Public Organizations and Management
    PAI730 Social Media and the 2012 Election
  • Spring 2012:
    PPA730 Government 2.0
    MPA Capstone courses
  • Fall 2011: No classes
  • Spring 2011:
    PPA 739 Government 2.0
    MPA Capstone courses
  • Fall 2010:
    PPA 709 Public Organizations and Management
    PPA 730 New Media Management
  • Spring 2010:
    PPA 730 Networked Governance
    PPA730 Government 2.0, MPA program, Maxwell School of Syracuse University
    MPA Capstone courses
  • Fall term 2009:
    PPA 730-7 Information Management in the Public Sector: i-Governance/New media management
    PPA 709-2 Public Organizations and Management
  • Spring term 2009:
    PPA 730-7 Networked Governance
    PPA 730-12 Government 2.0
  • Fall term 2008:
    PPA709-2 Public Organizations and Management
  • Spring term 2008: Teaching Fellow in David Lazer’s class STM 504: Network Analysis for Managers, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
  • Spring term 2008: Full term class “Organizational Behavior“, Master students, Master of Management, Harvard Extension School.
  • Spring term 2008: Full term class “Organizational and career networking for managers”, Master students, Master of Management, Harvard Extension School.
  • Fall term 2007/2008: Full term class “Organizational Behavior“, Master students, Master of Management, Harvard Extension School.
  • Tutorial on “Application of Social Network Analysis in Digital Government Research”, May 24, 2006, dg.O 2006, together with Prof. David Lazer (Harvard U.), Prof. Noshir Contractor (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) and Dr. Timothy Huerta (Texas Tech University). Tutorial Homepage
  • Spring term 2006: STM 504: Network Analysis for Managers and Analysts, Prof. David Lazer , Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Teaching Fellow. Taught modules on social network analysis using Ucinet and Netdraw.
  • Tutorial on “Application of Social Network Analysis in Digital Government Research”, May 15, 2005, dg.O 2005 The National Conference on Digital Government Research, together with Prof. David Lazer (Harvard U.) and Prof. Noshir Contractor (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). Tutorial Homepage
  • Summer term 2003: Seminar “Lifelong Learning”, Web Coach, Institute of Informatics, University of Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Spring term 2003: Course assistant, STM 118: Knowledge Management, Prof. Jane Fountain, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
  • Spring term 2003 (April 24, 2003): Invited lecture: Social Network Analysis and Network Drawing Tools, Prof. David Lazer, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
  • Summer term 1999: Design E-Learning course “Introduction to General Management”, Chair Prof. Dr. Gerd-Michael Hellstern, University of Kassel (Germany), Masters in Business Economics.
  • Summer term 1998: Teaching Assistant: Introduction to Computing, Prof. Udo Winand, University of Kassel (Germany).
  • 1996-1998: Design E-Learning courses “Quality Management” and “General Management” for IBM/Lotus GmbH (Germany), using Lotus LearningSpace as a show case.