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PhD      The Graduate Center (CUNY)

MPA     John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY)

BS         John Jay College of Criminal Justice (CUNY)


Frank Chen is the Research & Publications Director at the Association of Inspectors General (AIG) and Lecturer for the Department of Public Management at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (JJC). His research interests focuses on discontinued oversight offices/offices of inspectors general (OIGs), jurisdictions without OIGs, international OIGs, and how inspectors general "add value" to the governments and agencies that they monitor.

Courses Taught

PAD 101 – Introduction to Public Administration   

PAD 704 – Economics in Public Administration

PAD 715 – Research Methods in Public Administration

PAD 740 – Public Sector Inspection and Oversight

PAD 745 – Program Development and Evaluation

PAD/CRJ 747 – Technology Applications in Public Management and Criminal Justice

ECO 231 – Global Economic Development and Crime

ECO/SOC 360 – Corporate White Collar Crime