The Political Science Department at the University of Michigan is recognized for having its share of impressive graduates who have made and continue to make remarkable contributions to their respective disciplines.  Marc Holzer earned a Master’s of Public Administration degree from the Institute of Public Policy Studies (now the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy) and a Ph.D. from the Political Science Department at the University of Michigan.  

He recently received the 2013 Dwight Waldo Award from the American Society for Public Administration, given to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the professional literature of public administration over an extended career. To be eligible, the nominee must have had at least one article published in Public Administration Review and a minimum of 25 years of active scholarship that has furthered the discipline of public administration.  Dr. Holzer is the founding dean at Rutgers-Newark School of Public Affairs and Public Administration.   

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