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Derrick Anderson

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Asst Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3720
Asst Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3720
Asst Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 7705
Biography

Derrick Anderson is an Assistant Professor in the School of Public Affairs  and Advisor to the President for Innovation at Arizona State University. His research focuses institutional design, especially as it relates to the economic, political and managerial control of knowledge intensive enterprises. He teaches courses in organization theory, public policy and science and technology policy.

His research has been published in a several leading academic journals including the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Public Management Review, Administration in Society, Review of Policy Research, Research in Higher Education and Scientometrics. His opinions have been published in the Deseret News and the Boston Globe.  Derrick occasionally speaks with media about issues pertaining to higher education and has been a guest on KJZZ and PBS Eight.

As Advisor to the President for Innovation, Derrick oversees complex institutional projects with assorted partners in business, government, and higher education. He provides opportunity analysis and assessment in areas relating to the ongoing transformation of ASU from an “agency” organizational model to a “public enterprise” model.

He holds BS and MPP degrees from ASU and a PhD from the University of Georgia.

 

 

 

 

 

Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 508Organization Behavior
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 591Seminar
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 508Organization Behavior
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 508Organization Behavior
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 501Public Service Research I
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 484Internship
URB 484Internship
PAF 584Internship
PAF 691Seminar
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 508Organization Behavior
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 501Public Service Research I
SOS 591Seminar
PAF 591Seminar
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 508Organization Behavior
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
PAF 501Public Service Research I
Service
  • Institutional Design Frontiers: Higher Education, Summit Co-Organizer (2014 - Present)