Center for Environmental Policy and Administration

Stuart Bretschneider

Meredith Professor, Public Administration

Contact Information

Office:434 Crouse-Hinds
Web Page:Available here
Email:sibretsc at

Brief Biography

Stuart Bretschneider is professor of public administration and director of Syracuse University’s Center for Technology and Information Policy. He was responsible for first integrating computer and information management into Maxwell’s public administration program. His current research interests include e-government, e-democracy, public management information systems, forecasting and decision making in public organizations, and evaluation of environmental policy. Bretschneider has published dozens of articles in journals including Management Science, Information Systems Review, Public Administration Review, and Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. He was director and past president of the International Institute of Forecasting and served as associate editor for the International Journal of Forecasting. Bretschneider was also managing editor of the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. He has been a consultant to the U.S. General Accounting Office; the states of New York, Ohio and Kentucky; and several Fortune 500 companies. He received his Ph.D. in public administration from Ohio State University in 1980.

Environmental Research Areas

  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Policy Evaluation
  • Information Technology
  • Technical Change and Technology Diffusion

Selected Papers and Abstracts since 2000

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