Heather Campbell

Ph.D. in Public Policy Analysis
Carnegie Mellon University 

LOCATION Mc Manus, * new office # 242
EMAIL heather.campbell@cgu.edu
PHONE 909.621.8689


Teaching & Research Interests

Policy Analysis, Regulation, Environmental Policy, Environmental Justice, Research on Teaching

Heather E. Campbell is Professor and Chair in the Department of Politics and Policy, and Chair of Economics at Claremont Graduate University. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of California at San Diego, Revelle College, and an MPhil and PhD in Public Policy Analysis from Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz School.  She is interested in Policy Analysis broadly defined, framed by theoretical underpinnings drawn from Public Choice and the methods of Econometrics and Benefit-Cost Analysis.  She has an overarching interest in regulation.  Her current research focuses on environmental policy, with an emphasis on environmental justice analysis.  She has published in venues such as Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Review of Policy Research, Policy Studies Journal, Journal of Regional Science, and Journal of Public Affairs Education. Her book, co-authored with Elizabeth A. Corley, Urban Environmental Policy Analysis, was released in 2012.


Before joining CGU, Campbell was first an Assistant Professor, and then Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies at Arizona State University’s School of Public Affairs.  There she also served as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Public Affairs Education (JPAE), the flagship journal of the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA).  

Campbell is very pleased to join CGU’s School of Politics and Economics and the Claremont community.



Curriculum Vitae
Public Policy Process
PP 481 Quantitative Research Methods

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