Grace Bagwell-Adams

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Assistant Professor

100 Foster Road
Wright Hall Office 211D
Athens, GA 30602

Educational Background: 
B.A., History and Political Science, Converse College, Spartanburg SC
M.P.A, University of Georgia, Athens GA
Ph.D., Public Administration and Policy, University of Georgia, Athens GA
Area of Specialty: 

Dr. Bagwell-Adams area of specialty is food and obesity policy. 

Research Interests: 
  • Food Assistance policy
  • Obesity policy
  • effect of Health Policy on vulnerable populations
  • Program Evaluation
Professional Affiliations: 
Association for Public Policy and Management
American Society for Health Economics
International Health Economics Association
American Political Science Association
European Group for Public Administration
Midwestern Political Science Association
Southern Political Science Association
Honors and Awards: 
  • 2014 Professor of the Year, Department of Public Administration & Policy
  • 2013 & 2014 Fels Institute of Government Policy Challenge Finalist
Courses Taught: 
HPAM 3600: Introduction to Health Policy
PADP 8650: Social Insurance
PADP 7110: Research Methods
PADP 8640: Program Evaluation
Poverty Policy in the United States, Community Development, and Local Government Practicum