The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of MichiganThe Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan

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John R. Chamberlin

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Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Professor of Political Science, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
(734) 763-0689
Weill Hall
735 S. State St., #4121
Ann Arbor, MI 48109



John R. Chamberlin is a professor emeritus of political science and public policy. His research interests include ethics and public policy, professional ethics, and methods of election and representation. He taught the core course “Values, Ethics, and Public Policy” at the Ford School. He was the director of the Ford School’s BA in Public Policy program from 2007-2011 and the director of U-M’s Center for Ethics in Public Life from 2008-2011. John has a BS in industrial engineering from Lehigh University and a PhD in decision sciences from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University.

Educational Background:

BS, Industrial Engineering, Lehigh University (1965) PhD, Business Administration, Stanford University (1975)

Professional Affiliations:

Association for Public Policy and Management Association for Practical and Professional Ethics