Dr. James Vanderleeuw

Professor of Public Administration

Parkville Campus, Dearing Hall, Office 302
(816) 559-5614


Undergraduate Degree: B.A. Political Science, Ramapo College
Graduate Degree: M.A. Political Science, University of Nevada-Reno
Doctoral Degree: Ph.D. Political Science, University of New Orleans

Expertise/Research Interests

  • Local Economic Development
  • City Management
  • Urban Policy
  • Minority Politics & Governance
  • Research Methods

Professional Associations

  • American Society for Public Administration

Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.