Political Science and Public Administration

Faculty & Staff

Daniel Boden

Dr. Daniel Boden

Associate Professor 

Daniel Boden joined the Department of Political Science and Public Administration in 2019. Prior to joining the University of Toledo, he was an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science and director of the Master of Public Administration program at Western Kentucky University. Dan received his Ph.D. in Public Administration and Master of Public Administration degrees from Virginia Tech. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Brigham Young University. His professional experiences include management roles in the public, nonprofit, and for-profit sectors. His research interests are interdisciplinary in nature and include the intersection of politics and history, higher education policy, and public organization.


  • Ph.D. in Public Administration, Virginia Tech
  • Master of Public Administration, Virginia Tech
  • Bachelor of Arts in History, Brigham Young University

Research Interests

Administrative History
Collaborative Management
Higher Education Policy
Public Organization
Administrative Ethics
Nonprofit Management

Teaching Interests

Public Administration
Public Policy Evaluation
Public Organizations
Judicial Politics
American National Government
Public Management
Public-Private Partnerships and Public Spaces

Last Updated: 6/27/22