Political Science and Public Administration

Qun Wang

Dr. Qun Wang assistant professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration at UToledo

Dr. Qun Wang

Assistant Professor

Qun Wang joined the Department of Political Science and Public Administration in Fall 2020. He received his PhD in Public Policy and Master of Public Affairs from Indiana University Bloomington. He was selected as an Emerging Scholar by the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action in 2020. Supported by various fellowships and grants, he has published articles in journals such as Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, International Management Journal, Governance  and Nonprofit Policy Forum.

Dr. Wang’s research interests are nonprofit management, cross-sector collaboration, social innovation and impact, public policy, and comparative politics focusing on China. His current research examines how different leadership roles affect nonprofit organizations’ financial performance under authoritarianism. His professional experiences include managing nonprofit and for-profit organizations and providing consultation to organizations across sectors.

Curriculum Vitae

Publications List via Google Scholar


  • PhD in Public Policy, Indiana University Bloomington
  • Master of Public Affairs, Indiana University Bloomington
  • Bachelor of Law, North China Electric Power University (Beijing)

Research Interests

  • Nonprofit Management
  • Cross-Sector Collaboration
  • Social Innovation and Impact
  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Comparative Politics and Public Administration


  • PSC 1200: American National Government
  • PSC 2300: Principles of State and Local Government
  • PSC 4440/5440: Budgeting and Financial Administration
  • PSC 4480/5480: Introduction to Nonprofits
  • PSC 6940: Professional Experience

Contact Information

Email: Qun.Wang@UToledo.edu

Office Phone: 419.530.4510

Last Updated: 8/23/22