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David Jancsics


Ph.D. in Sociology, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York

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Office: Imperial Valley Campus

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Phone: 760-768-5659

David Jancsics is an Assistant Professor of Public Administration in the School of Public Affairs at San Diego State University Imperial Valley Campus. Prior to joining the SDSU-IV faculty, he taught at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Rutgers University in the School of Public Affairs and Administration. His general fields of interest are public management, organizational theory and economic sociology. The more specific areas of his research involve corruption, informal practices and white-collar crime. His current research agenda focuses on corruption on the US-Mexico border. His work has been published in various academic outlets, such as International Public Management Journal, Administration & Society, Public Integrity, and Crime, Law and Social Change. In 2014 one of his co-authored papers, “The Role of Power in Organizational Corruption,” was selected as the winner of the Best Article Award of the Public and Nonprofit Division of the Academy of Management. Dr. Jancsics is a co-guest editor of Public Administration Review’s forthcoming special issue on public corruption.