David Connelly

Faculty Member

Dr. David Connelly

Biography

Dr. David R. Connelly is the Associate Provost at Utah Valley University. He is a former faculty senate president and chair of the History and Political Science Department. His primary teaching interests are in public administration with specific interests in public management, leadership, performance measurement and survey research. David has worked extensively in economic and community development in rural areas while working for the Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs (IIRA) for eight years and teaching at Western Illinois University. He has also worked developing and implementing information technology policy at the local, state and federal level while at the Center for Technology in Government (CTG) at the University at Albany. David has a Ph.D. from the University at Albany while his MPA is from Brigham Young University. His current research interests include public sector sustainability measures, rural policy, information technology applications for government and public management curriculum issues.

Education

Ph D, University at Albany (SUNY-Albany), 2005

Major: Public Administration

Master of Public Administration (MPA), Brigham Young University, 1995

Major: Public Finance

BA, Brigham Young University, 1993

Major: History

Teaching

POLS 490R

Independent Study, Fall 2022

POLS 490R

Independent Study, Summer 2022

POLS 3300

Introduction to Public Administration, Spring 2022

Presentations

Connelly, David (Panelist), Marrott, Deborah (Panelist), Berlin, Dustin (Panelist), Colvin, Janet (Panelist), Godfrey, Jim (Panelist), Mulbery, Keith (Panelist), Gurell, Seth (Panelist), Sturtevant, Thomas (Panelist), Athens, Wendy (Panelist), Online Learning Conference Discovery Session, "Using LEAN to innovate Higher Education governance structure", Online Learning Conference, virtual. (November 2, 2020)
Colvin, Janet , Waite, Bryan , Connelly, David , Diversity, Equity, and Student Success Conference, "Foundations of Inclusion_ A workshop series designed to introduce topics on diversity and inclusion", Association of American Colleges and Universities, Pittsburgh, PA. (March 27, 2019)
Dotson, Cason R (Presenter & Author), Turpin, Summer D (Presenter & Author), Rawson, Clayton D (Presenter & Author), Connelly, David (Author Only), O'Sullivan, Cara M. (Author Only), Brown, Kathren (Author Only), Hill, Samuel L. (Author Only), Hill, Jessica C (Author Only), 13th Annual Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research, "Shared governance and academic freedom based on Carnegie classification", Utah Council on Undergraduate Research, Ogden, UT. (February, 2019)
Colvin, Janet , Waite, Bryan , Connelly, David , Association of American Colleges & Universities, "More than words_ Engaging in strategic visioning and implementation of a university-wide inclusion plan", AAC&U, San Diego, CA. (March 22, 2018)
Colvin, Janet , Reyes, Kyle , Connelly, David , Association of American Colleges & Universities, "More than words_ Engaging in strategic visioning and implementation of a university-wide inclusion plan", AAC&U, Jacksonville, FL. (March 18, 2017)
Andrade, Maureen (Presenter & Author), Connelly, David , Kearns, Michelle , Evans, T , AASCU Academic Affairs Winter Meeting, "Making a case for Change at Utah Valley", AASCU, San Diego, CA. (February, 2017)