Ronald C. Nyhan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

School of Public Administration

Florida Atlantic University
111 East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301


Curriculum Vitae


Ronald C. Nyhan is an associate professor in the School of Public Administration at Florida Atlantic University. Prior to FAU, he was President and CEO of Landrum & Brown, Ltd. which oversaw the efficient operation and maintenance of large-scale facilities in the Middle East. The company was primarily responsible for performance measurement and service evaluation in building trades, utility service, transportation and engineering. He was also a Principal with Booz, Allen & Hamilton, where he served as Project Director for the management and productivity evaluations of local government functions at Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. He also served as Project Director for evaluations of federal agencies including Federal Rail and Federal Aviation Administrations.

His publications are found in Public Administration Review, International Journal of Organization Theory And Behavior, Public Productivity and Management Review, Evaluation Review, Health Care Review, Journal of Health and Human Services, Public Administration Quarterly, The International Journal of Public Administration and the International Review of Administrative Sciences.

Nyhan serves as the Coordinator for the Master of Nonprofit Management degree program and the nonprofit minor at the undergraduate level. He is currently serving as President of the Faculty Senate and is a member of the University Board of Trustees.