Chaeyoung Chang

Public Affairs Ph.D.

Email:
chaeyoung.chang@baruch.cuny.edu
Campus:
IU Bloomington

Résumé/CV

Education

  • Ph.D., School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, 2015
  • MPA, Georgetown Public Policy Institute, 2007
  • MPA, Korea University, 2000
  • BPA, Korea University, 1997

Biography

  • Lecturer, City University of New York (CUNY), School of Public Affairs, Baruch College, 2015–Current
  • Associate Instructor, Indiana University, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 2008-15
  • City Reporter, WDCT Washington Radio Station, Washington, D.C., 2007
  • Coordinator, Georgetown University Office of Advancement, 2005-06
  • Paid Intern, Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Washington, D.C., 2006
  • Instructor, Institute of Public Servant Ability Test, Seoul, Korea, 2001-03

Courses Taught

  • Statistical Techniques
  • Statistical Techniques Online

Selected Publications

  • "Is obesity related to deteriorating mental health of the U.S. working-age population?" (with J. Haeil) Journal of Behavioral Medicine, DOI 10.1007/S10865-014-9580.7 (2015)
  • "Is Maternal Employment Related to Childhood Weight Changes in the United States?: Evidence from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study - Kindergarten Class of 1998-99 (ECLS-K)," (with J. Haeil), Journal of Family and Economic Issues (In review)
  • "Does Formal Schooling Worsen Young Children’s Weight Problem?" (with J. Haeil), Journal of School Health (In review)

Research Interests

Public Management: Human Resource Management, Organizational Performance, Contracting-out, Corruption and Deviant Workplace Behavior

Policy Analysis: Policy Processes, Social and Wellness Policy, Health Policy

Nonprofit Management: Civic Participation, Civil Society, Human Resource Management

Dissertation

Empirical Evidence on Factors Contributing to the Prevalence of Childhood Obesity in the U.S.

Committee: David Reingold, Sergio Fernandez, Dong-Chul Seo, Haeil Jung

Honors & Awards

  • Consortium on Qualitative Research Methods program nominee, 2012

Grants & Funding

  • SPEA Graduate Student Travel Grants (8 Awards), 2011-15
  • SPEA Public Policy and Public Affairs Fellowship, 2007-10
  • Korea University Alumni Association Fellowship, 2006
  • Samjung Educational Foundation Fellowship, 1995-99
  • Korea University Scholarship for Outstanding Performance, 1993-97

Presentations

  • Chang, Chaeyoung. “Impact of State's Physical Education Policies on Childhood Weight Status.” Presented at the  Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management Fall Conference, Albuquerque, NM, November 6-8, 2014
  • Fernandez, Sergio, Chang, Chaeyoung, and Lee, Shinwoo. “Exploring the Relationship among Job Satisfaction, Turnover Intention, Economic Conditions, and Turnover Behavior in the Federal Agencies.” Presented at the American Political Science Association annual conference, Washington, D.C., August 28-31, 2014
  • Chang, Chaeyoung and Jung, Haeil. “The Impact of Schooling on Childhood Obesity.” Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, Boston, May 1-3, 2014
  • Chang, Chaeyoung and Jung, Haeil. “Does Formal Schooling Aggravate Childhood Obesity?” Poster presented at the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management Fall Conference, Washington, D.C., November 7-9, 2013  
  • Chang, Chaeyoung and Jung, Haeil. “Is Maternal Employment Related to Childhood Weight Changes in the United States?: Evidence from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study - Kindergarten Class of 1998-99 (ECLS-K) (Updated version).”Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana, April 11-13, 2013
  • Jung, Haeil, Chang, Chaeyoung, and Nadella, Venkata. “Impact of School-Level State Law Change on Youth’s Physical Activity: Evidence from State Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) Data.” Presented at the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management Fall Conference, Baltimore, November 8-10, 2012
  • Chang, Chaeyoung and Jung, Haeil (2012). “Mother’s Labor Market Participation and Childhood Obesity.” Presented at the 2012 Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management Fall Conference, Baltimore, November 8-10, 2012
  • Jung, Haeil and Chang, Chaeyoung. “Is Obesity Related to Deteriorating Mental Health of the U.S. Working-age Population?” Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, San Francisco, May 3-5,2012
  • Pitts, David. W., Fernandez, Sergio, and Chang, Chaeyoung. “Why do Employees Leave the Federal Service? A Model of Turnover Intentions.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Boston, August 28-31, 2008