Louis Fucilla

Joint Public Policy Ph.D.

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Email:
lfucilla@indiana.edu
Campus:
IU Bloomington

Résumé/CV

Education

  • Ph.D., School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, 2015 
  • MPA, University of Oregon, 2005
  • BS, Politics, Willamette University, 2000

Biography

  • Associate Instructor, Indiana University, School of Public and Environmental Affairs 2008-09, 2010-15
  • Board of Directors, Pillar Policy Services 2014-15
  • Teaching Assistant, Indiana University, Department of Political Science 2009-10
  • Research Assistant, Sergio Fernandez, Indiana University 2007-08
  • Internal Auditor, State of Oregon Department of Human Services 2005-07
  • Project Manager, Deliberative Democracy Project, University of Oregon 2004-05

Courses Taught

  • V263 Public Management: Fall 2014, 2015. Spring 2011, 2012, 2015
  • V236/241 Management Concepts and Applications I: Spring 2014, 2015
  • V336/366 Management Concepts and Applications II:  Fall 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012. Spring 2013

Selected Publications

Research Interests

  • Attitudes toward government and their effect on job attitudes
  • Motivation and human capital in the public sector

Dissertation

Does the Bureaucracy Move the Needle on Trust: An Exploratory Analysis

Committee: Sergio Fernandez (Chair), Eileen Braman, Marjorie Hershey, Thomas Rabovsky, William Resh

Job Market Papers

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Teaching Award, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 2015
  • Al Frazier Award, University of Oregon, Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, 2005

Presentations

  • Fucilla, Louis. “Does the Bureaucracy Move the Needle on Trust: Evidence from a Survey Experiment.” Poster presented at the American Political Science Association Conference, San Francisco, California, September 2015.
  • Fucilla, Louis. “Does the Bureaucracy Move the Needle on Trust: Evidence from Mass Public Opinion 1973-2013.” Paper presented at 73rd Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois, April 2015.
  • Engbers, Trent A. and Louis Fucilla. “Transforming Leadership and the Obama Presidency.” Paper presented at 15th International Leadership Association Global Conference, Montreal, Canada, October/November 2013.
  • Fucilla, Louis and Trent A. Engbers. “Sounding Presidential: Framing and Agenda Setting in Presidential Speeches.” Paper presented at 70th Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois, April 2012.
  • Fucilla, Louis. “Trust in Government as Trust for Bureaucracy and Bureaucrats: Disentangling Different Dimensions of Trust in Government.” Paper presented at 70th Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois, April 2012.
  • Fucilla, Louis and Trent A. Engbers. “Sounding Presidential: Framing and Political Leadership in Presidential Speeches.” Paper presented at 69th Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois, March/April 2011.
  • Fucilla, Louis. “Assessing the Internal and External Determinants of Performance in Public, Private, and Non-Profit Organizations.” Paper presented at 68th Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois, April 2010.