David M. Bredenkamp

Public Affairs Ph.D.

(718) 309-3544
IU Bloomington
SPEA 412
1315 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN


  • Master of Public Affairs; SPEA; Bloomington, Indiana; 2012
  • Bachelor of Science; Jacobs School of Music; Indiana University, Bloomington; 2002

Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught

  • SPEA-V236: Management Concepts and Applications I 

Selected Publications

  • Baggetta, M. and Bredenkamp, D. 2016. “Systematic Social Observation in the Study of Civic Activity.” Sociological Methods and Research (Revise and Resubmit).
  • Bredenkamp, D. “Work Group Cooperation and Job Satisfaction in the Public Sector.” (Working paper)
  • Bredenkamp, D. “Working with the Shadow: Public Worker Satisfaction and the Private Government Workforce.” (Working paper)
  • Baggetta, M. and Bredenkamp, D. “The Civic Extra-Curriculum: Opportunities for Civic Engagement and Development in Collegiate Associations.” (Working paper)

Research Interests

Public Management, Organizational Behavior, Public Service, Civil Service Employee Attitudes, Human Resources

Honors & Awards

  • “Best Public Management Paper” Conference Award, Association of SPEA PhD Students (ASPS) Annual Conference, Indiana University (2014)