Yousueng Han

Public Affairs Ph.D. Candidate

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(812) 369-3415
IU Bloomington
SPEA 412
1315 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN


  • Ph.D. School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), Indiana University, Bloomington, (December 2017, expected)
  • M.P.P. School of Public Affairs, Arizona State University, Tempe, 2010
  • M.A. Department of Public Administration, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea, 2007
  • B.As. Department of Theology, Department of Public Administration, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea, 2004

Selected Publications

  • Han, Yousueng, and Sounman Hong, "The Impact of Accountability on Organizational Performance in the US Federal Government The Moderating Role of Autonomy," Review of Public Personnel Administration (Forthcoming)
  • Han, Yousueng, “Is Public Service Motivation Changeable? Integrative Modeling with Goal Setting Theory,” International Journal of Public Administration (Forthcoming)
  • Han, Yousueng & Demircioglu, Mehmet,“Accountability, Politics, and Power”. In Global Encyclopedia of Public Policy and Public Administration. Ali Farazmand (Ed). Springer (Forthcoming).
  • Han, Yousueng & Hong, Sounman,“OMB and Congressional Responses to Performance-based Budgeting: Transparency as an Instrument for Promoting Accountability” (Second-round review, Public Administration Review).
  • Han, Yousueng, “A Test of a Useful Approach to the Study of Accountability Regime” (Revise & resubmit, International Public Management Journal)

Research Interests

  • Accountability, Performance Management
  • Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior
  • Public Budgeting

Honors & Awards

  • Grant-in-Aid Award for Dissertation Research, Indiana University Graduate School, 2017
  • Merit-Based Ph.D. Summer Fellowship, School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), Indiana University, 2017
  • Wallace O. Keene Scholarship, American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) conference, Atlanta, 2017
  • Asian Junior Scholar Paper Competition Award, ASPA Conference, Seattle, 2016
  • Fellowship for Institute on Qualitative and Multi-Method Research (IQMR) program, Syracuse University, New York, 2014