Dr. James B. Kaatz


Political Science and Philosophy
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Political Science and Philosophy
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, 1996, Northern Illinois University


  • Public Human Resources Management
  • Local Government Administration and Politics
  • Local Government Service Delivery
  • Comparative Public Administration
  • Service Delivery and Politics in Western Europe
  • American Government

Research and professional interests

  • Employee motivation
  • Local government employee compensation
  • Public service motivation
  • Cooperation and conflict among local elected officials