Associate Professor

Year Joined ISU

Expertise and Activity Statement
Nathan Myers received a Ph.D. in Public Affairs at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in December 2009. Nathan received his bachelors degree from Knox College in Galesburg, IL and a Master in Public Administration from University of Illinois at Springfield.

Nathan teaches courses in the Master of Public Administration program. His teaching interests include organization theory, research methods, and public policy.

His research interests include state and federal health care policy, program evaluation, and bureaucratic politics and behavior. His latest research examines the effect of market-based state health programs on the overall health, economy and medical infrastructure of a state. Nathan has previously published research on the effectiveness of state health care programs in Policy Studies Journal and the Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law. He has also published commentaries on health care policy issues in the PA Times. He has presented research at the Midwest Political Science Association, the Western Political Science Association, and Southwestern Social Science Association annual meetings.

Office Location
Holmstedt Hall 308
Phone: (812) 237-2504