Vincent Reitano

Vincent Reitano
Assistant Professor of Public Administration
Office: 
(269) 387-8943
Fax: 
(269) 387-8935
Location: 
227E Walwood Hall, Mail Stop 5440
Mailing address: 
School of Public Affairs and Administration
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5440 USA
Education: 
  • Ph.D. in Public Administration, North Carolina State University, 2017
  • M.P.A., Villanova University, 2014
Bio: 

Vincent Reitano holds a PhD in Public Administration from North Carolina State University and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) and a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Villanova University. His research interests include public budgeting and finance, public policy, and statistical methodology. Prior to joining WMU in 2018, he interned with the Department of Homeland Security, completed a research fellowship at SAS Institute, and worked for the Department of Defense and Government Finance Officers Association. As a professional researcher, Dr. Reitano has consulted with a variety of cities and school districts across the United States and regularly speaks at both academic and practitioner conferences. He has a diverse portfolio of publications including as peer-reviewed journal articles, edited book chapters, and professional and technical reports. Dr. Reitano’s teaching experience and interests include:

PADM 6000: Legal and Historical Foundations of Public Administration
PADM 6060: Analytical Methods
PADM 6070: Quantitative Data Analysis
PADM 6120: Principles of Public Budgeting
PADM 6150: State and Local Government Finance
PADM 6180: Political and Economic Environment of Public Administration
PADM 6610: Intellectual History of Public Administration