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About Robbie Waters Robichau

Professor Robichau received her Ph.D. in Public Administration with a certificate in Nonprofit Leadership and Management from Arizona State University in August 2013.  Dr. Robichau’s research interests are in the areas of public and nonprofit management, organizational behavior, governance, and child welfare policy.  Her latest research explores the marketization and collaborations practices of child welfare nonprofits as they face institutional pressures from business, government, and other nonprofits.  Her research has been presented at American Society for Public Administration, Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action, Southeastern Conference for Public Administration, and the Association for Public Policy & Analysis Management.  Professor Robichau holds a Master of Public Service and Administration from Texas A&M University and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from Lamar University.  She has research appearing in the Policy Studies Journal and Journal of Public Policy.  In Fall 2013, she joined the faculty at Georgia Southern University as an assistant professor in the Institute for Public and Nonprofit Studies, where she teaches graduate courses in public and nonprofit management, program evaluation, foundations of public administration, organizational behavior, and nonprofit administration.


2013 - Present Assistant Professor, Georgia Southern University Behavioral and Social Sciences, College of
Present Assistant Professor, Georgia Southern University Public and Non-Profit Studies, Department of

Curriculum Vitae

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Honors and Awards

  • Arizona Golden Rule Citizen Award (2014)
  • N J Cayer Public Affairs Scholarship (2012)
  • Arizona State University Faculty Emeriti Association Scholarship (2011)
  • Arizona State University Assistantship (2007-2011)
  • Bush School Scholarship, Texas A & M (2005-2007)
  • Wall Street Journal Student Achievement Award, Lamar University (2003-2004)
  • Academic Achievement Award: Honors Program, Lamar University (2003-2004)
  • Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholar: Spain (2002-2003)


  • Public & Nonprofit Management (PBAD 7134)
  • Grant Writing (PBAD 7655)
  • Public & Nonprofit Management. (PBAD 8132)
  • Introduction to Nonprofit Management (PBAD 3631)
  • Strategic Planning (PBAD 7654)
  • Directed reading with Nate Baker. Book Review of Driven to Distraction (PBAD 7890)

Contact Information

PO Box 8048
Statesboro, GA 30460
Phone: (912) 478-5822
Office: Carroll 1082


Refereed Articles (4)

Other Publications (4)

Conferences & Presentations (17)