D.P.A., Public Administration, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 2002
M.P.A., Public Administration, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1987
B.A., Georgetown University, Washington D.C., 1982
The following list is a partial selection of recent publications and does not represent the entire body of research.
Callahan, R. and M. Pisano. “Aligning Fiscal and Environmental Sustainability”. Book chapter in The Elgar Companion to Sustainable Cities: Strategies, Methods and Outlook. Edited by Daniel Mazmanian and Hilda Blanco. Pp. 154-165.
Callahan, R. and Mark Pisano. “The Divergent Cases of the City and the County of San Bernardino”. Public Finance and Management. July, 2014.
Tang, S.Y., Rich Callahan, and Mark Pisano. “Using Common-Pool Resource Principles to Design Local Government Fiscal Sustainability”. Public Administration Review. Accepted June, 2014
Pisano, M. and Callahan, R. “City of Los Angeles: Fiscal Sustainability Case Study”. National Civic Review. Summer, 2014
"Professional Reflection: The Alignment of Ignatian Pedagogy
Principles with Jesuit Business School Education and Business Practices," Journal of Jesuit Business Education, 2013
"Moving From Magical Thinking: Fiscal Sustainability in Local Government," National Civic Review, Vol. 101, No. 1, pp. 8-11, 2012
"Los Angeles County Fiscal Sustainability," National Civic Review, Vol. 101, No.1, pp. 11-18, 2012 (with M. Pisano)
Honors & Awards
Recipient of Outstanding Teaching Award, USF, 2013
Fulbright Specialist Program Award, Istanbul, Turkey, 2011
Scoville Award for Academic Excellence, American Society of Public Administration, Los Angeles, CA Chapter, 2011
Professor of the Year, Graduate Student Association, USC School of Policy, Los Angeles, 2007, 2011
Chester A. Newland Award for Academic Excellence, American Society of Public Administration, Sacramento, CA Chapter, 2010