Cynthia Osborne Elected to APPAM Policy Council
Cynthia Osborne, the Director of the Child and Family Research Partnership and an Associate Professor of Public Affairs at the LBJ School, has been elected to a four-year term on the Policy Council of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM).
“APPAM is the premier organization of researchers and policymakers who are interested in finding ways to inform one another and make a difference in various policy areas,” said Osborne.
The Policy Council is currently composed of 31 members from universities, think tanks and government agencies.
Osborne will serve on the Strategic Planning Subcommittee and intends to use her role to clarify the organization’s vision, plan future events bringing academics and practitioners together and emphasize the benefits of forward-looking research.
“One of my goals is to help pol