Office of Governmental Studies
This Office strives to fulfill the University’s mission: “…sharing our intellectual and specialized capabilities with individuals, organizations and communities in our Wisconsin region and beyond in a way that is responsive to the needs of the people we serve.”
Currently, the Office’s Director, Associate Professor Craig Maher is working on a collaborative effort with the UW-Extension’s Local Government Center, the Wisconsin City/County Managers Association and the League of Wisconsin Municipalities. The result of this effort will be performance management training materials, data collection and analysis, and information dissemination to local governments throughout the state. This work is also part of national efforts to improve performance management understanding in government Professor Maher has been involved in though the National League of Cities, Urban Institute and Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB).
If you any questions or are interested in learning more about UW Oshkosh Office of Governmental Studies, please contact Professor Craig Maher or extension 920-424-7304.