Dr. Shu Wang is an assistant professor at the Department of Political Science at Eastern Michigan University. Prior to her appointment at EMU, she was an assistant professor at Michigan State University where she taught classes in policy analysis and public management. In addition to teaching, she also led and engaged in various outreach programs with MSU Extension for local communities that aim to strengthen local governance.
She has a PhD in Public Administration from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a Masters in Public Administration from Columbia University. Her research examines the impacts of fiscal federalism in the United States and its impacts on local revenue structure, fiscal condition, and service delivery. Her recent projects investigates intra-metropolitan resilience between municipalities and inter-local collaboration for climate change actions.