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RaJade M Berry-James PhD

Title: Associate Professor

Email: rmberryj@ncsu.edu

Phone: 919-515-5027

Office: Caldwell Hall 207

Address:

Caldwell Hall 207, Box 8102
NCSU Campus
Raleigh, NC 27695

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Dr. RaJade M. Berry-James is an associate professor of public administration in the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) at NC State University. She is also a consultant in higher education, specializing in assessment and accreditation.

Dr. Berry-James' research and teaching focuses on social equity, program evaluation, and research methods. Her scholarly research has appeared in several outlets, including the Review of Public Personnel Administration, Journal of Black Political Research, Public Performance and Management Review, Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management, and Journal of Public Management and Social Policy. Dr. Berry-James currently serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Public Administration Education (J-PAE), the Journal of Public Management & Social Policy (PMSP) as well as the journal of Public Performance and Management Review (PPMR). In her service to the field, Dr. Berry-James was past-chair of NASPAA's Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation (COPRA) and past co-chair of the 12th Annual Social Equity Leadership Conference.

Dr. Berry-James received the 2016 Public Service Award from the Conference of Minority Public Administrators as well as the NCSU Chancellor's Creating Community for Outstanding Faculty (2013) and The Sylvester Murray Distinguished Mentor Award (2011). She earned a BS in Business Administration from Rider University, a MPA from Kean University and a PhD in Public Administration from Rutgers University (Newark).