Dr. Kristiina Tõnnisson


Kristiina Tõnnisson is the Director of Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies, University of Tartu. She holds an M.Sc. in Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations from New York University and a Ph.D. in Public Administration and Social Policy from the University of Tartu. She has worked both in Europe and in the United States and has gained experience in public, nonprofit and private sector organizations. Her main research interests include public management in new democracies, local governance, civil society and change management in the public sector. Her publications include journal and book articles in Public Management Review and in textbooks about public management in Central and Eastern Europe.


Contact: kristiina.tonnisson[at]ut.ee

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