Dr. James

Dr. James "Gerard" Caillier

MPA Director


  • BGS, University of Louisiana-Lafayette, 1992
  • MPA, Southern University, 1994
  • PhD, Southern University, 2003

Research Areas

  • Public Policy and Administration


Office Hours:

Mondays and Tuesdays 3pm-4pm

Research Interests

  • Public Management
  • Performance Management

Teaching Interests

Public Budgeting, Foundations of Public Administration (taught online and in-class),
Qualitative Research, Research and Program Evaluation (taught as a hybrid), Public
Policy Analysis, Public Policy, Financial Management, Manager in Technological
Society (taught online and in-class), Organizational Behavior, Intergovernmental
Relations, and Organizational Theory, Health Care in America

Selected Publications

Caillier, J. G. (Forthcoming). “Linking transformational leadership to self-efficacy, extrarole behaviors, and turnover intentions in public agencies: The mediating role of goal clarity.” Administration & Society.

Caillier J. G. (Forthcoming). “Transformational leadership and whistle-blowing attitudes:Is this relationship mediated by affective commitment and public service motivation.” American Review of Public Administration.

Caillier, J. G. (Forthcoming). “Do role clarity and job satisfaction mediate the relationship between telework and work effort?”  International Journal of Public Administration.