James Porto, Jr, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Health Policy and Management

Director, Executive Programs
Health Policy and Management

Link to CV
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile

114 Rosenau Hall
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
135 Dauer Drive
Campus Box 7411
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7411

T: 919-966-7354
F: 919-966-3671

1968 Duke University AB, Psychology
1976 North Carolina State University
MPA, Public Administration
2000 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill PhD, Public Policy Analysis
Research Interests
  • Disaster Management
  • Expert decision-making, ethical decision-making and situational awareness
  • Measuring efficiency and effectiveness in public organizations
  • Comparative evaluation methodology (data envelopment)
  • Public policy development and assessment
  • Socio-economic evaluations (CBA, CEA)
  • Political leadership
  • Substance abuse treatment