Ikhee Cho

Contact Information

Dr. Ikhee Cho

Dr. Ikhee Cho

Visiting Assistant Professor
Public Administration


  • Ph.D., Public Affairs, Truman School of Public Affairs, University of Missouri
  • M.P.A., Seoul National University, Republic of Korea
  • Bachelor of Public Administration, Republic of Korea

Research Interests

  • Bureaucracy 
  • Public Management
  • Public Policy
  • Political Institutions 
  • Program Evaluation
  • Education Policy

Courses Taught

  • POL 674 - Public Organizations
  • POL 681 - Public Sector Human Resource Management
  • POL 660 - Research Methods
  • Policy Process
  • Political Institutions 


Ikhee Cho is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Murray State University. He teaches on various topics on Public Administration including Public Organizations, Human Resource Management in the public/nonprofit sector, Public Management, Public Policy, and Research Methods. In addition to his teaching interests, his research focuses on bureaucracy and public management within political institutions. He also researches bureaucratic representation in education policy by utilizing administrative data from school districts and state and local governments. 

Dr. Cho received his Ph.D. in Public Affairs from the University of Missouri. His dissertation is entitled "Essays on Bureaucratic Representation in Schools." Dr. Cho also received his MPA from the Seoul National University, Republic of Korea, with an emphasis in Public Policy. 


  • Winters, M. A., Kisida, B., and Cho, I. (2022). "The Impact of Principal Attrition and Replacement on Indicators of School Quality," Education Finance and Policy, 1-17. 


Take the next step

© Murray State University Department of Web ManagementWe are Racers.