Mark Moore

Mark Moore
  • Category: Faculty, Fellows
  • Job Title: Hauser Professor of Nonprofit Organizations
  • Organisation: John F. Kennedy School of Government
  • Department: Harvard University
  • Country: United States
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Areas of expertise

  • Government and the third sector
  • Public leadership
  • Public value management

Mark H. Moore is the Hauser Professor of Nonprofit Organizations and was formerly the Faculty Chair of the Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations. He was the Founding Chairman of the Kennedy School's Committee on Executive Programs, and served in that role for over a decade. From 1979-2004, he was the Guggenheim Professor of Criminal Justice Policy and Management and Faculty Chairman of the Program Criminal Justice Policy and Management at the Kennedy School. His research interests are public management and leadership, civil society and community mobilization, and criminal justice policy and management.

His publications include Creating Public Value: Strategic Management in Government; Recognizing Public Value; Dangerous Offenders: The Elusive Targets of Justice; From Children to Citizens: The Mandate for Juvenile Justice; Beyond 911: A New Era for Policing; and Creating Public Value Through State Arts Agencies. Prof Moore's work focuses on the ways in which leaders of public organizations can engage communities in supporting and legitimatizing their work and in the role that value commitments play in enabling leadership in public sector enterprises.

Prof Moore holds a B.A. from Yale University (Summa Cum Laude and Honors with Exceptional Distinction in Political Science and Economics), and an M.P.P. and Ph.D. from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

ANZSOG programs

Prof Moore is a Fellow of ANZSOG and teaches in the following ANZSOG courses:

  • Executive Fellows Program (EFP)