Carolyn Ball

Associate Professor
Carolyn Ball


318 Wishcamper Center

Contact Information

Phone: (207) 228-8541

Education: Nasson College, B.A., 1973; Southern Illinois University, M.A. in Political Science, 1978; Purdue University, Ph.D. in Political Science, 1990.

Research Interests: employment and discrimination policy, particularly related to religion; transparency and corruption in organizations; nonprofit and law enforcement administration

Recent publications:

"Religious Diversity in the Workplace" Handbook of Work and Quality of Life: Ethical Practices in Organizations, edited by Nora Reilly, M. Joseph Sirgy, and C. Allen Gorman; New York: Springer Publishers, 2012.

Approaches to Religion and Spirituality in the Workplace and Quality of Work Life. The International Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Society. Accepted June 2011.

"Policing In A Westernized Arab Country: Comparisons With The United States" NEASCU Clipboard. Spring (2010).

"What is Transparency?" Public Integrity. (Fall 2009), 11(4): 293-307.

Organization Theory: A Public and Nonprofit Perspective. 3rd ed. with Hal Gortner and Ken Nichols. Thomson Learning: Belmont, CA, 2007.

New Publications

What's New?

"Profile of Rural Residential Care Facilities: A Chartbook" (authors: Jennifer Lenardson, Eileen Griffin, Zach Croll, Erika Ziller, and Andrew Coburn)

"Integrated Care Management in Rural Communities" (authors: Eileen Griffin and Andrew Coburn)

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