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Maxwell School
Maxwell / Center for Policy Research


David Schwegman

CPR (PhD Graduate Student - Public Administration and International Affairs)


Contact Information


Undergraduate Education

University of Connecticut - Economics and History 

Graduate Education

University of Connecticut - Public Administration 

Research Interests

  • Public Finance
  • Education Policy
  • Program Evaluation



David is a PhD student in the Public Administration and International Affairs Department. He grew up in northern Connecticut and attended the University of Connecticut, graduating with a BA in Economics in 2013 and a MPA in 2015. While pursuing his MPA, he worked for the Forensic Services Division of CT's Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services as a Program Analyst. Before starting the PhD program at Maxwell, he worked in Higher Education and was an adjunct instructor for the Department of Public Policy at the University of Connecticut. He is currently working with Bob Bifulco in the Center for Policy Research on Education and policy-related issues.