Erna Ruijer

Erna Ruijer is a Public Administration and Communication scholar with ten years of experience, effectively employing various qualitative and quantitative research methods.  Her research interests include government transparency, open data, open government, social equity and government communication. Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration. Dissertation on proactive transparency and government communication in the USA and the Netherlands. Member of Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Alpha Alpha and Golden Key International honor society and winner of the VCU dissertation assistantship award 2013