Andrew Heiss is an Assistant Professor of Public and Nonprofit Management at the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University. Previously he was a visiting assistant professor at the Romney Institute of Public Service and Ethics at Brigham Young University. He received his PhD in public policy and political science from Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy.
His research explores human rights and international nonprofit management and focuses on authoritarian regulation of civil society and international NGO responses to administrative crackdown. He received the 2016–2018 Emerging Scholar Dissertation Award from the International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR). His work has been published in the Journal of Politics, Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, Interest Groups and Advocacy, and others.