Qiaozhen Liu received his Ph.D. degree in Public Policy from Georgia State University. His research focuses on public and nonprofit organizations with special interests in financial management, program outcomes, and decision making. His work has appeared in top public and nonprofit journals, including the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory and Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. He has also received multiple academic awards and fellowships, such as the Penn Summer Social Impact Doctoral Fellowship and the Andrew Young School Excellence in Teaching Policy Award. His teaching areas of interest include nonprofit management, budgeting and financial management, research design, and quantitative methods.