Tatyana S Guzman
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 Title: Assistant Professor
 Dept: Urban Studies
 Office: UR 313
 Phone: 216-875-9962
 Email: T.GUZMAN@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. UR 313, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Research Keywords:
Income tax preferences, Municipal bonds, credit ratings, Budgeting, Post-secondary education finance.
 
Education:
Ph.D., Public Affairs, Indiana University, SPEA, 2013
M.A., Economics, Indiana University, 2007
 
Brief Bio:
Tatyana Guzman joined Levin College faculty in 2013. Tatyana graduated the School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) at Indiana University Bloomington (IU) with majors in Public Finance and Policy Analysis and a minor in Education Policy Studies. Her dissertation grant was sponsored by American Educational Research Association, which receives funding for its grants from the National Science Foundation. Tatyana holds a MA degree in Economics. Her research interests are in higher and secondary education finance, municipal finance, and personal income tax area. Her works were published in Public Budgeting and Finance (PBF), Policy Studies Journal (PSJ), American Review of Public Administration (ARPA), and other outlets. Tatyana has 12 years of teaching experience. Before joining the Cleveland State University she taught economics, statistics, and public finance classes at Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) and Indiana University Purdue University in Indianapolis (IUPUI)
 
Honors and Awards:
AWARDS
- Three best paper cash awards in Public Finance and Economic Policy Panel given by the Association of SPEA PhD students (ASPS), Bloomington, IN. Received in 2010, 2011, and 2012
The Chancellor's List 2005-2006

SCHOLARSHIPS and ASSISTANTSHIPS
- Graduate assistantship. School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University Bloomington, August 2007 - May 2011
- Graduate assistantship. Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), August 2004 - August 2007
Graduate assistantship. Department of Economics, Central Michigan University, January 2002 - May 2004
- Distinguished scholarship by the Post and Telecommunication Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan, August 1996 - June 1999 (the scholarship was renewed over the period of 6 semesters)
- Stipend by Tashkent Electrotechnical Institute of Communications, Tashkent, Uzbekistan. August 1995 - June 1996
 
Teaching Areas:
Budgeting (CSU); Public Finance and Economics (CSU); Government Finance and Budgets (IU).
Methods of Research and Evaluation (CSU); Statistical Techniques (IU).
Introductory Microeconomics (IUPUI); Survey of Economic Issues and Problems (IUPUI).
 
Professional Affiliations:
Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM),
The American Educational Research Association (AERA),
Association for Budgeting and Financial Management (ABFM),
National Tax Association (NTA).
 
Professional Experience:
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY (CSU), Cleveland, Ohio
Assistant Professor, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, August 2013 - Present
UST 633/733: "Budget Policy and Management" course (Spring 2017)
UST 603: "Public Finance and Economics" course (Fall 2013)
UST 459: "Budgeting and Policy Analysis" course (Fall 2015 - Present)
UST 405: "Methods of Research and Evaluation" course (August 2013 - Present)
INDIANA UNIVERSITY (IUB), Bloomington, IN, USA
Instructor-of-Record, School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), August 2008 - June, 2013
SPEA V-372 "Government Finance and Budgets" course (January, 2010 - June, 2013)
SPEA K-300 "Statistical Techniques" course (August 2008 - December 2009)
INDIANA UNIVERSITY PURDUE UNIVERSITY INDIANAPOLIS (IUPUI), Indianapolis, IN, USA
Instructor-of-Record, Department of Economics, June 2005 - June 2006, and June - August 2007
E-201 "Introductory Microeconomics" course
E-101 "Survey of Economic Issues and Problems"

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY (CSU), Cleveland, Ohio
- Faculty Associate, Center for Economic Development, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, March 2015 - Present
INDIANA UNIVERSITY (IUB), Bloomington, IN, USA
- Visiting Scholar, School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), January 2014 - Present
- Research Assistant, School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), August 2007 - May 2008
- Graduate Assistant, Department of Economics, September 2004 - May 2005, May-June 2006 (3 semesters)
CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY (CMU), Mt. Pleasant, MI
- Statistical Analyst, College of Business Administration, May 2003 - August 2004
- Graduate Assistant, Department of Economics, January 2002 - May 2003, (3 semesters)
"BUZTON" UZBEK-BRITISH JOINT VENTURE, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Finance Manager Assistant, Department of Accounting and Finance, February 2000 - March 2001
INSTITUTE OF MACROECONOMIC AND SOCIAL RESEARCH under the Ministry of Macroeconomics and Statistics of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Research Fellow (Part-time work), Department of Macroeconomic Analysis and Forecasting, 2000-2001
EUROPEAN INSTITUTE FOR DEVELOPMENT OF ECONOMY AND CULTURE, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Project Manager (Part-time work), July 1998 - June 1999
 
University Service:
College and university committees' membership:
- PhD Steering Committee, Fall 2017 - Present
- Ad hoc committee on faculty engagement with the new presidential administration, Fall 2017 - Present
- Graduate College Grade Dispute Committee, Fall 2017 - Present
- Academic Technology Committee, Fall 2017 - Present
- E-learning Committee, Fall 2016 - Present
- Blackboard Best Practices User Group, Spring 2017 - Present
- LMS (Learning Management System) Committee, Spring 2016, Fall 2016
- Graduation, Convocation, and Assembly Committee, Fall 2015, Summer 2017
- Public Administration/City Management Search Committee, Fall 2015

Lead on the new course development:
- UST 636 "Public Budgeting and Finance" (with Stephanie Ryberg-Webster)
- UST 672 "Urban Simulations" (with Megan Hatch)
- Reviewer for the 2017 CSU Dissertation Research Award (DRA) Program

Student advising:
PhD Dissertation Committee Member for TaeKyoung Lim. Dissertation title: "Multilevel Governmental Efforts for Energy Efficiency: policy Adoption, Implementation, and Evaluation under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act", Fall 2015 - Present
Project Supervisor for Undergraduate Honors' students
- Kirby Suntala, "Budget Analysis of Cleveland Metropolitan School District". UST 459 "Public Budgeting", Spring 2016
- Mika Timura, "How Millenials Give in Ohio". UST 405 "Methods of Research and Evaluation", Fall 2015
- Ryan Meisner, "Demystifying the Earned Income Tax Credit: An Explainer and Review of the Recent Literature". UST 405 "Methods of Research and Evaluation", Spring 2015
Project supervisor in UST 496 "Urban Research"
- Blaney (Trevelle) Harp, "Budget Analysis of the City of East Cleveland", Spring 2017
 
Professional Service:
Referee Services:
- Public Administration Review
- Municipal Finance Journal
- Journal of Policy Analysis and Management
- Public Budgeting and Finance

Guest lecturer at:
- Urban college capstone project defenses (panel judge), CSU, Spring 2016
- CSU Colloquium series, Finance and Budgeting panel, CSU, Fall 2014
- SPEA-V 361 "Financial Management" class (taught classes on monetary policy and central banking), IUB, Fall 2010
- SPEA-V 161 "Urban Problems & Solutions" class (helped to lead several simulations), IUB, Summer I 2010
- ECO 616 "Advanced Microeconomic Theory" class (taught one class), Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI, Fall 2002
- "Microeconomics" class (taught four classes on monopolies and oligopolies), Tashkent Electrotechnical Institute of Communications, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Fall 1998
Invited Research:
- Sales tax forecasts for local government (confidential project), October 2017
- Lead Researcher for Cleveland, United Nations Human Settlements Programme, the Global Municipal Database (GMD) Project, August 2017

Expert opinion and advice:
- WCPN reporter (Afi Scruggs). Telephone interview on fiscal impact of renovating Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, OH, Spring 2017. Featured on the radio news segment on February 14, 2017.
- Reuter's reporter. Telephone interview on the state of Cleveland finances and the city financial preparedness to host 2016 Republican National Convention, Summer 2016
- Greater Ohio Policy Center. Met with Senior Policy Fellow - Jon Honeck to discuss infrastructure (especially water and sewer) finance options in Ohio, Spring 2016
- Delta World One. Met with the founder Phil Davis about the financial plan to revive the city of Cleveland, Spring 2016
- City of Maple Heights. Telephone conversation with the Mayor Annette Blackwell about potential options to exit the city's fiscal emergency status, Spring 2016
- Ink Plus LLC. Met to talk about co-production, Fall 2015

Conference Volunteering:
- Western Social Science Association (WSSA) 60th Annual Conference, San Antonio, Texas, April 4-7, 2018
   "Public Finance and Budgeting" section coordinator
- Western Social Science Association (WSSA) 59th Annual Conference, San Francisco, California, April 12-15, 2017
   "Local Government Spending" panel moderator
- Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) 38th Annual Conference, Washington DC, November 3-5, 2016
   "The Great Recession and Student Debt" panel organizer
- APPAM 37th Annual Conference, Miami, Florida, November 12-14, 2015
   "College Access and Matriculation" panel organizer
- APPAM 36th Annual Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, November 6-8, 2014
   "College Access and Matriculation" panel organizer
   "The Effects of Policy Design and Implementation Decisions: Understanding Affordable Housing Policy Outcomes" panel chair
- APPAM 34th Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD, November 8-10, 2012
 
Community Service:
- Treasurer (3-year term). Beachwood Schools Foundation. Beachwood, Ohio. Summer 2016 - Present.
- Head. "Finance/Foundation Management" committee. Beachwood Schools Foundation. Beachwood, Ohio. Summer 2017 - Present.
- Member. "Above and Beyond/Long Range Planning" committee. Beachwood Schools Foundation. Beachwood, Ohio. Summer 2016 - Present.
- Hilltop Elementary PTO (Parent-Teacher Organization) room parent. Beachwood, Ohio. Fall 2016 - Present
- Bryden Elementary and Hilltop Elementary Schools (baking fundraisers, Read Aloud Program, Field Day, Birthday Parties, Monthly Store, Holiday Parties, PTO Garage Sale, Bison Feast+Fest volunteer), Beachwood, OH, October, 2013 - Present
- Beachwood Middle School Science Club mentor "Experimental Design" and "Write It Do It" sections, Beachwood, OH, Fall 2017 - Present
- Beachwood Schools Science and Engineering Fair Club mentor, Beachwood, OH, Fall 2016
- Take2 second hand community store (nonprofit organization), Beachwood, OH, June, 2015 - June, 2016
- Cleveland State University's American Planning Association (CSU APA) bake sale (made sweets for fundraising sale), Cleveland, OH, November, 2014 - May, 2014
- AISH Cleveland, Sunday school (2 hrs a week), Beachwood, OH, October 2014 - June 2015
- Bloomington community food pantry "Mother Hubbard's Cupboard" (1.5hrs - 3hrs a week, pantry associate), Bloomington, IN, February 2011- July 2013
 
Research Grants:
Principal Investigator
- Research grant by the AERA (American Educational Research Association) Grants Program, sponsored by the National Science Foundation. April 15, 2014-April 14, 2015. $20,000.
- Dissertation grant by the AERA (American Educational Research Association) Grants Program, sponsored by the National Science Foundation. May1, 2012-April 30, 2013. $20,000.

Researcher
- Research grant for the Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit Economic Impact Study by the Development Service Agency of Ohio. May 15, 2015, August 31, 2015. $67,340.
- Grant by Joint Vienna Institute (JVI). Vienna, Austria, August 2001 - December 2001. Grant covered training in JVI, accommodations, per diem, and miscellaneous activities (study tours, receptions, etc)
- Grant by Joint Vienna Institute (JVI). Tashkent, Uzbekistan, February 2001 - May 2001. Grant covered training, meals, and per diem