PA TIMES publishes professional public administration articles, through both a magazine and an online venue, You can find information about both versions on these pages. Questions? Contact us at [email protected] and we'll be happy to help you! Looking for specific staff?


PA TIMES Magazine

The magazine is printed on a quarterly basis. Each edition centers around specific thematic topics.

Click here to view select editions in a uniquely digitized format, including our "Civics" and "2020 COVID" editions.

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Sample Articles

Check out a few of our most recent articles to get a feel for what the magazine covers:


New articles are published on twice each week. These articles are written by a rotating course of authors, many publishing on a monthly or quarterly basis and some writing just once in a while. Here are some valuable resources for you as you look to engage with this media:


The Basics:

  • Interested in submitting articles? Send your questions or written piece to [email protected] for consideration. We accept articles from members and non-members alike.
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  • Interested in ordering a current edition of PA TIMES magazine? Visit our bookstore and order free copies or a year-long subscription! (Members, you are automatically on the list! Visit our archives to find current and previous editions.)
  • Interested in reprinting content from either the magazine or PA TIMES Online? Send an email to Managing Editor Karen Garrett with the name of the article and the publish date and she will assist you.


Resources for Authors