Aman Khan, Ph.D.
Office: Holden Hall 114
Aman Khan is Professor of Political Science and Public Administration at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, where he teaches public budgeting, financial management, cost and managerial accounting, and quantitative methods. He is the author, co-author, editor, and co-editor of several books, including Cost and Optimization in Government, Case Studies in Public Budgeting and Financial Management, Budget Theory in the Public Sector, and Financial Management Theory in the Public Sector, as well as of numerous publications in professional journals, including State and Local Government Review, Municipal Finance Journal, Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management, International Journal of Public Administration, Engineering Economist, and International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management. He has previously served as Director of the Graduate Program in Public Administration at Texas Tech University. Trained as an economist and planner, he has an MA in Economics, an MS in Urban and Regional Planning, and a Ph.D. in Public Administration with specialization in budgeting and finance. Dr. Khan is the founder and current Director of the Institute of Governmental Finance at Texas Tech University, which provides, among others, professional training to middle and upper-level public managers and elected officials.