Branco Ponomariov, Ph.D.

Title Associate Professor

Phone Number 210-458-2619


Room DB 4.246

Department Public Administration;


Branco Ponomariov joined UTSA's MPA program in 2008, after completing a two year post-doctoral position with the Graduate Program of Public Administration at the University of Illinois - Chicago.  His research focuses on science and technology policy, the intersection of policy and management, and innovation policy and management.  His work appears in Public Administration Review, Research Policy, Journal of Technology Transfer, Research Evaluation, among others.  Additionally, Dr. Ponomariov has been funded as a co-principal investigator through the Nation Science Foundation for a two-year grant, as well as by internal grants.

Research Interests

Public management; science and technology policy.


Ph.D., Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology

M.A., Sociology, Central European University

B.A., Sociology, Sofia University