Faculty & Staff

Heike Boeltzig, PhD

  • Lecturer of Public Affairs, Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs, McCormack Graduate School
  • Telephone: 617.287.4315
  • Office Location: 20 Park Plaza (Downtown Campus), 13th Floor, Room 1

Areas of Expertise

Research methodologies, disability and employment issues


PhD, Public Policy, University of Massachusetts Boston
MS, Applied Social Research, University of Stirling
BA, Sociology and Japanese, University of Stirling

Additional Information

Ms. Heike Boeltzig is an adjunct faculty member in the MSPA Public Affairs program and an alumna of our sister program in Public Policy. She is a research associate at the Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI). Her key research interests center on disability and employment issues.

Before joining ICI, Ms. Boeltzig conducted cross-national comparative research on disability and employment policy at the Center for Comparative Research in Social Welfare at the University of Stirling in Scotland. She also participated as a national reporter on German disability employment policy in a thirteen-country research project that was funded by the European Commission.