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Adrian Ritz is professor of Public Management and a member of the executive board at the interdisciplinary center of competence for public management at the University of Bern in Switzerland, where he teaches at the faculty of social sciences and at the faculty of law. He is also the managing director of the Executive Master of Public Administration (MPA) and the Certificate of Advanced Studies in Public Management and Policy (CeMap) at the University of Bern. He is also a member of the Swiss Public Administration Network (SPAN).
His research revolves around the field of public management, leadership, human resources management, administrative reform, as well as evaluation and performance management. His doctoral thesis on the "Evaluation of New Public Management Reforms" received the award for the best doctoral thesis in 2004 of the Swiss Association for Organization and Management.
Adrian Ritz has also worked as research scholar at the University of Georgia, School of Public and International Affairs, Department of Public Administration and Policy, in Athens GA USA, and at Indiana University, School for Public and Environmental Affairs, in Bloomington IN USA. In addition, he has lectured at the Universities of Bern, Lausanne, St. Gallen, Munich (Germany) and Krems (Austria). He provides consulting and research for public institutions at all federal levels within Switzerland.