The Rose Institute stresses a high level of interaction between students and faculty. In their research on state and local government, students and faculty work side by side. Students receive guidance and instruction from professors, fellows and research associates experienced in the operations of both the public and private sectors.
Alice Tweed Tuohy Professor Government and Ethics | Government Department, CMC
firstname.lastname@example.org | (909) 607-3989
Dr. Joseph M. Bessette (B.S. Boston College, M.A. and Ph.D. University of Chicago) is a Alice Tweed Tuohy Professor of Government and Ethics at Claremont McKenna College. His areas of expertise include ethics and American democracy, presidency, American politics, crime and criminal justice, and American constitutionalism. His publications include American Government and Politics: Deliberation, Democracy, and Citizenship (Cengage/Wadsworth 2013), second edition; The Constitutional Presidency (Johns Hopkins University Press 2009); and The Mild Voice of Reason: Deliberative Democracy and American National Government (University of Chicago 1994).
William F. Podlich Professor of Economics | Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, CMC
email@example.com | (909) 607-7275
Dr. Eric Helland (B.A. University of Missouri, M.A. and Ph.D. Washington University) is a William F. Podlich Professor of Economics at Claremont McKenna College. Dr. Helland’s research primarily focuses on law and economics, microeconomics, business law, contract economics, and health economics. His publications include “Product Liability and Moral Hazard: Evidence from General Aviation” (Journal of Law and Economics 2012), “How Much Should Judges be Paid? An Empirical Study on the Effect of Judicial Pay on the State Appellate Bench” (Stanford Law Review 2012), and “Bargaining in the Shadow of the Website: Disclosure’s Impact on Litigation Behavior” (American Law and Economics Review 2010).
Associate Professor | Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, CMC
firstname.lastname@example.org | (909) 607-3899
Dr. Manfred Keil (Zwischenprüfung, Goethe Universität, M.A. University of Texas, M.S. and Ph.D. London School of Economics) is an Associate Professor at the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance at Claremont McKenna College. Dr. Keil’s main areas of expertise include banking, comparative economic performance, macroeconomics, and statistics. His publications include “When Does Inflation Hurt Economic Growth? Different Nonlinearities for Different Economies” (Journal of Macroeconomics 2004), “Shrunken Earnings Predictions are Better Predictions” (Applied Financial Economics 2004), and “Uncovered Interest Rate Parity and Exchange Rate Regimes: Lessons from a Sample of East Asian Countries” (National University of Singapore 2008).
Associate Professor | Department of Politics and Policy, Claremont Graduate University
email@example.com | (909) 621-8695
Dr. Jennifer Merolla (B.A. Boston College, Ph.D. Duke University) is an Associate Professor at Claremont Graduate University. Her research focuses on how the political environment shapes individual attitudes and behavior. Her work includes the study of threat, voting behavior, parties, public opinion, race and ethnic politics, women and politics, and religion and politics. She is co-author of Democracy at Risk: How Terrorist Threats Affect the Public (University of Chicago Press 2009). Her work has appeared in Comparative Political Studies, Electoral Studies, the Journal of Politics, Perspectives on Politics, Political Behavior, Political Psychology, Political Research Quarterly, and Women, Politics, and Policy.
Roy P. Crocker Professor of Politics | Government Department, CMC
firstname.lastname@example.org | (909) 607-4224
Dr. John Pitney (B.A. Union College; M.A., M. Phil, and Ph.D. Yale University) is the Roy P. Crocker Professor of Politics at Claremont McKenna College. Dr. Pitney’s research primarily focuses on American and Californian politics, Congress, electoral politics, media politics, public policy, political advertising, and the Obama Administration. His publications include Congress’ Permanent Minority? Republics in the US House (Rowman and Littlefield 1994), The Art of Political Warfare (University of Oklahoma Press 2000), and After Home and Change: The 2012 Elections and American Politics (Rowman and Littlefield 2013). Among other honors, Dr. Pitney is a two time recipient of the Glenn R. Huntoon Teaching Award and received the Presidential Award in 2013.
Curb Family Associate Professor of Business and Law | Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, CMC
email@example.com | (909) 607-3625
Dr. Joshua Rosett (B.A. University of Chicago, M.A. and Ph.D. Princeton University) is a Curb Family Associate Professor of Business and Law at Claremont McKenna College. Dr. Rosett’s primary area of expertise is accounting. His publications in the field include “Equity Risk and the Labor Stock: The Case of Union Contracts” (Journal of Accounting Research 2001), “What Determines the Variability of Accounting Accruals?” (Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 2005), “Macroeconomic Variables and the E/P Ratio: Is Inflation Really Positively Associated with the E/P Ratio?” (Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 2006).
Assistant Professor | Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, CMC
firstname.lastname@example.org | (909) 607-1692
Dr. Cameron Shelton (B.S. and A.B. Stanford University, Ph.D. Stanford Graduate School of Business) is an Assistant Professor at the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance. Dr. Shelton’s research primarily focuses on political economy, public choice, and public finance. His publications include “The Size and Composition of Government Spending?” (Journal of Public Economics 2007), “Elections and Political Risk: New Evidence from Political Prediction Markets in Taiwan” (Journal of Public Economics 2011), and “The Vicious Cycle: Fundraising and Perceived Viability in the US Presidential Primaries” (Quarterly Journal of Political Science 2012).
Director of CGU’s Tribal Administration Program | Department of Politics and Policy, Claremont Graduate University
email@example.com | (909) 621-8210
Dr. Michael Uhlmann (B.A. Yale University, LL.B. University of Virginia Law School, Ph.D. Claremont Graduate School) has been teaching in the Department of Politics and Policy/SPE at Claremont Graduate University since 2002. His courses concentrate on the American Presidency, executive-congressional relations, and the federal judiciary, including the federal administrative process and national security decision-making. He is also an adjunct professor at Claremont McKenna College, teaching a wide variety of courses in the Department of Government. In addition to his regular coursework for the Departing of Politics and Policy, Dr. Uhlmann teaches in, and serves as the Director of CGU’s new Tribal Administration Program.
Professor | Department of History and Political Science, Azusa Pacific University
firstname.lastname@example.org | (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3502
As a teacher, Jennifer E. Walsh, Ph.D., focuses on American government and U.S. political institutions, including Congress, the presidency, the federal judiciary, constitutional law, and state and local politics. Her primary research interests include crime policy, such as the Three Strikes sentencing movement, prosecutorial decision making, and the implementation of public policy at all levels of government. Walsh’s research on California’s controversial Three Strikes law has been widely disseminated in the scholarly community and among state lawmakers. In addition to her administrative, teaching, and research activities, Walsh also serves as the campus prelaw advisor.