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Rosanna Perotti

Associate Professor of Political Science


Degrees

PHD, 1989, University of Pennsylvania; BA, 1982, Point Park Coll


Bio

Dr. Perotti is qualified to discuss

  • 2008 Presidential election
  • Media and politics
  • U.S. political parties
  • U.S. national elections
  • American Politics
  • Bill Clinton Presidency
  • Presidency of George H. W. Bush
  • Public opinion trends

Dr. Perotti has taught courses including The Media and Politics, American Politics, The Clinton Presidency, Political Parties and the Voter, and Public Opinion and Political Communication. She was heavily involved in planning and publishing the proceedings of two Presidential Conferences at Hofstra University: on the presidency of George H. W. Bush (1997), and the presidency of Bill Clinton (2005).

Dr. Perotti has served on the program committees of the New York State, Northeast, and American Political Science Associations. She has authored journal articles and conference papers and chaired panels on U.S. immigration policy, student political participation and civic engagement, pedagogy in political science and women and politics.


Teaching Interests

Political Parties, Elections, Media and Politics, Public Opinion

Research Interests

Presidency, immigration policy, elections

Recent Courses Taught

Course Title Level
INTD 003A CITIZENS COMMITTEE FOR NYC Undergraduate
PSC 001 (BH) AMERICAN POLITICS Undergraduate
PSC 012F EVO OF TELVSD PRESIDENT DEBATE Undergraduate
PSC 114 POL PARTIES & VOTER Undergraduate
PSC 147 PUBLIC OPINION & POLITCAL COM Undergraduate
PSC 161 INDEPENDENT READINGS IN PSC Undergraduate
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