Jeffrey E. Cohen
Office: Faber Hall 675 (Rose Hill)
Phone: (718) 817-3956
Jeffrey E. Cohen came to Fordham University in 1997, after teaching for 20 years in large universities in the midwest and south, including Alabama, Illinois, and Kansas. He received his Ph. D. in Political Science in 1979 from the University of Michigan and his major teaching and research interests include American Political Institutions and Public Policy, more particularly the Presidency, the Mass Media, and Economic Policy. Professor Cohen has published extensively in the major Political Science journals, inlcuding the American Political Science Review, the American Journal of Political Science, and the Journal of Politics, and is currently the editor of the "Polls" for Presidential Studies Quarterly. His books include Presidential Responsiveness and Public Policy, which won the 1998 Richard E. Neustadt Award of the Presidency Research Group of the American Political Science Association. He has also been interviewed on numerous occaisions by the press, including NPR. Professor Cohen is also a movie buff of older films from the 1930s-1950s, especially film noir.
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