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Jose A. Aleman

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Professor of Political Science
Office: Faber Hall 662
Phone: 718-817-3955

Curriculum Vitae


BA Cornell University
PhD Princeton University


Jose Aleman is Associate Professor of Political Science at Fordham University, located at the Rose Hill campus. He teaches courses on Comparative Politics and Political Economy. His work focuses on the comparative study of democratic institutions with a particular focus on social policy, labor market policy, and redistributive policy. Dr. Aleman is also interested in social movements, democratization, and social science methodology. Professor Aleman has received fellowships from the Macarthur Foundation, the Mellon Foundation and the Korea Foundation. His work has appeared in Migration and Development, Review of European Studies, Social Science Quarterly, Comparative Political Studies, the Industrial Relations Journal, the International Political Science Review, Political Studies, and others.