Professor Nancy L. Rosenblum, Harvard University Department of Government




Professor Nancy L. Rosenblum

Nancy L. Rosenblum , Senator Joseph S. Clark Professor of Ethics in Politics and Government. Ph.D., Harvard University, 1973. Professor Rosenblum  joined the Department of Government at Harvard University in January, 2001. She was Chair of the Department of Government from 2004 - 2010. Her fields of study are the history of modern political thought, contemporary political theory, and constitutional law. Her latest book is On the Side of the Angels: An Appreciation of Parties and Partisanship published by Princeton University Press in 2008. Her 2008 contribution to the APSA Taskforce on Religion and Democracy, "Faith in America: The Logic of Autonomy and the Logic of Congruence" is available here. She is winner of the 2002 David Easton Award (ASPA) for her book Membership and Morals: The Personal Uses of Pluralism in America . She was awarded the Walter Channing Cabot Fellowship in 2010 for her "outstanding contribution to her field" for On the Side of the Angels. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and in 2010 was elected The Vice-President of the American Political Science Association.

Nancy has also been interviewed for her new book, "On the Side of the Angels".  The book interview will be published as a Rorotoko cover feature on Friday, July 31, at around 8 AM EST  The piece will top the frontpage of until about that same time on the following Monday, and will rotate in the "recent" section of the frontpage for about two weeks after that. 

Illustration by Richard Rosenblum / Click here for full-size image