Gary L. Rose, Ph.D.

Gary L. Rose, Ph.D.

Professor/ Chair

Dr. Gary L. Rose, is Professor and Chair in the Department of Government, Politics and Global Studies at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT. A political science professor for 40 years, Professor Rose specializes in the field of American politics. In addition to his teaching, Professor Rose has published twelve books on various subjects, including Connecticut government, the American presidency, constitutional law, and presidential elections. A widely quoted political commentator and scholar, Professor Rose frequently provides political analysis for local, state and national media. His most recent work is titled “HAYWIRE: A Chronology of the 2016 Presidential Contest.”  The 800 page volume tracks the contest from 2013 to the day of the election.

Degrees and Certifications

    • Ph.D. from Miami University (Ohio) in 1982

Research Interests & Grants

    His teaching and research interests include American Politics, American Presidency, Presidential Elections, Constitutional Law, State and Local Government, and Political Parties.

Publications and Presentations

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Government, Politics and Global Studies
    Academic Building HC*212G
    College of Arts and Sciences
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