Associate Professor in Residence
American Government and Politics
Ph.D. City University of New York
Ronald C. Schurin received his Ph.D. from the City University of New York in 1997 and received a Master of Public Affairs degree from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University in 1977. He has held policy and administrative positions at the New Jersey Department of Education, the former U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, and The City University of New York. From 1997 to 2008 he served as Executive Assistant to the President of the University of Connecticut and concurrently was Executive Secretary of the University Board of Trustees. His research interests include American political parties, electoral realignment, the Presidency, and Congress.