Tom Rozinski, JD, MA
Lander College for Women / The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School, Lander College of Arts & Sciences
Areas of Expertise
Presidential Power, civil liberties law, public administration and political theory
Associate Professor Tom Rozinski holds a B.A. summa cum laude from Yale University, an M.A. in Government from Harvard University, and a J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School. He teaches courses on judicial politics, constitutional law, political theory, the Presidency, public administration, and international relations.
Prior to joining Touro in 2006, Prof. Rozinski practiced law at two large firms in Manhattan and served for seven years as general counsel to two New York City agencies. In 2001, he was Acting Commissioner of Homeless Services for New York City. He has also taught legal writing at the University of Michigan Law School.
Prof. Rozinski writes about political science pedagogy and prelaw education. His articles include “Using Music to Teach Political Theory,” PS: Political Science and Politics (July 2015), and “Experiential Legal Writing Before Law School,” Journal of Experiential Learning (Spring 2017). He is also the principal prelaw advisor for Touro students at all campuses, and serves as the President of the Northeast Association of Pre-Law Advisors, the nation’s largest prelaw advising organization.
In The News
Pop Music In Touro Poli Sci Class - NY Jewish Week
How to Bridge the Gap Between College and Law School - Real Clear Education
That Pop Song May Provide a Classics Lesson - Wall Street Journal