Jon Rogowski is an assistant professor in the Department of Government at Harvard University. His work focuses broadly on American politics, with specific research and teaching interests in American political institutions, political economy, and electoral politics. Jon's work has been published in journals including the American Political Science Review, American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, British Journal of Political Science, Legislative Studies Quarterly, and Presidential Studies Quarterly. His current research projects focus on executive branch politics and the presidency in the contemporary and historical periods. Jon also serves as Research Director of GenForward, a nationally representative survey of Millennials based at the University of Chicago.
Jon has received several awards for his research. In 2013, Jon received the E.E. Schattschneider Award from the American Political Science Association for the Best Dissertation in American Government defended in 2012. Jon's book, The Wartime President, coauthored with William Howell and Saul Jackman, received the William H. Riker Award from the Political Economy Section of the American Political Science Association for the Best Book in Political Economy published in 2013. In 2014, Jon was recognized by Washington University in St. Louis as the Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year.
Prior to joining the faculty at Harvard, Jon was an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis. He received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Chicago.