Tom Rozinski, J.D., M.A.

Associate Professor, Political Science, Faculty Advisor

Tom Rozinski, JD, MA

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 First Vice President of the Northeast Association of Pre-Law Advisors, the nation’s largest prelaw advising organization.


B.A. in Economics and Political Science, Yale University
M.A. in Government, Harvard
J.D., Harvard Law

Courses Taught

American Politics
Introduction to Political Theory
The Supreme Court and the Constitution
Introduction to Legal Principles
Judicial Politics
Public Administration
American Legal System