Steven Rogers

Steven Rogers
Office: McGannon Hall, Room 125
Phone: 314.977.3033

Office hours: Spring 2017 --  M, 3-4; By Appointment


Dr. Steven Rogers, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Saint Louis University, specializes American politics and political methodology. Dr. Rogers joined the University in 2014.

Education:Steven Rogers received a B.A. in political science and history from The George Washington University. He also holds a Master of Arts in political science from The George Washington University. Rogers received his Ph.D. in Politics from Princeton University with concentrations in American Politics and Political Methodology. Before arriving at SLU, Dr. Rogers was a post-doctoral fellow at the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions at Vanderbilt University.

Teaching: Steven Rogers teaches classes on American political parties and Congress. He also teaches the undergraduate research methods course.

Research: Steven Rogers' research evaluates the extent to which elections serve as a mechanism for accountability and representation. He argues that state legislative elections are not referendums on state legislators' own performance but are instead dominated by national politics. Rogers' published work on Congressional and state legislative elections can be found in the American Journal of Political Science, Legislative Studies Quarterly, and PS: Political Science & Politics. Rogers' doctoral dissertation received the American Political Science Association's William Anderson Award for the best dissertation in the field of federalism or intergovernmental relations, state and local politics and was co-recipient of the APSA State Politics & Policy Section's Christopher Mooney Dissertation Award.

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