Professor of Political Science
Expertise: American politics campaigns and elections, Public opinion, Jewish-American Politics, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Jeffrey Bernstein is Professor of Political Science at Eastern Michigan University, where he has been on the faculty since 1997. He holds a B.A. from Washington University and an M.A. and Ph. D. from the University of Michigan. His research interests include public opinion and political behavior, citizenship education, and the scholarship of teaching and learning. Bernstein was a 2005-06 Carnegie Scholar with the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in Palo Alto, California. He is co-editor and contributing author of Citizenship Across the Curriculum (Indiana University Press, 2010) and of numerous scholarly articles and book chapters, many co-authored with the kind of remarkable students who make being an academic so much fun, and so rewarding.