Ralph A. Rossum, Ph.D.

Areas of Expertise

American Founding, Crime and Criminal Justice, Constitutional Law, American Constitutionalism, Indian Gaming Issues, Redistricting, Supreme Court, Voting Rights

Selected Research and Publications

  • Understanding Clarence Thomas: The Jurisprudence of Constitutional Restoration; The Supreme Court and Tribal Gaming: California v. Cabazon Band of Mission Indians; Antonin Scalia’s Jurisprudence: Text and Tradition; Federalism, the Supreme Court, and the Seventeenth Amendment. American Constitutional Law, 9th ed. Vols I & II

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Phi Beta Kappa; Who's Who in America, annual editions, 1988-present; Who’s Who in the World, 2007-present.

Ralph A. Rossum, Ph.D.

Salvatori Prof. of Political Phil. & Amer. Const.

Education: B.A., Concordia College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago
Department: Government
Office Hours:
  Monday, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Email: rrossum@cmc.edu
Phone: (909) 607-3392
Fax: (909) 621-8419
Address: Kravis Center 222
Curriculum Vitae: CV

Media Contact

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