Sanford Gordon

Professor of Politics
B.A. 1994, Cornell; M.A. 1996, Princeton; Ph.D 1999, Princeton

Phone:  (212) 998-3708
Office Address:  NYU Department of Politics, 19 W. 4th Street, New York, NY 10012
Office Room Number:  311

For a full list of my work, see my Vita.

Areas of Research/Interest: American Politics, Political Methodology

About Me: Sanford Clark Gordon is professor of Politics at New York University. He received his B.A. from Cornell and his Ph.D. from Princeton. Prior to his arrival at NYU, Professor Gordon taught at the Ohio State University from 1999-2002; and in 2005-2006, he was a fellow-in-residence at the Center for the Study of Democratic Politics at Princeton. Professor Gordon’s work on interest group influence in administrative and legislative politics, bureaucratic politicization, the political economy of criminal justice, and research methodology has appeared in the American Political Science Review, the American Journal of Political Science, the Journal of Politics, the Quarterly Journal of Political Science, Political Analysis, the Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, and the New England Journal of Medicine, among other places.

My Current Work: Interests in American politics, bureaucratic and administrative politics, political economy of regulation, elections, law and public policy, quantitative political methodology

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