Gary L. Rose, Ph.D., is the Chairman of the Department of Government and Politics.
His teaching and research interests include American Politics, American Presidency,
Presidential Elections, Constitutional Law, State and Local Government, and Political
Parties. Dr. Rose joined the Sacred Heart University faculty in 1982. He is a frequent
commentator for various media regarding national and Connecticut politics. 

Dr. Rose received his Ph.D. from Miami University (Ohio) in 1982. 

Books

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Connecticut's Fourth Congressional District: History, Politics, and the Maverick Tradition, Sacred Heart University Press Books (2011)

Connecticut's Fourth Congressional District: History, Politics, and the Maverick Tradition is a case study of...

 

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Shaping a Nation: Twenty-five Supreme Court Cases that Changed the United States, Government and Politics Faculty Publications (2010)

Each of the cases selected for review is preceded by a treatment of the historical,...

 

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Connecticut Government and Politics: An Introduction, Sacred Heart University Press Books (2007)

Connecticut Government and Politics: An Introduction is a thoroughly revised and updated version of the...

 

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Public Policy in Connecticut: Challenges and Perspectives, Sacred Heart University Press Books (2005)

Public Policy in Connecticut examines ten of the key policy challenges that currently confront Connecticut...

 

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Connecticut Government at the Millennium, Sacred Heart University Press Books (2001)

Connecticut Government at the Millennium offers insight into the style, character, and capacity of Connecticut's...

 

Contributions to Books

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Introduction, The Constitution of the State of Connecticut, Government and Politics Faculty Publications (2011)

Gary Rose has written the introduction to The Constitution of the State of Connecticut, published...

 

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Introduction, Public Policy in Connecticut: Challenges and Perspectives, Government and Politics Faculty Publications (2005)

An overview essay by the editor of Public Policy in Connecticut, which is published by...

 

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The Challenge of Ethnic Diversity, Government and Politics Faculty Publications (2005)

As the census data reveals, the state of Connecticut will experience a sizeable increase in...

 

Articles

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Channels of Power, by Austin Ranney, Sacred Heart University Review (1985)

Book review by Gary L. Rose of Austin Ranney, Channels of Power. New York: Basic...

 

Popular Press

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Dr. Rose’s Presidential Field Trip, The Spectrum (SHU Student Publication) (2014)

Article by Emily Archacki, Assistant News Editor of The Spectrum, detailing a class field trip...

 

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Professor Rose Publishes Book on 2012 Senate Race, Sacred Heart University News Story (2013)

Noted political mind and chairman of Sacred Heart University’s Department of Government and Politics, Professor...

 

Video

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Faculty Spotlight: Gary Rose (2012)

A video profile about CT Professor of the Year - Gary Rose. Closed captions (CC)...