Jon Rogowski is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis. His work focuses broadly on American politics, with specific research and teaching interests in electoral politics, Congress, and the presidency. Jon's work has been published in journals including the American Journal of Political Science, Legislative Studies Quarterly, and Political Analysis. He is currently working on projects related to public opinion toward presidential power, presidential influence in the nineteenth century, and descriptive representative in local bureaucracies.
Jon has received several awards for his research. In 2013, Jon received the E.E. Schattschneider Award from the American Political Science Association for the Best Dissertation in American Government defended in 2012. Jon's book, The Wartime President, coauthored with William Howell and Saul Jackman, received the William H. Riker Award from the Political Economy Section of the American Political Science Association for the Best Book in Political Economy published in 2013. In 2014, Jon was recognized by Washington University in St. Louis as the Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year.
Prior to joining the faculty, he received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Chicago.