Spitzer is the author of over 600 articles and papers appearing in many books, journals, newspapers, and web sites on a variety of American politics subjects. He served as President of the Presidency Research Group of the American Political Science Association from 2001-2003 and as a member of the New York State Commission on the Bicentennial of the U.S. Constitution. He has testified before Congress on several occasions. Spitzer is often quoted and interviewed by American and international news outlets, including The Today Show, Good Morning America, ABC Nightly News, PBS’s News Hour with Jim Lehrer, MSNBC’s All In With Chris Hayes and Countdown With Keith Olbermann, CNN, NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross, The Diane Rehm Show (NPR), the BBC, CBC, NHK, Der Spiegel, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Time Magazine, Newsweek, Slate, and Politico, among others. He is also a regular contributor to the Huffington Post, and a regular panelist on the weekly public affairs program, “The Ivory Tower,” broadcast on WCNY-TV, Syracuse, NY.
Robert J. Spitzer, Ph.D.
Distinguished Service Professor
Political Science Department
Cortland, NY 13045
PHONE: 607-753-4106 (office)