Shanna Rose, Ph.D.

Tuohy Associate Professor of Government and Management



Areas of Expertise

American Politics
Public Policy
Kravis Center


B.A., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Awards and Affiliations

Professor of the Year, NYU-Wagner

Certificate of Distinction in Teaching, Harvard University

Dean’s Award for Excellence in Student Teaching, Harvard Kennedy School

Research and Publications

Responsive States: Federalism and American Public Policy (with Andrew Karch). Cambridge University Press, 2019.

Financing Medicaid: Federalism and the Growth of America’s Health Care Safety Net. University of Michigan Press, 2013.

“The State of American Federalism 2017–2018: Unilateral Executive Action, Regulatory Rollback, and State Resistance” (with Greg Goelzhauser). 2018. Publius: The Journal of Federalism 48(3): 319–344.

“States as Stakeholders: Federalism, Policy Feedback, and Government Elites” (with Andrew Karch). 2017. Studies in American Political Development 31(1): 47-67.