Eastern Michigan University
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Jeffrey L. Bernstein


Bernstein 601E Pray Harrold

734. 487.6970


Current Semester Courses

Summer 2017
not teaching

Office Hours
MPA Director, advising by appointment


Ph. D. (1997), University of Michigan.

M.A. (1994), University of Michigan.

A.B. (1991), Washington University in St. Louis.


curriculum vitae

Interests and Expertise

American government and politics

Political learning and civic competence

Scholarship of teaching and learning

Campaigns and elections

Voting behavior and public opinion

Selected Scholarly Activity

Bernstein, Jeffrey L. and Brooke A. Flinders, eds.  Forthcoming.  Enhancing Teaching and Learning Through Collaborative Structures.  San Francisco:  Jossey-Bass.  Also co-authored Introduction, Conclusion, and one additional chapter.

Bernstein, Jeffrey L. 2012. "Defending Our Lives: The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in an Academy Under Attack." Invited Essay for the International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning 6:1 (January): 1-5.

Smith, Michael B., Rebecca S. Nowacek and Jeffrey L. Bernstein, eds. 2010. Citizenship Across the Curriculum. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Also co-authored the Introduction and contributed a solo-authored chapter.

Bernstein, Jeffrey L. 2010. "Using Think-Alouds to Understand Variations in Political Thinking." Journal of Political Science Education 6 (1): 49-69.

Bernstein, Jeffrey L. 2008. "Cultivating Civic Competence: Simulations and Skill-Building in an Introductory Government Class."  Journal of Political Science Education 4 (1): 1-20.

The Department of Political Science is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344