Professor of Political Science
250 Hamilton Hall
Georg Vanberg, Professor of Political Science, M.A. (1997) and Ph.D. (1999) from the University of Rochester. Professor Vanberg's research focuses on comparative political institutions, with a particular interest in judicial and legislative politics, and in coalition theory. He teaches courses on formal modeling, public choice/rational choice theories, judicial/constitutional politics, and European politics. He also serves as associate editor for the journal Public Choice. He is the author of Parliaments and Coalitions (Oxford, 2011) and The Politics of Constitutional Review in Germany (Cambridge, 2005). In addition, his work has appeared in such journals as the American Political Science Review, the American Journal of Political Science, the Journal of Politics, the British Journal of Political Science, and Comparative Politics.