Matthew Crenson

Academy Co-Chair and Professor, Political Science

359 Mergenthaler
410-516-8452
crenson@jhu.edu

Biography

Matthew Crenson ’63 began teaching in the Department of Political Science in 1969 and became a professor emeritus in Urban Government and American Political Development, his primary areas of interest, in 2007. Crenson has authored or co-authored several books including Downsizing Democracy, Building the Invisible Orphanage, and Presidential Power: Unchecked and Unbalanced.