Elizabeth F. Cohen

Elizabeth F. Cohen is associate professor of political science at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University. She has been a visiting scholar at the Russell Sage Foundation and the Wagner School, New York University. Cohen is the author of Semi-Citizenship in Democratic Politics (2009), and her scholarship has appeared in, among other journals, Citizenship Studies, Perspectives on Politics, Polity, and the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy. She has also published op-eds in newspapers including the Washington Post and Newsday, and her research has been cited by the New York Times. Currently, she is completing a book about the political value of time and a monograph about the rise of short-term immigration in the United States.