Welcome to the Rooney Center!


Here's what's new:


The Rooney Center would like to welcome Luis Ricardo Fraga back to Notre Dame as the Arthur Foundation Endowed Professor of Transformative Latino Leadership and Professor of Political Science.   More info.





Welcome to Gary E. Hollibaugh, Jr., who will be joining the Political Science faculty.  More info.




Mark your calendars for the inaugural lecture in our new series on “Education in the Service of Citizenship”—Friday, September 5th. We are thrilled that the first lecture will be given by Professor John DiIulio of the University of Pennsylvania. More info.




Congratulations to Ricardo Ramirez on his promotion to associate professor with tenure!


Recent faculty books:

Benjamin Radcliff book








The Political Economy of Human Happiness: How Voters’ Choices Determine the Quality of Life
by Benjamin Radcliff

David Campbell book








Seeking the Promised Land: Mormons and American Politics
by David E. Campbell, John C. Green, and J. Quin Monson









Mobilizing Opportunities: The Evolving Latino Electorate and the Future of American Politics
by Ricardo Ramirez


Zuckerts' book








Leo Strauss and the
Problem of Political Philosophy

by Michael P. and
Catherine H. Zuckert