Kirsten NussbaumerKirsten Nussbaumer
Assistant Professor
Office: #104
Phone: (856) 225-2970
Website: TBA
Vita (Coming soon)


  • M.A./J.D./Ph.D., Stanford University (Political Science, near-term 2016 conferral expected)
  • B.A., Transylvania University


  • Undergraduate teaching (past or scheduled) includes: a Political Theory sequence (Ancient, Modern, and American), Civil Liberties in Times of Emergency, Judicial Process, Constitutional Law, and Election Law. Law school teaching includes: Legislation, Election Law, Civil Procedure, and policy labs and externships in Legislation and Regulation. Research and Publications

Research and Publications

  • Research program in election law, constitutional history/theory/design, the history of political thought, democratic equality, federalism, and comparative constitutions
  • Scholarship on contemporary election law and American constitutional development has been published, or is forthcoming, in journals such as PUBLIUS: THE JOURNAL OF FEDERALISM and the
    FORDHAM LAW REVIEW. A book manuscript, OUR EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ELECTION LAW, and article submissions in the history of political thought and applied democratic theory are in progress.