• Bio:

    Dr. Walter E. Volkomer is an Emeritus Professor for the Department of Political Science at Hunter College. His areas of expertise include American Constitutional Law and the Bill of Rights.

  • Recent Publications:

    AMERICAN GOVERNMENT. 14th edition. New York: Pearson, 2013.


    Biographical essays on Chief Justice Frederick Vinson and Judge Jerome Frank in YALE BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN LAW. Roger Newman (ed.) New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.

  • Current Projects:

    Twelve Great Dissents; Supreme Court Dissents That Changed American History

  • Courses Taught(s):

  • Research Areas: American Political Development, Civil rights, U.S. Constitution