Jeffrey Rosen

Professor of Law

School of Law

George Washington University

2000 H Street, N.W
Washington, DC 20052

(202) 994-9399

Website: George Washington University faculty profile

Twitter: @RosenJeffrey

Issues: Privacy and Security

About Jeffrey Rosen

Jeffrey Rosen is a professor of law at The George Washington University. His areas of research include Constitutional law, criminal procedure, privacy issues, and privacy of cyberspace. He is also the President and CEO of the National Constitution Center, a Contributing Editor of The Atlantic, and a nonresident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution.


Professor Rosen's new book, Louis D. Brandeis: American Prophet, was published on June 1, 2016, the 100th anniversary of Brandeis’s Supreme Court confirmation. His other books include The Supreme Court: The Personalities and Rivalries that Defined America; The Most Democratic Branch: How the Courts Serve America; The Naked Crowd: Freedom and Security in an Anxious Age; and The Unwanted Gaze: The Destruction of Privacy in America. He is coeditor, with Benjamin Wittes, of Constitution 3.0: Freedom and Technological Change. His essays and commentaries have appeared in The Atlantic, the New York Times Magazine, on National Public Radio, in the New Republic, where he was the legal affairs editor, and in The New Yorker, where he has been a staff writer. The Chicago Tribune named him one of the ten best magazine journalists in America, and the Los Angeles Times called him the nation's most widely read and influential legal commentator.


J.D., Yale University, 1991
B.A., Oxford University, 1988
A.B., Harvard University, 1986