Associate Dean for Academic Affairs for
Harpur College of Arts and Sciences,
Associate Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000, USA
Voice: (607) 777-6787
Fax: (607) 777-2675
Professor Jennifer Jensen's research has focused on three areas in American politics: state and local politics, political careers, and organized interests. She is currently completing a book on state lobbying offices in Washington, D.C. Much of her current research explores the career choices of elite political actors. She teaches courses on state and local government, interest groups, and American political culture and values.
Professor Jensen serves as associate dean for academic affairs for Harpur College of Arts and Sciences, and can be reached most easily through that office. Prior to joining the faculty at Binghamton, she served on the political science faculties at the University at Albany, SUNY and Bucknell University. She has worked in the U.S. House of Representatives and as a renewable energy lobbyist in Washington, D.C.
Last Updated: 9/20/11