Gerald N. Rosenberg’s work focuses on the interaction between courts, social movements, and the larger society. He has taught at Yale, Northwestern as the Jack N. Pritzker Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law, the National Law School of India University, and at the Law School of Xiamen University in China as a Fulbright Professor. He has served as a Visiting Fellow in the Law Program of the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University.
His work has appeared in the University of Chicago Law Review, the University of Virginia Law Review, Supreme Court Review, and other law reviews and journals. He has contributed to multiple edited collections and is the author of The Hollow Hope: Can Courts Bring About Social Change?, a textbook on American Government, and is the co-editor of A Qualified Hope: The Indian Supreme Court and Progressive Social Change. His awards include the Quantrell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, the Laing Prize from the University of Chicago Press, and the Teaching and Mentoring Award as well as the Wadsworth Award from the American Political Science Association.