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Corey Robin
Position: Associate Professor
Campus Affiliation: Brooklyn College
Degrees/Diplomas: BA Princeton, PhD Yale
Research Interests: Modern liberalism and conservatism, fear, repression, the state, constitutionalism, and pluralism

Prof. Robin is the author of Fear: The History of a Political Idea (Oxford University Press, 2004), which won the Best First Book in Political Theory Award from the American Political Science Association. Fear has been translated into French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Greek, and Romanian.  Robin’s articles have appeared in American Political Science Review, New York Times, London Review of Books, The Nation, and Raritan. Robin has received grants and fellowships from the Russell Sage Foundation, the American Council of Learned Societies, and Princeton University’s Center for Human Values. Next year, Oxford University Press will publish a book of his essays on conservatism and the right, tentatively titled “The Politics of Reaction.” He is currently working on two longer book projects, one on political repression in the United States, the other on counterrevolution.