About Michael Genovese
Michael A. Genovese received his PhD from the University of Southern California. He currently holds the Loyola Chair of Leadership Studies, is a Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Institute for Leadership Studies at Loyola Marymount University. In 2006 Professor Genovese was made a Fellow Commoner at the Queens College, Oxford University. Professor Genovese has written sixteen books, including The Paradoxes of the American Presidency (co-authored by Thomas E. Cronin), Oxford University Press, 2nd ed 2004; The Presidency and the Challenges of Democracy (co-edited with Lori Cox Han), Palgrave, 2006; The Presidency and Domestic Policy (with William W. Lammers), CQ Press, 2000; The Power of the American Presidency 1789-2000, Oxford University Press, 2001; The Presidential Dilemma, Longman, 2nd ed. 2003, and; The Encyclopedia of the American Presidency, Facts-on File, 2004 (winner of the New York Public Library “Best of Reference” work of 2004). He has won over a dozen university and national teaching awards. Professor Genovese frequently appears as a political commentator on local and national television. He is also Associate Editor of the journal, White House Studies, has lectured for the United States Embassy abroad, and is editor of Palgrave Macmillan Publishing’s, “The Evolving American Presidency” book series. In 2004–2005 Professor Genovese served as President of the Presidency Research Group of the American Political Science Association.
About Victoria A. Farrar-Myers
Victoria A. Farrar-Myers is professor of political science at University of Texas at Arlington. She holds a PhD from SUNY Albany, an MA from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and a BA from Russell Sage College.