Deondra Rose is an Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Political Science at Duke University's Sanford School of Public Policy. Her research and teaching interests include higher education policy, American Political Development (APD), political behavior, identity politics (e.g., gender, race, and socioeconomic status), and inequality.
Her forthcoming book, Citizens by Degree: Higher Education Policy and the Changing Gender Dynamics of American Citizenship (Oxford University Press), examines the development of landmark U.S. higher education policies--like Title IX and federal financial aid programs--and their impact on women's movement toward first-class citizenship.
A summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Georgia (Political Science), Rose received her M.A. and Ph.D. from Cornell University (Government), with a specialization in American Politics and Public Policy.