Robert Shrum

Expert in presidential elections, and political advertising and policy
  • Director of the Center for the Political Future at USC Dornsife
  • Director of the Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics
  • Carmen H. and Louis Warschaw Chair in Practical Politics
  • Professor of the Practice of Political Science
  • USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Cell: (202) 338-1812


  • Elections
  • Presidential politics
  • Relations between policy and politics
  • Political advertising

Additional Information

  • Senior Adviser, Gore 2000 and Kerry 2004
  • Frequent commentator on national television
  • Author and columnist for outlets such as NY Times, USA Today, Newsweek, Time, and others