office hours

  • Monday and Wednesday:  1:30 - 3:30
  • and by appointment





Edward Drachman

Professor of

Political Science & International Relations

Welles 3B
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

Edward Drachman has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1991.

Faculty Information


  • B.A., Harvard College (cum laude)
  • M.A., University of Pennsylvania
  • M.A.T., Harvard Graduate School of Education
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Publications and Professional Activities

  • “How will the U.S. Respond to the Death of Fidel Castro?” Revuelta , August 2007
  • “Turn to Left in Latin America Demands U.S. Focus, Action,” Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, January 26, 2007
  • "Access to Higher Education for Undocumented Students," Peace Review, Jan.-March 2006
  • "More to Schooling than Math, Science," Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, 2/21/06
  • You Decide! Controversial Cases in American Politics (with Prof. Alan Shank), Rowman & Littlefield, 1999; Second edition (with Prof. Robert Langran) in 2008
  • You Decide! Controversial Global Issues (with Prof. Alan Shank), Rowman & Littlefield, 2003
  • Presidents and Foreign Policy (with Alan Shank), SUNY Press, 1997.
  • Challenging the Kremlin, Paragon House Publishers, 1991
  • The United States and Vietnam, 1940-1945. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1971
  • volunteer reading tutor school 45, rochester
  • director of after-school tutoring program in Rochester by Geneseo student volunteers