Ronnee Schreiber is the Interim Dean for the College of Arts and Letters. From August 2019-January 2023 she served as Associate and Senior Associate Dean of the college. She joined the SDSU Political Science Department in 2002. Schreiber earned a Ph.D. in Political Science from Rutgers University, an M.A. in Women’s Studies from George Washington University and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. Her research interests are in the area of women and politics, particularly women in American political institutions and women and public policy. She teaches courses in women and politics and American institutions. Before joining the Dean’s office, Dr. Schreiber also served as Department Chair from 2015-2019.
Schreiber published Righting Feminism: Conservative Women and American Politics with Oxford University Press, which examines how conservative women at the elite level seek legitimacy as representatives of women’s interests. In addition to her book, she has published articles that examine women in Congress, how feminist organizations adapt to conservative political climate, how conservative women challenge feminist understandings of gender consciousness and how motherhood and ideology interact in political contexts. Schreiber’s work has been featured on NPR, CNN, Pacifica Radio, Sirius Radio and various other media outlets.