Professor Aaron Lorenz has recently been appointed dean of the School of Social Science and Human Services at Ramapo College. SSHS offers five of the college’s graduate programs, including the new Masters of Social Work starting Fall 2015.
Lorenz earned a B.A. in political science from California State University, Chico, an M.A. in political science from San Diego State University and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His research and writing focus on constitutive theory, with particular attention to law and popular culture. Lorenz’s publications include his book “Lyrics and the Law: The Constitution of Law in Music” and numerous articles and book reviews.
Lorenz joined Ramapo College in 2007 as an assistant professor of law and society and received tenure and promotion to associate professor in 2012. He has taught 20 different courses at Ramapo College, including “Constitutional Liberties” and “Lyrics and the Law.”
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