Professor of Politics


Ph.D., Harvard University

Field of Specialty

American Politics. Politics of Public Policy

Contact Information

Golding Judaica Center 120

Marty Levin

Professor of Politics, with ten books on public policy, national policy-making, and pluralism, including "Making Government Work: How Entrepreneurial Executives Turn Bright Ideas into Real Results", "After the Cure: Managing AIDS and Other Public Health Crises", "Building Coalitions, Making Policy: The Politics of the Clinton, Bush, and Obama Presidencies", and "Little Cheese: The Brie that Brought Sunshine to Chicago",


Levin, Martin A. "Zika, Ebola, and AIDS: A Comparative Analysis," a book proposal on the second edition, now from international perspective of Levin and Sanger's After The Cure: Managing AIDS & Other Public Health Crises, published in 2003. 2016. (forthcoming)

Levin, Martin A. Your Father was No Cowboy (forthcoming children's book). Cambridge: 2016. (forthcoming)

Levin, Martin A. ""In Death's Mouth: Six Months in the Institutional and Philosophical World of Our Healthcare System"." Cambridge Writing Group, Cambridge, MA. 2016.

Levin, Martin A. A two part exhibit, curated by Ingrid Schorr, Acting Director of the Office of the Arts, for the new student faculty art space in Brandeis' Lower Usdan Building. December 2015 and February 2016. Lower Usdan Building at Brandeis, Waltham, MA.

Courses Taught

POL 103b Seminar: Political Leadership
POL 120b The Politics of Policymaking
POL 121b Partisanship and Policymaking: the Clinton, Bush,and Obama Presidencies
POL 122b Making Government Work: AIDS policy, Obamacare, and Ebola
POL 194a Politics and the Novel
POL 195b Shakespeare and the Politics of Leadership