Michael Cornfield

Vice President of Public Affairs, ElectionMall Technologies, and adjunct faculty in strategy and message, George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management
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Michael Cornfield is a political scientist who studies and lectures on campaign politics, public discourse, and the Internet. He is the author of two books: "Politics Moves Online: Campaigning and the Internet" (The Century Foundation, 2004) and "The Civic Web: Online Politics and Democratic Values," co-edited with David M. Anderson (Rowman & Littlefield, 2003). Cornfield writes a monthly column for Campaigns and Elections magazine. As adjunct professor at the Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) of the George Washington University, he has taught the core course on strategy and message development since 1994. At the GSPM, he helped found its Institute for Politics, Democracy, & the Internet. Cornfield also was director of research for the Democracy Online Project, funded by the Pew Charitable Trust. In January 2007, he joined ElectionMall Technologies, Inc., a nonpartisan provider of technology to political campaigns, as vice president of public affairs, with responsibilities for product development, sales and marketing activities. Cornfield received a Bachelor of Arts from Pomona College and Doctor of Philosophy from Harvard University.

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Election ‘08: Opening Lunch
April 18, 2007, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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