Department of Political Science, Queens College
Ph.D., University of
California, Santa Barbara
Phone: (718) 997-5470
Office: 200 Powdermaker Hall
Professor Rollins's fields of specialization are
and sexuality, and research methods. He received his Ph.D.
University of California, Santa Barbara in 1998 where he also
the Law & Society Program and the Dept. of Sociology.
book AIDS and the Sexuality of Law: Ironic Jurisprudence
published by Palgrave/MacMillan in 2004. His current
by a grant from the Wayne F. Placek Fund of the American
Association and a Visiting Scholarís position at the Center for
Study of Law and Society at the University of California,
examines changes taking place in the legal language of
forthcoming book entitled Legally Straight
by New York University Press in 2008. He has served on the
directors for the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies and his work
been published in various scholarly journals.
Politics and Government (PSCI 100), Public Policy in the
Political Process (PSCI 221), and Justice and Law (PSCI 284)