Matt Glassman, PH.D.

Matt Glassman, Ph.D., joined the Government Affairs Institute as a Senior Fellow in 2017. He has taught courses on and off the Hill on American government, congressional process, congressional-presidential relations, and congressional leadership.

Prior to joining GAI, Matt worked on the Hill at the Congressional  Research Service (CRS) for ten years. His portfolio included congressional operations, separation of powers, appropriations, judicial administration, agency design, and congressional history. He was detailed to the House Committee on Appropriations as professional staff for the Legislative Branch Subcommittee in FY2010 and FY2011.

Education: PhD, Yale University; MA and M.Phil., Yale University; BA, Hamilton College


  • Congressional Operation and History
  • Legislative Process
  • Legislative Politics
  • Appropriations Process
  • Separation of Powers

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