Biographies of Piast Institute Staff, Directors and Fellows

Dr. John Kromkowski
Dr. John Kromkowski
Politics Scholar
Board of Directors | Piast Fellow

Dr. John Kromkowski is an author and historian. He is a professor at Catholic University, a dean for the College of Arts & Sciences and serves as the undergraduate program coordinator for the Department of Politics. He also is the current president of the National Center for Urban and Ethnic Affairs.

Dr. Kromkowski has written and edited various publications in the field of urban and ethnic politics, including his award-winning study, Juvenile Crime and Neighborhood Deteriorization. Dr. Kromkowski is also the author of Race & Ethnic Relations, an annually published collection of articles from the best of the public press. Race & Ethnic Relations is currently on its fifteenth edition and is published by McGraw-Hill/Dushkin.

Piast Institute
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