Professor of Sociology
Sociological Theory, Sociology of Business and Public Agencies
Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara
Office: 513 Holmes Hall
Telephone: (617) 373-3854
Professor Koenig specializes in empirical analysis of political issues. He is one of the founders of Northeastern University’s Law, Policy and Society Ph.D. program. He is co-author (with Michael Rustad) of In Defense of Tort Law (NYU Press, 2001).
Professor Koenig has published recent articles in American University Law Review, Brooklyn Law Review, Michigan Journal of Law Reform, North Carolina Law Review, Rutgers Law Review, Suffolk University Law Review, Washington Law Review, West Virginia Law Review Justice System Journal, and Wisconsin Law Review. His sociological writings include articles published in American Sociological Review, Social Problems, Sociological Quarterly, Social Science Quarterly, Social Science Research, Critical Sociology, Humanity and Society, and American Journal of Economics and Sociology.
Professor Koenig has testified on his research before both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives. During 1995-1996 he was a Liberal Arts Fellow in Law and Sociology at Harvard University Law School. Professor Koenig recently returned to Northeastern after a leave at the University of Budapest, Hungary.