We are excited to announce a new graduate program coming in Fall 2016! This program prepares students for careers in the public sector as well as private and non- profit agencies that work with government agencies. Please visit our page for more details about the program. read more →

28 Jan 2015
January 28, 2015

Internship Awards

Through generous donations from alums and friends, the Department of Political Science is pleased to announce three internship awards.  The awards are intended to off-set costs associated with taking on internships, and have somewhat different criteria.   Details on how to apply can be found below, along with a summary of the awards.  More details on the awards can.. read more →

Meet, mingle, network! Join other political science alumni and friends at the first champagne reception hosted by the department’s inaugural Political Science Advisory Board. Click here for more information. read more →

With the complex challenge of preparing students to advance successfully their post-graduate career goals, the Department of Political Science is excited to announce the establishment of the Political Science Advisory Board (PSAB). The board is the first of its kind within the College of Liberal Arts. Led by Founding Chair James E. Heasley II, Ph.D… read more →

21 Oct 2013
October 21, 2013

Hillel Soifer Wins Best Article Award

Assistant Professor Hillel Soifer’s article “The Causal Logic of Critical Junctures,” Comparative Political Studies (December 2012) 45(12): 1572-1597 received the Alexander L. George Article Award for best article or book chapter on, or using, qualitative methods (click here for article). This award is given by the American Political Science Association section on Qualitative and Multi-methods Research. For more information about.. read more →