Department Welcomes Thomas Wood

November 12, 2014
Thomas Wood Picture

If you get the chance to sit down with new political science professor, Tom Wood, there is no doubt you will leave the conversation feeling his enthusiasm for his work.  Professor Wood has started his first year at Ohio State with the honor of receiving the American Political Science Associ

Professor Jan Pierskalla Wins Award

October 27, 2014
Jan Pierskalla Photo

Professor Jan Pierskalla has been named the recipient of the 2014 Mancur Olson Award for the best dissertation in Political Economy in the last two years for his dissertation "Urban Rural Bias and the Political Geography of Distributive Conflicts".

Political Theory Workshop Welcomes Cristina Beltrán

October 17, 2014
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Aestheticizing Action: Latino Republicans and the Art of Diversity
Monday, October 27, 2014, 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
1501 Neil Ave. Columbus, OH 43201

Department Welcomes Skyler Cranmer

October 14, 2014
Skyler Cranmer Photo

The Department of Political Science would like to welcome Associate Professor Skyler Cranmer to our team.  Professor Cranmer has joined us as the Carter Phillips and Sue Henry Professor coming from UNC Chapel Hill.  This professorship is a highly prestigious professorship that was crea

Upcoming Political Theory Workshop Welcomes Philip Pettit

October 2, 2014
Philip Pettit Headshot

Philip Pettit, Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Politics and Human Values at Princeton University, will give a lecture entitled “Justice, Social and Political” on Friday, October 10th at 3:30pm in Derby 2130.