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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
Cristina Beltrán photo

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.

Peter Tunkis wins Fulbright-Hays DDRA Fellowship

September 26, 2014
Peter Tunkis at the Press Gallery of the Plenary Hall at the Sejm in Poland

This summer, Peter Tunkis, a Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science, had the opportunity to work at the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw as a visiting scholar, and conducted archival research and interviews with current and former elected politicians at the Sejm, Poland's parliament.

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