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Rithika Kumar awarded APSA DDRIG

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Rithika Kumar has been awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant (DDRIG) by the American Political Science Association. More information can be found here.

Ashley Gorham receives tenure-track offer from Hamilton College

Monday, December 21, 2020

Ashley Gorham (PhD, 2019), a recent graduate of the theory program and currently on a post-doctoral fellowship at Princeton, has received yesterday a tenure-track offer from Hamilton College, to join its Government Department.  Some of Ashley’s work can be accessed on her webpage: … Read More

Penn Global Seminars offering PSCI 313: People of the Land in Spring 2021

Monday, December 7, 2020

The Political Science department is offering a new Penn Global Seminar in the spring focused on Indigenous communities in Latin America despite COVID-19 restrictions canceling the travel component of the course.

Rudra Sil's book is the main subject of a symposium just published in ...

Saturday, August 22, 2020

Rudra Sil's book - a coedited volume titled Comparative Area Studies: Methodological Rationales and Cross-Regional Applications (Oxford University Press, 2018) - is the main subject of a symposium just published in the… Read More

Guy Grossman Receives PolNet's Best Conference Paper Award

Thursday, July 9, 2020

PolNet has announced this year's winner of the Best Conference Paper Award, awarded to the best paper on political networks presented at a conference in the previous year. This year's winner is "It Takes a Village: Peer Effects and Externalities in Technology Adoption" by Romain Ferrali,… Read More

Dawn Teele's new book

Monday, June 15, 2020

After the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, a large cohort of women emerged to run for office.