Ph.D. candidates Drew Wagstaff and Stephanie Dean Kerce have successfully defended their dissertations;their degrees will be conferred in Decemeber. 

Recent Placements:

Richard Morgan (Ph.D expected 2017) Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Gothenburg

Laura Maxwell (Ph.D expected 2017) Assistant Researcher, University of Gothenburg

Caitlin Ainsley (Ph.D 2016) Assistant Professor, University of Washington

Sabrina Karim (Ph.D 2016) Assistant Professor, Cornell University

Jane Sumner (Ph.D 2016) Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota

Other News:

Professor Thomas Remington is awarded Emory College Award for Academic Advising for 2016. 

Political Science BA/MA student, Caiwei Huang, awarded 2017 Schwarzman Scholarship.

Professor Chris Palazzolo shares his passion for politics

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