News Archive

Hirschmann Named Segal Professor in American Social Thought

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Nancy J. Hirschmann has been appointed Geraldine R. Segal Professor in American Social Thought. Read more here.

APSA's Paul Lazarsfeld Best Paper Award

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Sumitra Badrinathan's paper "Educative Interventions to Combat Misinformation: Evidence from a Field Experiment in India" has been awarded APSA's Paul Lazarsfeld Best Paper Award given to the best paper on political communication presented at the previous year's APSA annual meeting or Political… Read More

Council on Foreign Relations invites PWH Director Michael Horowitz to be senior fellow

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Penn professor and Perry World House Director Michael Horowitz has been appointed as a senior fellow of the … Read More

APSA's Information Technology & Politics section award

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Guy Grossman's article "Information Technology and Political Engagement: Mixed Evidence from Uganda" with Macartan Humphreys and Gabriella Sacramone-Lutz has been awarded APSA's Information Technology & Politics… Read More

Hajer Al-Faham Awarded AAUW Fellowship

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Hajer Al-Faham has been named a 2021 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Dissertation Fellow.

Connecting students with Indigenous leaders: A new Penn Global seminar taught by Tulia Falleti

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Tulia Falleti's undergraduate seminar PSCI 313 People of the Land: Indigeneity and Politics in Argentina and Chile has been featured in Penn Today. The full article can be found… Read More

Alvin Z. Rubinstein Award

Friday, April 9, 2021

The Department of Political Science has selected Audrey Jaquiss as the recipient of the Alvin Z. Rubinstein Award for the 2020-2021 academic year.  The Rubinstein Award is named for a longtime professor in the… Read More

Guy Grossman selected to join National Academy of Science Evidence committee

Friday, February 5, 2021

Guy Grossman has been selected to join an ad hoc National Academy of Science Evidence committee entitled "Advance Reform in the Global Security and Justice Sectors" to review and assess existing evidence on policing institutions, police practices and capacities, and police legitimacy in the… Read More

Hajer Al-Faham Publishes Research in Perspectives on Politics

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Political Science PhD Candidate Hajer Al-Faham has recently published a peer-reviewed article “Researching American Muslims: A Case Study of… Read More

Rithika Kumar

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.