News Archive

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.

Guy Grossman in Penn Today

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

A new study co-authored by Guy Grossman has been featured in Penn Today: Do political beliefs affect social distancing?

Congratulations Class of 2020!

Monday, May 18, 2020

Graduation Program for May 18, 2020

Alvin Z. Rubinstein Award

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

The Department of Political Science has selected Mikhail Strokan as the recipient of the Alvin Z. Rubinstein Award for the 2019-2020 academic year.  The Rubinstein Award is named for a longtime professor in the… Read More

Tariq Thachil Named Director of CASI

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Steven J. Fluharty, Dean and Thomas S. Gates, Jr. Professor of Psychology, Pharmacology, and Neuroscience, has announced that Tariq Thachil has been named Director of the Center for the Advanced Study of India (CASI) and Associate Professor of Political Science. As Director of CASI, he will also… Read More

Brendan O’Leary’s A Treatise on Northern Ireland Won the James S. Donnelly Sr. Prize for the best book in History & Social Science

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Brendan O’Leary’s A Treatise on Northern Ireland has won the James S. Donnelly Sr. Prize for the best book in History & Social Science from the American Conference  on Irish Studies. 

The judges’… Read More

Interview with Ian Lustick

Monday, April 6, 2020

Ian Lustick was interviewed for The Real News Network. In his new book, “Paradigm Lost: From Two-State Solution to One-State Reality,” Lustick describes the end of not only the two-state solution, but also the idea… Read More

Monkey Cage features a piece by Julia Lynch

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Julia Lynch wrote a piece with Scott Greer for The Monkey Cage on social policies for COVID-19. The article can be found… Read More