News Archive

Undergraduate Graduation Meet and Greet

Monday, May 13, 2019

Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics

The Political Science DepartmentUndergraduate Graduation Meet and Greet

at the University of Pennsylvania

You and your guests are invited to a meet and greet with the department.Please join us immediately after… Read More

NPR's "On Point"

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Ian Lustick appeared on NPR's "On Point" to discuss what lies ahead in 2019. The full episode can be found here.

Isabel Perera wins 2019 John Heinz Dissertation Award

Friday, December 14, 2018

The National Academy of Social Insurance announces Isabel M. Perera as the winner of the 2019 John Heinz Dissertation Award. Perera joins a prestigious and diverse network of over 40 previous Heinz Dissertation Award recipients, who are scholars… Read More

Julia Lynch Publishes in Health Management, Policy & Initiative

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Read "Limited Public Support for Team-Based Care Models – Survey Results" here.

American Society of Criminology 2018 Hindelang Award

Monday, October 22, 2018

The American Society of Criminology has selected Marie Gottschalk’s book, Caught: The Prison State and the Lockdown of American Politics, as the winner of the 2018 Hindelang Award.  This is the ASC’s annual award for the book that makes… Read More

The Philadelphia Inquirer Article

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Ph.D. student Eunji Kim was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer: Penn… Read More

2018 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

PhD student Zachary Smith has been awarded a 2018 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowship, which he plans to use to fund field research in South Africa, the United Kingdom, France, Israel, and Algeria.  

Nancy Hirschmann: Stanley I. Sheerr Term Professor in the Social Sciences

Friday, September 14, 2018

Nancy Hirschmann, professor of political science and a core faculty member in the Program on Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, has been appointed the Stanley I. Sheerr Term Professor in the Social Sciences. A scholar of the history of… Read More

Assistant Professor Dawn Teele's new book was released

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Assistant Professor Dawn Teele's new book, Forging the Franchise: The Political Origins of the Women's Vote was released this week by Princeton University Press. You can… Read More

Article Published in Politics & Gender

Monday, July 30, 2018

Ph.D. student Jo Wuest published an article in Politics & Gender.