Political Science - News & Events

Department News

Alan J. Wyner, 1941-2014

Updated: 04/17/2014 - 16:09

Emeritus Professor Alan J. Wyner passed away on April 16, 2014

New Faculty Member in International Relations

Updated: 03/11/2014 - 15:49

Bridget L. Coggins will join the faculty of the department of political science this summer

The campus paper, the Daily Nexus, recently profiled Graduate Student Skylar Covich

Professor Cohen's latest book published

Updated: 01/08/2014 - 12:32

Professor Cohen's latest book, Power in a Changing World Economy, was recently published

Professor Manoutchehr M. Eskandari-Qajar receives prestigious award

Department Events

Only fair is lovely: candidate skin color and voter evaluation in an Indian election
Speaker: Amit Ahuja, Assistant Professor, UCSB Department of Political Science
Event Date: April 21, 2014 - 4:00pm

Identity Talk by Professor Amit Ahuja

Interntional Relations Talk: Coercive Threats and Reputation-Building in International Crises
Speaker: Todd S. Sechser, Assistant Professor, Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics, University of Virginia
Event Date: March 11, 2014 - 12:30pm

Todd Sechser will speak as a part of the IR Speaker Series

Mobilizing Opportunities: The Evolving Latino Electorate and the Future of American Politics
Speaker: Ricardo Ramirez, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Notre Dame
Event Date: March 6, 2014 - 4:00pm

Identity Talk

Beyond Executive Orders: New Data on Presidential Unilateral Action
Speaker: John Woolley, Professor of Political Science
Event Date: February 26, 2014 - 4:00pm

Professor John Woolley will give a talk as a part of the department's faculty lecture series

Roundtable focusing on the work of Sener Akturk