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

Do "Law and Order" Characters Affect Political Attitudes?
Speaker: Magdalena Wojcieszak, Associate Professor, Amsterdam School of Communication Research, University of Amsterdam
Event Date: June 2, 2014 - 4:00pm

Research examining whether fictional television programs can affect political attitudes and beliefs

Identity Talk
Speaker: Dara Z. Strolovitch, Associate Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies, Princeton University
Event Date: May 22, 2014 - 4:00pm

Professor Dara Strolovitch will give a talk on identity

Graduate Student Panel on Identity
Event Date: May 15, 2014 - 4:00pm

Three graduate students will present their current research in the field of Identity Politics

Faculty Lecture
Speaker: Heather Stoll, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, UCSB
Event Date: May 6, 2014 - 3:30pm

Professor Stoll will give a talk on current research projects

Political Science Reception at the All Gaucho Reunion
Event Date: April 25, 2014 - 2:00pm

Gathering to celebrate the Larry Adams Scholarship and the Political Science Department