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  • Looking For New Faculty
    The Department of Political Science at UConn currently has two open positions. Please follow the links to read about our need for an Assistant Professor in Residence at our Avery Point campus and an Assistant Professor at our Stamford campus. We look forward to reviewing applications!  
  • Faculty Achievements: Spring 2019
    Dr. Evan Perkoski recently presented two papers at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association (“ISA”): “A source of escalation or a source of restraint? Civil Society and the Duration and Severity of Mass Killings” and “Veterans, Novices, and Patterns of Rebel Recruitment.” Dr. Perkoski also participated in a workshop and war game in […]
  • POLS Stamford Professor Jeffrey Lefebvre
    Our colleague Jeffrey Lefebvre, an Associate Professor of Political Science who has taught on the Stamford campus for more than 32 years, recently passed away.  He was 63 years old. Read more about Prof. Lefebvre’s work on his website.  

Upcoming Events

  1. Sep 18 Collaborative Advising for Poli Sci and/or Human Rights Majors 12:30pm
  2. Sep 25 How Autocrats Compete: Parties, Patrons, and Unfair Elections in Africa12:15pm
  3. Sep 30 Black Caribs, Indigeneity, and Resistance in 18th Century St. Vincent2:30pm
  4. Oct 17 Curating and Re-curating the American Wars in Vietnam and Iraq: A Conversation4:00pm
  5. Oct 31 Colloquium: Prof. Alyx Mark (Wesleyan)12:30pm
  6. Feb 19 Tethered Fates: Companies, Communities, and Rights at Stake12:15pm
  7. Feb 19 Humanities Fellow Research Talk: Alexander Anievas4:00pm
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UConn Political Science Dept.


Department Head:David Yalof
Main Office Phone:(860) 486-2440
Main Office Fax:(860) 486-3347
Undergrad Program:(860) 486-0462
Grad Program:(860) 486-2079
Internships:(860) 486-5683
Internships Email:POLSInternships@uconn.edu

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