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Associate Professor, Guillermo Trejo, is awarded prestigious grant

February 08, 2018, Department of Political Science

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Associate Professor, Guillermo Trejo, and his coauthors, Sandra Ley and Shannan Mattiace, have been awarded a grant from the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation for their project "Criminal Violence and Indigenous Resistance: Why Ethnic Autonomy Institutions Deter Drug Violence in Mexico."…

Department adds four international relations experts to faculty

January 31, 2018, Katie Boruff

Notre Dame’s Department of Political Science has added four new faculty members, bolstering its expertise in international relations issues. The new faculty — Eugene Gholz, Joseph Parent, Rosemary Kelanic, and Jazmin Sierra — join an elite group of academics advancing research and teaching in a vibrant department. “International relations remains one of the most important areas of political science with direct relevance to the challenges of peace, prosperity, and trust among nations,” said Luis Ricardo Fraga, acting chair of the department. “Understanding these challenges in today’s ever-changing and complex world of politics requires analyses that are nuanced, evidence-driven, and grounded in the development of new theory.”

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Myanmar: A New Democracy in Crisis

Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:00PM - 5:30PM • C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies • Calendars: Main

Featuring Stephen Gray, Director of Adapt Consulting.

Political Theory Colloquium

Wed Feb 21, 2018 12:00PM - 1:30PM • 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls • Calendars: Political Theory Colloquium

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Lucas Morel

Wed Feb 21, 2018 3:30PM - 5:00PM • 720 Corbett Hall • Calendars: Main

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Lucas Morel, Professor of Politics and Head of the Politics Department, Washington and Lee University

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Political Science Undergraduate Early Admit Open House

Fri Feb 23, 2018 4:00PM - 5:00PM • 2060 Nanovic Hall • Calendars: Main

Open house for early admitted undergraduates.…