Western University Political ScienceFaculty of Social Science
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    Putting the Pieces of World Politics Together:

    Putting the Pieces of World Politics Together

  • Laura Stephenson holding a sign saying what shapes your political views

    How Social Structures Influence Voters: Associate Professor Laura Stephenson

  • Richard Vernon

    Thinking About Citizenship, and Beyond: Professor Richard Vernon

  • Joanna Quinn with three woman and a child from Uganda

    Taking a Human Approach to Human Rights, Truth and Reconciliation: Associate Professor Joanna Quinn

  • 2015 Hellmuth

Department News

Dr. Martin Horak - Toronto Star Article

Dr. Martin Horak, Associate Professor, Western Political Science and Dr. Gabriel Eidelman, Assistant Professor, School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto recently published an article in the Toronto Star entitled, “Infrastructure promises are merely campaign spectacle.”  [Read More]

Dr. Erika Simpson - Award for Peace Writings

Dr. Simpson was awarded the Shirley Farlinger Award for Peace Writings, given by the Canadian Voice of Women for Peace Organization at their second annual awards dinner in Toronto on November 6, 2015 [Read More].

Dr. Cristine de Clercy - New Publication

Dr. de Clercy recently published an article entitled, “Leading the Party Troops on a Long Campaign: How the Party Leaders Managed the Message” in Canadian Federal Election Analysis 2015:  Communication, Strategy and Democracy.  This open-access publication is a collaboration between the University of British Columbia and Samara Canada [Read More].

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