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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

  • Radoslav Dimitrov at UN Climate Change Conference

    Negotiating a UN climate change treaty: Associate Professor Radoslav Dimitrov

  • Don Abelson with Northern Lights Book Cover

    Professor Don Abelson: Shines a Light on Canadian Think Tanks

  • Dan Bousfield awarded 2017 Marilyn Robinson Award for Teaching

Department News

Professor Dimitrov – Redesigning EU
Professor Radoslav Dimitrov is helping redesign the European Union’s negotiating strategy in international climate negotiations in Brussels, Belgium and Sofia, Bulgaria. [Read More]

Professor Abelson - Presentations
Over Reading Week, Professor Don Abelson traveled to London, UK giving a number of presentations on Think Tanks. [Read More]

City of Sarnia and Local Government Program Partnership
Local Government students are working to solve pressing policy and administrative challenges with the City of Sarnia. [Read More]

Dr. Jerald Sabin - New Publication
Dr. Jerald Sabin, SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellow in Political Science, has co-authored a new paper with Dr. Andrea Olive in PS: Political Science & Politics, entitled "Slack: Adopting Social-Networking Platforms for Active Learning". [Read More]

Professor Mansur - New Book
Professor Salim Mansur has written a new book titled The Qur'an Problem and Islamism: Reflections of a Dissident Muslim. [Read More]


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Award Winning

A complete listing of teaching and research awards bestowed upon Political Science faculty members.


Meet current students and graduates and learn what they have to say about our Program and Western.

Faculty Publications

A complete listing of Books published by Political Science faculty members.

Possible Careers

Career options for our graduates and campus resources for finding your path.