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

  • Radoslav Dimitrov at UN Climate Change Conference

    Negotiating a UN climate change treaty: Associate Professor Radoslav Dimitrov

  • Joanna Quinn Standing in front of a building

    Professor Joanna Quinn : Named Among Emerging Generation of Leaders, Member of The College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, The Royal Canadian Society

  • 2015 Hellmuth

Chris Alcantara

Department News

New Professor in Political Science
Dr. David Armstrong will be joining the department as a Tenured, Associate Professor, in January 2017. [Read More]


New Working Paper Series Launched
The Department of Political Science and graduate Local Government Program are pleased to announce the launch of a new working paper series on issues of urban and local governance and public policy. [Read More]


Professor Sancton - Round Table Recognition
Professor Andrew Sancton’s esteemed career celebrated at the 2016 Canadian Political Science Association Annual Conference. [Read More]


Professor Alcantara - Research Award
Professor Christopher Alcantara has been awarded Western's 2016 Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award and the Canadian Political Science Association's 2016 John McMenemy Prize. Congratulations! [Read More]


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