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

  • 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

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]


Kenny Ie - Dissertation Defense
Kenny Ie successfully completed his PhD, "Prime Ministers and Public Expectations: A Study of Institutional Change”, supervised by Professor Cris de Clercy. Congratulations Kenny! [Read More]


Professor Mansur - Receives Canada Senate 150th Anniversary Medal
Professor S
alim Mansur was awarded a Senate 150th Anniversary Medal for his work to promote interfaith understanding. [Read More]


Abelson, Riddell-Dixon, Sabin – The Hill Times Top 100
Congratulations to the members of our Political Science family - Don Abelson, Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon, and Jerald Sabin, who have books on The Hill Times List of 100 Best Books in 2017! [Read More]


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Award Winning

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

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Testimonials

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Faculty Publications

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

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Possible Careers

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

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