Department News

PhD Student Shanaya Vanhooren - New Publication
PhD student Shanaya Vanhooren has pushed a new paper in Canadian Public Administration entitled "Improving First Nations Water Security Through Governance". The paper is co-authored with Drs Christopher Alcantara and Sheri Longboat (University of Guelph) and will appear in the June 2020 issue of the journal. Congratulations Shanaya! [Read More]


Professor Cris de Clercy - House of Commons Standing Committee
Dr. Cristine de Clercy was invited to appear as a witness before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs. [Read More]


Professor Laura Stephenson - Canadian Election Study Data Released
The Consortium on Electoral Democracy/Consortium de la démocratie électorale (C-Dem) are thrilled to announce that the 2019 Canadian Election Study (CES) data is now publicly available! [Read More]


Department of Political Science COVID-19 Updates
To ensure the health and safety of our campus community and to prevent the risk and spread of COVID-19, effective Thursday, March 19, Western will move to a required services model until further notice.  During this time, Political Science's staff will be working remotely.  We strongly recommend that you EMAIL the appropriate contact in order to help promote social distancing. [Read More]