Thu, April 24, 2014

POLISCI In 60 Seconds

  • SPIA Convocation May 9

    The School of Public and International Affairs is pleased to host a convocation for its undergraduate students graduating in May. The Convocation will be on Friday, May 9th at 2 pm in the Volleyball Arena of Ramsey Center for Student Activities. 

  • An insider's account

    Loch K. Johnson's book, American Foreign Policy and the Challenges of World Leadership: Power, Principle, and the Constitution, sets the stage for the ongoing debate about how the U.S. ought to conduct itself as a world power.

Grad news

Trochesset wins another award!

Apr 2014 The Graduate School has selected Ph.D. student Allison Trochesset to receive a 2014 Summer Doctoral Fellowship. Allison will be awarded $3000 as a graduate assistantship for May and June 2014. Congratulations, Allison!

Student News

SPIA student awarded James Madison Graduate Fellowship

Apr 2014 Matthew Tyler, a fourth-year University of Georgia Honors student and Foundation Fellow, has been awarded a 2014 James Madison Graduate Fellowship. The fellowship, awarded to only one person per state, is granted to students desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Tyler intends to graduate with a bachelor's and master's degree in political science from the School of Public and International Affairs in May.

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Up Close

  • Boyd, Christina L.

    Assistant Professor

    Christina L. Boyd is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science. Her current research focuses on the quantitative examination of judges and litigants in federal courts. ...

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    Bakker, Ryan

    Assistant Professor

    Carson, Jamie L.

    Professor

    Jamie Carson is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Georgia. He received his PhD from Michigan State University in 2003, where he was a fellow in the Political Institutions and Public Choice Program now located at Duke University. He has worked at the University...

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  • Childers, Matthew

    Postdoctoral Honors Teaching Fellow

    Finch, Wendi

    Administrative Assistant II

    Wendi has been with the department since 2007. She is responsible for general departmental information, handling incoming calls, updating the department’s Facebook page, copies, faxes, bulletin boards, incoming and outgoing mail, course evaluations and departmental filing. Wendi is also the...

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    Gurian, Paul-Henri

    Associate Professor

    Dr. Gurian earned his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1987. Since then he has been teaching and doing research in the Political Science Department at the University of Georgia. During that time, he developed both graduate and undergraduate courses on Campaign Politics....

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Events

POLISCI Calendar
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Apr 28

Graduate school receipt deadline

5:00 pm

Final date for the receipt of the following by the Graduate School: Final Defense Approval Form (all doctoral, MS, MA, MHP, MLA) and corrected copy of thesis/dissertation.

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Apr 28

Classes End

Sponsor: University of Georgia

5:00 pm

Classes End

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Apr 29

Reading Day

8:00 am

Reading Day

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Apr 30

Final Exams

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Final Exams will take place from April 30 - May 6, 2014

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May 2

Deadline for May 2014 graduate students to complete submission requirements

5:00 pm

Final date for completing all requirements except submission of theses/dissertations (see earlier deadlines).

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May 7

Public Service & Outreach Awards Luncheon

12:00 pm

TBA

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May 9

2014 SPIA Convocation

The School of Public and International Affairs is pleased to host a convocation for its undergraduate students graduating in May. The Convocation will be on Friday, May 9th at 2 pm in the Volleyball Arena of Ramsey Center for Student Activities.

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May 9

Commencement

Sponsor: University of Georgia

7:00 pm

Sanford Stadium

2014 Commencement

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May 12

Summer 2014 Registration

Sponsor: University of Georgia

8:00 am

Summer 2014 registration

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May 12

Grades Due

Sponsor: University of Georgia

5:00 pm

Grades Due