Welcome to the Department of Political Science of Case Western Reserve University.
This year the Department of Political Science has a range of events planned for our undergraduate political science majors in this US election year, and we continue to offer outstanding courses, funded programs that provide research and career opportunities, and a range of internships and internship support. We invite you to explore the Department’s webpages to learn about our plans, our degree programs, our courses, our excellent faculty, and our recent accomplishments.
Flora Stone Mather Professor Karen Beckwith continues as Department Chair. Please see her Letter from the Chair. Professor Beckwith welcomes comments and insights from our students, alumni, colleagues, and friends from around the world. She can be reached by email at email@example.com
CWRU is home to a wide array of public affairs programming that may be of interest to the public and to students of political science.
For schedules of some of those events, please see the Affiliated Web Sites linked above.
Date posted: July 18th, 2017
Girma Parris and YuJung (Julia) Lee join the Department of Political Science in the fall semester as Visiting AssistantProfessors. Professor Parris, PhD Johns Hopkins University, will offer courses in US politics, news media and politics,race and immigration politics, and American political development. …Read more.
Date posted: July 11th, 2017
POSC major Cameron Macaskill was recently featured in the College of Arts and Sciences Student Spotlight series. In the interview, she discusses her experiences in research and study abroad, involvement at CWRU, as well as her future plans. …Read more.
Date posted: May 12th, 2017
Looking Ahead, Concluding the Academic Year. As students finish their coursework and faculty complete their grading, we can look to future opportunities. For students, the American Political Science Association has organized two online brochures: Exploring Careers in Political Science and Why Study Political Science? …Read more.