Interested in pursuing undergraduate research? Or sharing the research you’ve been working on?

Check out the current research opportunities below!

Undergraduate Research and Mentoring Assistantship Program

Interested in working on research with Political Science Faculty?

The Department of Political Science is pleased to announce that the Undergraduate Research and Mentoring Assistantship Program is now accepting applications! This program offers funded research opportunities for Political Science majors to work with faculty and to be mentored in political science research. Majors are encouraged to meet with individual faculty members to determine if they have research opportunities available.

This program is made possible by a generous alumni donor.

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Sigma Iota Rho Honor Society for International Studies


The SIR Journal of International Relations is looking for submissions from undergraduate students for its annual issue.

The Journal is distributed to over 185 undergraduate international relations and APSIA graduate international relations schools. Each edition includes a featured article by a leading voice in international relations–previous headliners have included Vice President Joe Biden, President George W. Bush, Sec. Madeline Albright, and Sec. Henry Kissinger.

Send submissions and questions to the SIR Editorial Board at

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The deadline for submission is January 31, 2019.

16th Annual All Politics is Local Conference  |  April 27, 2019


Undergraduate students interested in politics, international relations, political economy, or other subjects with political overtones are invited to present a paper or poster at the All Politics is Local Conference.

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Registration by a presenter is due by April 8.  Papers are due April 19.