Spring in the Diag
Haven Hall, Home of the Political Science Department
Professor Rob Franzese teaching a methods class
Professor Andrei Markovits with Political Science Honors graduates
Doctoral Poster Session
Panel at 2011 Centennial Celebration
Professor Ronald Inglehart wins 2011 Skytte Prize
Department Chair Charles Shipan with Undergraduate Political Science Award Winners
The University of Michigan’s Department of Political Science has long been recognized as one of the very best departments in the United States. Our faculty’s accomplishments in research and teaching are recognized internationally.
Graduate students benefit from our commitment to collaboration and our strong job placement record. Undergraduate students prepare for active citizenship by becoming astute observers of their own government and political systems around the world.
- George Downs passed away on January 21st, 2015. January 26, 2015
- Vincent Hutchings featured in LSA Today's "New Congress: Middle Ground or Battleground?" January 7, 2015
- Anna Grzymala-Busse and Donald Kinder to be featured in the MPSA Empire Lecture Series this Spring. December 2, 2014
- PEW: Lisa Blaydes, Stanford, Title TBA
- 01:30 PM
- Kentaro Fukumoto, Gakushuin University (Tokyo) and Washington University-St. Louis. "A Natural Experiment of Political Ticket-Fixing and Budget Cycle"
- PEW: Dustin Tingley, Harvard, Title TBA
- 01:30 PM