Faculty News

Kelly Greenhill, Associate Professor of Political Science and recipient of the 2017 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, was featured in the Tufts Daily for her accomplishment and upcoming book Extra-Factual Sources of Threat Conception and Proliferation in International Politics. Read More >

Jeff Berry, Skuse Professor of American Politics, discusses deepening political divide in US after Trump inauguration in an article from Reuters. Read More >

Deborah Schildkraut, Professor of American Politics and Chair of the Department, was quoted discussing Jetpac's push for Muslim American candidacy amidst the political unrest following Trump's immigration ban in the Associated Press. Read More >

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Upcoming Events

Majors Week Coffee Chat
Wed., March 1, 2017 | 4pm
2nd Floor Lounge, Packard Hall
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Africana Studies Distinguished Lecture w/ Carol Anderson, Ph.D. Mond., March 6, 2017 | 4pm
Breed Memorial Hall
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Careers in Public Service Networking Night
Wed., March 8, 2017 | 6:00pm
Breed Memorial Hall, 51 Winthrop St.
Open to all students in all majors. Please RSVP in Jumbo Jobs.
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