Department of Political Science


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Pentland-Churchill Scholarship

The School of Public Policy is pleased to announce that thanks to the generosity of the Rubin Foundation and the International Churchill Society, there are two scholarships available for successful applicants to the Executive Masters in Public Administration run jointly by the UCL School of Public Policy and the NYU Wagner School.  The scholarships are each worth £52,605.

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ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowships 2019

The Department of Political Science, UCL, is inviting applications for the ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowships award: https://ubel-dtp.ac.uk/postdoctoral-fellowships-2/. ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowships are aimed at those in the immediate postdoctoral stage of their career, to provide the opportunity to consolidate their PhD through developing publications, their networks, and their research and professional skills. 

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New video: A second Brexit referendum – how would it work?

The uncertainties over whether Theresa May can win parliament’s support for her Brexit deal have increased the chances that a further referendum could be called. This raises many questions: Is such a referendum actually possible given the Brexit timetable? How could it be triggered? What options would appear on the ballot paper? How would the referendum be run?

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Tavistock Times September 2018

The new Head of the Department of Political Science and Director of the School of Public Policy welcomes you to the first edition of Tavistock Times for 2018–19.

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