The Department of Political Science/School of Public Policy at UCL is now welcoming applications for the British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships 2019/2020 scheme, which opens on 21st August 2019 and closes on 16th October 2019. The British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship offers outstanding early career researchers the opportunity to strengthen their experience of research and teaching in a university environment. This scheme aims to help develop the award holder’s curriculum vitae and boost their prospects of obtaining a permanent university post. The primary emphasis is on the completion of a significant piece of publishable research, and the integration of the award holder into the community of established scholars within their field.
Publication date: 15 July 2019
We are delighted to announce that five Departmental colleagues have been promoted in the most recent senior academic promotions round, announced by UCL in early July.
Publication date: 10 July 2019
The 2019 ECPR Joni Lovenduski PhD Prize in Gender and Politics has for the first time been awarded jointly, to Orlanda (Orly) Siow, University College London and Cherry Miller, University of Tampere.
Publication date: 5 July 2019
The Global Governance Institute (GGI), along with members of the Department of Political Science’s Conflict & Change group, organised a very well attended workshop on State-Citizen Interactions during and after Violence.
Publication date: 11 June 2019
764 members of staff across University College London (UCL), working in a variety of roles were nominated in this year’s record-breaking Student Choice Awards. These nominations stand as an example of how research and teaching at UCL should progress and the panel of student judges worked tirelessly to narrow down the lengthy list to decide on one outstanding contributor in each category.
Publication date: 31 May 2019
Gergana Georgieva, a PPE student in the Department of Political Science, shares her experience of attending the UNESCO World Press Freedom Day conference.
Publication date: 14 May 2019