Department of Political Science


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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships Call 2019/2020

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. 

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Political Science staff promotions for 2018-19

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.

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Student Choice Awards 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.

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UNESCO - World Press Freedom Day

Gergana Georgieva, a PPE student in the Department of Political Science, shares her experience of attending the UNESCO World Press Freedom Day conference. 

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