Us elections, corporate influence, and perceptions of corruption: analyzing the impact of citizens united v fec on voter attitudes stacey chen advisor: alan gerber department of political science yale university april 19, 2013 submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degrees of bachelor of arts and. Advisers can discuss course offerings, discuss courses that would be of benefit for the student's particular intellectual and research interests and ambitions, sign course schedules, and advise senior essays selecting an adviser is largely up to the student most students ask a faculty member with whom they have taken one. Department of political science vanderbilt university 230 appleton place nashville, tn 37203-5721 ph: 607-229-3197 tariq thachil appointments vanderbilt university, july 1, 2016- associate professor of political science yale university, 2010-2016 peter strauss family assistant professor (10/2015-6/2016. The yale college program of study (ycps) provides an authoritative description of the department's programs and requirements senior requirements: senior essay in a seminar, or in plsc 480 a or b, or in plsc 490a/491b, senior essay in a seminar, or in plsc 480 a or b, or in plsc 490a/491b, senior essay in. Oxford companion to comparative politics the companion focuses on the major theories, concepts, and conclusions that define the field, analyzing the similarities and differences between political units entries cover such topics as failed states, grand strategies, soft power, capital punishment, gender and. Our department is one of the nation's leading centers for teaching and research in political science we are the second largest major in yale college, with more than 50 faculty, 100 phd students and over 400 undergraduate majors the department offers numerous seminars and lecture courses for undergraduates we also.
Do you wish you write your senior essay in one the seminars selected if yes, on what topic 2 do you have any previous course work that is related to the topics of the selected seminars 3 why do you wish to take these seminars when pre- registration closes at 5:00 pm on wednesday, december 13, the undergraduate. Awarded for the best senior essay across all social science fields essay title: “ has it really come to this”: an assessment of virtue ethical approaches to climate engineering frank m patterson grant yale department of political science 2013 awarded to support summer internship at nrdc summer environmental. Director of graduate studies, political science, yale university, 1997 to 1999 associate professor, political science, yale university, 1985 to 1989 major essays: “citizenship and membership duties toward quasi-citizens,” in oxford handbook of citizenship, ed irene bloemraad and ayelet.
The concentration is developed in consultation with the director of undergraduate studies and should culminate in a senior essay written in the area defined by classics of ethics, politics, and economics introduction to statistics: political science professional ethics introduction to statistics: social sciences classics of. The undergraduate political science major at yale is one of the largest majors on campus in addition to coursework, yale's department of political science offers a number of research opportunities for students one of the requirements for the major is the completion of a senior essay, and prizes are given.
Associate professor of political science and international affairs (with tenure), 2012- 2015 assistant 2003 peggy quon prize for ucsd phd candidate in political science who is most likely department of political science senior essay prize committee, yale university, 2007-2008 japanese politics. Guidelines and requirements one of the requirements of the political science major is the senior essay all senior majors must complete and receive a passing grade on the essay in order to graduate the essay can be written in a seminar or in plsc 480 a or b, or, in the case of a year-long essay, in plsc 490a/491b or. The wrexham foundation is the society's alumni arm since 1956, the foundation has underwritten a scholarship in the humanities for a senior who shall be judged to have written the best senior essay in the field of the humanities administered by yale, it is given in memory of wallace notestein, ma 1903, ph d 1908, litt.
Seniors in the major must complete a senior essay, as described under senior essay below the essay can be written either in one term or over both terms of the senior year in order to graduate from yale college, a student majoring in political science must achieve a passing grade on the senior essay the senior. The year-long senior essay: plsc 490 (the senior colloquium) and plsc 491 ( the senior essay) for more information, see here and here to fulfill the requirements of the ma, you must take eight political science graduate courses, including: at least two from plsc 500 (statistics), plsc 503. The director of undergraduate studies for the political science department is david simon political science majors can schedule a dus appointment on the events page of the political science department's undergraduate portal = for an appointment with the dus, click here = undergraduate registrar.