Department of Political Science

Recent Faculty Research

Dr. Rodger A. Payne;  Laughing off a Zombie Apocalypse: The Value of Comedic and Satirical Narratives. (International Studies Perspectives, 2016)

Dr. Timothy Weaver; Blazing the Neoliberal Trail: Urban Political Development in the United States and the United Kingdom. (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016)

Dr. Laura Moyer; Diversity Matters;Judicial Policy in the US Court of Appeals.(University of Virginia Press, 2015)

Dr. Laura Moyer and S. B. Haire; Trailblazers and Those That Followed: Personal Experiences, Gender, and Judicial Empathy. Law & Society Review, 49: 665–689. (2015)


Political Science In The Media

Dr. David Buckley was published in the Washington Post’s Monkey Cage Blog and mentioned in the New York Time's Taking Note Blog.

Washington Post's Monkey Cage Blog

New York Time's Taking Note Blog

"The Political Implications of Pope Francis' Visit" featuring Dr. David Buckley.


Prof. Dewey Clayton | Rand Paul's Missed Opportunity article in the Courier Journal

Article in the Courier Journal.

Dr. Jason Abbott was interviewed  by the BBC World Service on the street protests in Malaysia.

CAD In The Media


Political Science

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