Faculty research and teaching continues to put the program at the forefront of its field, nearly 100 years after department formation (1940s faculty photo).
Established subfields include American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Methods and Models, Political Theory, and Race, Ethnicity, and Politics.
The department hosts or co-sponsors nearly 100 events each academic year, including major annual lectures, cross-disciplinary symposia, subfield workshops, and doctoral student job talks.
Ralph J. Bunche (B.S. Political Science, 1927; summa cum laude). Winner of the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize; United Nations Undersecretary from 1955 to 1970.
2013 Mock Constitutional Convention as part of PS 149 Applied Politics course, “Amending the Constitution”
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Laura E. Gómez Interim Dean of Social Sciences
respectfully invites you to attend a memorial service celebrating the life of
Professor Mark Sawyer UCLA Departments of African American Studies and Political Science
Thursday, May 11, 2017 3:00 p.m.
UCLA Faculty Center California RoomUCLA Campus RSVP by May 5 to email@example.com or (310) 825-4038 RSVP early, seating is limited. Livestreaming will be available.
Learn more about the life and career of Professor Sawyer
If you would like to make a gift to the Political Science subfield of Race, Ethnicity and Politics in memory of Mark Sawyer, please click here.