Remembering Professor James Tong

James Tong, 1947–2020 With profound sorrow, the UCLA…

Joseph Asunka Named CEO of the Afrobarometer

Joseph Asunka (UCLA PhD 2014), currently Program Officer of…

John Branstetter Receives UCLA Distinguished Teaching Award

John Branstetter (UCLA PhD 2017), Lecturer, was recently selected…

George Ofosu, Kristen Kao, and Jonathan Collins Receive American Political Science Association Awards

Over the summer, three of our recent PhD graduates received national…

“Primitive,” a New Book by Marco Greenberg (UCLA BS 1986)

UCLA alumnus Marco Greenberg (UCLA BS 1986) has recently published…

An Immigration Backfire? (Maggie Peters Interview)

  On June 22nd, President Trump issued an executive…

We Celebrate Our 2020 Graduates

The Department of Political Science celebrates the achievements…

Political Science Department Summer Session 2020

Dear students, The Political Science Department is offering…

COVID-19 Announcement

In an effort to reduce the possibility of illness caused by the…

Wolfenstein Memorial Lecture (Recorded Video)

E. Victor Wolfenstein Memorial Lecture Critical Political…

Professor Lynn Vavreck's book examining the 2016 election honored by American Political Science Association

Identity Crisis: The 2016 Presidential Campaign and the Battle…

World War II Incarceration of Japanese Americans by Judge Lance Ito

Judge Lance Ito's talk at the Wolfenstein Lecture will be airing…