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Hire a UF PhD!

Published: Oct 31st, 2018

Enrijeta Shino I am a PhD Candidate and Graduate Assistant in the Department of Political Science at the University of Florida. My primary research interests are in political behavior, public opinion, and… Read More

Hire a UF PhD!

Published: Sep 29th, 2018

Amanda Edgell: I am a PhD candidate in Comparative Politics at the University of Florida. Prior to joining UF, I spent twelve months in the Democratic Republic of the Congo overseeing… Read More

Where have we placed our recent PhD students?

Published: Sep 25th, 2018

Oumar Ba, Assistant Professor, Political Science, Morehouse College; Lina Benabdallah, Assistant Professor, Department of Politics and International Affairs, Wake Forest University; Scott Feinstein, Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor, Iowa State University;… Read More

Meet Aaron Klein, @UFPoliSci @ufalumni and now a @UF MA/PA student

Published: Sep 17th, 2018

According to the Gainesville Sun, Aaron is “the most persuasive student in Florida“! Who are we to argue?

Please join us in welcoming our outstanding class of incoming PhD students! Welcome to the #GatorNation!

Published: Aug 20th, 2018

Clockwise, starting bottom left: Matthew Benchimol (IR) Prajakta Gupte (Comparative) LaRaven Temoney (American) Sarah Hollmann (Comparative) Glen Billesbach (Theory) Kelly Richardson (American) TJ Harrington (American) Yuanxin Wang (Theory) Anqi Yang… Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Zach Selden on his Tenure and Promotion to Associate Professor!

Published: Aug 12th, 2018

Zachary Selden received his Ph.D. from the University of California – Los Angeles in 1996. He is the author of Economic Sanctions as Instruments of American Foreign Policy (Praeger, 1999), Alignment, Alliance,… Read More

We’re pleased to announce the Promotion to Full Professor of Dr. Sharon Austin!

Published: Aug 12th, 2018

Dr. Sharon Wright Austin is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Florida and has also taught courses at the Universities of Louisville, Michigan, and Missouri-Columbia. Dr. Austin… Read More

Congratulations to our latest UF Term Professors!

Published: Aug 11th, 2018

A hearty congratulations to Professor Sharon Austin, Associate Professors Richard Conley and Conor O’Dwyer, and Assistant Professor Steven Klein, who were each awarded a UF Term Professorship for the 2018-21… Read More

Congratulations to our four freshly minted PhDs!

Published: Aug 11th, 2018

From (left to right): Dr. Chesney McOmber, Dr. Li Li Chen, Dr. Brian Amos (and Dr. Ashley Hudson, not shown), with Professor Daniel Smith and Emeritus Professor Ken Wald.

Dr. Sharon Austin, The Caribbeanization of Black Politics

Published: May 8th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Sharon Austin, Director of the Program in African American Studies, on the publication of The Caribbeanization of Black Politics: Race, Group Consciousness, and Political Participation in America, with… Read More