Department of Political Science

Undergraduate

Programs

Undergraduate

We offer expert instruction across all aspects of political science. From Africa to the Arctic, global peace to local genocide. Ideas of freedom to ideas of slavery, protest movements to political parties

International Relations

Programs

International Relations

Focus on cross-border interactions between various groups in the world. Learn how those interactions affect people, states, regions and the global community.

Graduate

Programs

Graduate

We are small enough to know our students and large enough to provide a comprehensive, top-notch education. Our graduate students become leaders in academic, public and private sector careers.

News and Announcements


Chrystia Freeland and the merit myth that won’t go away

Patterns of gender segregation in the workforce get reproduced in cabinet, writes Susan Franceschet, Faculty of Arts, in Conversation Canada...

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Scholar challenges our understanding of Indigenous political movements and the Canadian state

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Tom Flanagan shortlisted for prestigious book prize

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UCalgary political scientist examines perceptions of leadership within Canadian political parties

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In the Media


In the News: Melanee Thomas, Political Science, Huffington Post

Jason Kenney On Throne Speech: Intersectionality A ‘Kooky Academic Theory’

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In the News: Lisa Young, Political Science, in Global News

Varied reactions to throne speech as Manitoba premier, experts weigh in

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In the News: Doreen Barrie, Political Science, in Calgary Herald

Opinion: Despite politicians' rhetoric, Canadians and Albertans support equalization

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In the News: Robert Huebert, Political Science, in Business Insider

A US Navy destroyer teamed up with Canada's navy to learn how to operate in harsh Arctic conditions

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