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


Six questions with the new chief of Campus Security

Brian Whitelaw talks about doing serious police work in a tuxedo, why he quit his PhD program, and what’s important to campus safety and security...

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Killam Visiting Professor sees how law is like a set of stories

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Strong Killam Prize showing for Faculty of Arts

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Exploring kinships and divisions amongst Indigenous communities

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In the Media


In the News: Melanee Thomas, Political Science, in Maclean's

Jason Kenney’s Facebook-era McCarthyism

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In the News: Melanee Thomas, Political Science, in Global News

Academics sign letter condemning Premier Kenney’s comments about University of Calgary professor

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In the News: Melanee Thomas, Political Science, in Calgary Herald

More than 600 professors sign online letter of protest to Jason Kenney

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In the News: Lisa Young, Political Science, in CBC News Edmonton

Potential weakening of Alberta election finance laws 'very concerning,' political scientist says

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