Fri, November 21, 2014

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Alumni News

Dr. J. Michael Bitzer, Ph.D. 2004, Political Expert in the Southern Region

Oct 2014 Dr. J. Michael Bitzer earned his political science doctorate from the University of Georgia in 2004. He has become a frequent source of political information in North Carolina and around the country. He is a top source for political commentary whose Twitter feed boasts more than 3500 followers. Charlotte Magazine concludes that everyone from local television to The New York Times has called on Michael Bitzer for analysis of the Hagan-Tillis Senate race.

Faculty news

Dr. Monogan wins award at APSA

Aug 2014 Congratulations to Professor Jamie Monogan. The State Politics and Policy Section of the American Political Science Association awarded Dr. Monogan, David Konisky (Georgetown University), and Neal Woods (University of South Carolina) the Best Paper Award for their paper, "Gone with the Wind: Federalism and the Strategic Placement of Air Polluters."

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Up Close

  • Bramlett, Brittany

    Honors Teaching Fellow

    Brittany Bramlett received her doctorate in the spring of 2012 from the University of Maryland, College Park. She taught as an Assistant Professor at Albright College in Reading, Pennsylvania for 2 years before coming to the University of Georgia. ...

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    Finch, Wendi

    Administrative Assistant II

    Wendi has been with the department since 2007. She is responsible for general departmental information, handling incoming calls, updating the department’s Facebook page, copies, faxes, bulletin boards, incoming and outgoing mail, course evaluations and departmental filing. Wendi is also the...

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    Kaufman, Alexander H.

    Associate Professor

    Alexander Kaufman is Associate Professor of political science at the University of Georgia. He has taught political theory at the University of Georgia since 2000. His research explores the relation of central values of the democratic political tradition to issues and controversies in contemporary...

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  • Sievert, Joel

    Major: Political Science

    Lynch, Michael

    Assistant Professor

    Michael S. Lynch is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Georgia. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis and worked as an assistant professor for six years at the University of Kansas prior to moving to the University of...

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    Monogan, Jamie

    Assistant Professor

    Jamie Monogan is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Georgia. After completing his B.A. in Political Science at the University of South Carolina in 2003, he attended the University of North Carolina where he earned his M.A. in 2005 and Ph.D. in 2010. He...

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Events

POLISCI Calendar
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Dec 1

Final date for the receipts by the Graduate School

5:00 pm

Final date for the receipts by the Graduate School

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Dec 12

Final date for completing all requirements for December 2014 graduation

5:00 pm

Final date for completing all requirements except submission of theses/dissertations

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Dec 19

2014 Graduate School Commencement

2:30 pm

2014 Graduate School Commencement

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Jan 9

Speaker: Christopher Witko

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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Feb 20

Speaker: Michael Munger

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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Mar 6

Speaker: Ralph Ketchm

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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Mar 27

Speaker: Ken Kollman

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm