Welcome to the Department of Political Science!
At Northeastern’s Department of Political Science, we train future leaders to deal with the most important issues in the world: issues of war and peace, tyranny and democracy, inequality and prosperity. To accomplish this, we combine classroom and experiential learning in unique ways, through our Dialogue programs that send students abroad to study in Geneva, Rio de Janeiro, Amman, and Tokyo with Northeastern faculty members, co-ops at all levels of government as well as in law firms and NGOs, and internships with local and national political campaigns. Read More >>
Political Science News
Professor Dov Waxman was recently interviewed on AlJazeera regarding the formation of a new government in Israel. Professor Waxman comments on the future of Netenyahu’s new government, and the effect that it will have on Israeli-U.S. relations. To see the interview, click here…
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Congrats to Caitlin Morelli on becoming a Global Officer!
Undergrad Political Science student Caitlin Morelli was chosen as one of the first Global Officers of Northeastern University as a co-op for President Aoun. So far, Caitlin has already traveled to India, Thailand, Malaysia, China, and Bali, chronicling her adventures on this blog. To view more, click here to see Caitlin's Instagram and Twitter pages.
PhD Student Matthew Cohen publishes article in The National Interest
Second year PhD Student Matthew Cohen just had his article, "Israel's Big Decision: Time to Take Hamas Out?" published in the acclaimed journal The National Interest, you can read it here. Congratulations and good work Matt!