Whose reconciliation? Conflating Liberal Multiculturalism and Civil Rights Frames on the Road to Transformative Reconciliation in Canada A Research in Progress Seminar Talk 2017 co-hosted by the Indigenous Studies Program and Department of Political Science Who: Dr. David B. McDonald Where: Togo Salmon Hall (TSH) 122 When: Thursday March 9, 3:00-4:30p
Feb 27, 2017
Fourth-year Political Science student, Galindo tells his story of starting a new life in Canada.
Feb 13, 2017
Chukky Ibe, to serve 2017-2018 term
Feb 03, 2017
Global National News interviewed Peter Graefe (Political Science) about the federal government's decision to abandon its campaign promise of electoral reform.
Feb 02, 2017
The Political Science Department's professor Henry Jacek discusses the Liberals strategy for reponding to Conservative leadership candidate Kevin O’Leary in a recent article on CityNews.ca
Jan 24, 2017
Sixth Annual Graduate Conference on the Internationalization of Public Policy, Feb. 6 to7, 2017 at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario
Jan 13, 2017
PhD student Liam Midzain-Gobin was awarded $105,000 by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada to research the effects of data collection on indigenous communities
Dec 13, 2016
Peter Grafe of McMaster's Political Science Department was interviewed on CTV News about the Liberal government’s increasingly ambiguous stance on electoral reform continued Monday with the launch of an online survey that has already sparked intense backlash on social media.
Dec 05, 2016
Join the Political Science department for an unusual panel format: each speaker gets 90 seconds, leaving plenty of time for audience participation! Nov. 30, 3:45 -5:45pm, L.R.Wilson 1003
Nov 22, 2016
Racism, Resistance and Strategies for Building Alliances in the World of Trump, Teach-in, Wednesday, November 16, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Convocation Hall in University Hall, Room 212
Nov 14, 2016
A recently released book by Political Science's Oldrich Bubak has made its Asian debut in November, 2016.
Nov 10, 2016
The McMaster University Facebook page will be hosting a LIVE, Post Election Q & A, Nov. 9 at 1pm.
Nov 08, 2016
Kelsey Leonard, Doctoral Candidate in Social Policy, awarded 2016 Sherman Graduate Fellowship
Nov 02, 2016
The Department of Political Science and Dr. Henry Jacek are hosting a panel discussion of the upcoming American presidential election.
Oct 27, 2016
The Mexico-Canada border: Extraterritorial border control and the production of “economic refugees”, Dr. Julie E. E. Young, SSHRC Postdoctoral Research Fellow Wednesday, October 26, 2016 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in KTH B107
Oct 19, 2016
The objective of this project is to move beyond 'one size fits all' accounts of austerity and to provide a more nuanced account of the variety which this broad policy label encompasses, together with interpretation of how varieties of austerity are constituted, and why that matters.
Oct 05, 2016
Dr. Netina Tan's research into electoral integrity will be supported by a multi-year SSHRC Insight Development Grant.
Sep 27, 2016
Professor McBride's research entitled "Austerity and its Alternatives" funded by SSHRC Partnership Development Grant
Sep 23, 2016
Drawing upon McMaster’s expertise in the field of international and comparative public policy, the conference theme focuses on the global dimension of policy and aims to bridge the gap between international relations and public policy by investigating how “the global,” including institutions, actors, structures, and ideas intersects with regional, national, and local jurisdictions to create particular policies and outcomes.
Sep 22, 2016
Professor Tony Porter’s research into the role of numbers in transnational governance funded by SSHRC
Tony Porter’s research recently funded by SSHRC will explore how numbers increasingly are displacing or complementing words, as with numerical rankings and indices, risk models, algorithms associated with Big Data, numerical tracking technologies such as bar codes or Radio Frequency ID tags (RFID), and digitization more generally.
Sep 21, 2016
PhD Candidate Marguerite Marlin publishes research on devolutionary federalism in Ukraine.
Sep 20, 2016