Kesicia Dickinson, Ph.D. Student, named 2018-2019 APSA Minority Fellowship Program Fellow

The American Political Science Association (APSA) recently announced the 2018-2019 APSA Minority Fellowship Program, Spring Cycle recipients.  Kesicia Dickinson, a Read More »

Associate Professor Sarah Reckhow 2018-2019 Radcliffe Fellow

The Department of Political Science is proud to announce Associate Professor Sarah Reckhow has been selected to be a Radcliffe Read More »

Michael Bratton, From Power Politics to Popular Power

Last week at the conference in recognition of the contributions of University Distinguished Professor Michael Bratton it was visible the Read More »


September 27: Campus Deadline, Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program

Applications are available for entry in fall 2019.  The Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program at Stanford University is a Fellowship Program for Read More »


From Power Politics to Popular Power 

On May 11, 2018, a conference in recognition of the contributions of Professor Michael Bratton to the study of African politics was held on the campus of Michigan State University.  The conference was organized by Professor Jeffrey Conroy-Krutz and Professor Carolyn Logan, both professors in the Department of Political Science.  The conference was generously sponsored by the College of Social Science, Department of Political Science, African Studies Center and Afrobarometer.  To read more about this conference click here.