Courses

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Academic Year 2014-2015

Spring Semester 2015  (see below for Fall 2015)

Introductory Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0110 Introduction to Political Thought TR 6:40-8:00 Smith-Buonanno 106 Alex Gourevitch / Corey Brettschneider

Lecture Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1130 The American Presidency TR 10:30-11:50 Salomon Center DECI Wendy Schiller
POLS1260 Maps and Politics MWF 1:00-1:50 Barus & Holley 166 Jordan Branch
POLS1280 Politics, Economy and Society in India TR 2:30-3:50 CIT Center 227 Ashu Varshney
POLS1290 The Rise of China TR 9:00-10:50 Smith-Buonanno 106 Edward Steinfeld
POLS1360 Gender Politics MWF 2:00-2:50 Wilson Hall 302 Katherine Tate
POLS1600 Political Research Methods TR 6:40-8:00 CIT Center 269 Nick Miller
POLS1740 Politics of Food TR 1:00-2:20 Wilson Hall 102 Ross Cheit
POLS1780 Symbols in American Politics MW 8:30-9:50 Sayles Hall 005 Roger Cobb

First Year Seminars 

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR

POLS0820D

Freedom Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 303 Dan Layman

Research Seminars

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1820J Dynamics of Agenda Building Friday 3:00-5:20 Sayles Hall 204 Roger Cobb
POLS1821J RI Gov't and Politics Friday 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 202 Kaitlin Sidorsky
POLS1821P Political Psychology of IR Wed 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 201 Rose McDermott
POLS1822I Geopolitics of Oil and Energy Thurs 4:00-6:20 Sayles Hall 204 Jeffrey Colgan
POLS1822L Comparative Constitutional Law Wed 3:00-5:20 Alumnae Hall 212 Steven Calabresi
POLS1822R The Politics of Food Security Thurs 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 401 Jurkovitch
POLS1822X Technology and IR Mon 3:00-5:20 Watson Institute 116 Jordan Branch
POLS1823E Economic Liberty and Global Justice Mon 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 401 John Tomasi
POLS1823G Women and War Wed 6:00-8:20 J. Walter Wilson 202 Rose McDermott
POLS1823H Public Opinion Mon 3:00-5:20 List Art Center 210 Katherine Tate
POLS1823O The Political Economy of Renewable Energy Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 201 Jonas Nahm
POLS1823T Democracy and Crisis in Political Theory: Freedom, Order and Emergency Politics Tues 4:00-6:20 Rockefeller Library 205 Matt Lyddon
POLS1823U Individual Liberty and Mass Incarceration Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 402 Dan D'Amico
POLS1823V The Politics of Ethnic Contention and Conflict Wed 3:00-5:20 Watson Institute 112 Linda Cook
POLS1823W American Political Thought Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 403 Shawn Fraistat
POLS1823X Seminar on Comparative Politics Tues 4:00-6:20 Wilson Hall 204 Colin Johnson
POLS1823Y The Future of Global Governance Thurs 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 502 Nina Tannenwald
POLS1910 Senior Honors Thesis Preparation Thurs 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 501 Linda Cook

Graduate Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS2051 Preparing the Prospectus II Wed 2:00-4:20 Prospect House 102 James Morone
POLS2090I American / Comparative Political Behavior TIME CHANGED TO: Mon 9:30-11:50 Blistein House 101 Wendy Schiller / Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
POLS2112 Comparative Politics Graduate Research Workshop II Every other Wed 5:00-6:30 Watson Institute Rick Locke / Prerna Singh
POLS2120 Proseminar in Political Theory Thurs 1:30-3:50 Prospect House 102 Corey Brettschneider
POLS2245 IPE of Global Finance Thurs 10:00-12:20 Prospect House 102 Mark Blyth
POLS2260 Comparative Politics and China Wed 10:00-12:20 Prospect House 102 Edward Steinfeld
POLS2295 Women and Nations Tues 1:30-3:50 Prospect House 102 Rose McDermott
POLS2345 Politics and Nature Tues 9:30-11:50 Prospect House 102 Sharon Krause
POLS2590 Advanced Quantitative Research Methods Mon 10:00-12:20 Prospect House 102 Terence Teo

Academic Year 2015-2016

Fall Semester 2015

Introductory Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0100 Introduction to the American Political Process MW 6:30-7:50 TBA Katherine Tate
POLS0400 Introduction to International Politics TR 1:00-2:20 TBA Jordan Branch

Lecture Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1010 Topics in American Constitutional Law MWF 2:00-2:50 TBA Corey Brettschneider
POLS1080 Politics of Transportation Policy MW 8:30-9:50 TBA Roger Cobb
POLS1120 Campaigns and Elections TR 9:00-10:20 TBA Rich Arenberg
POLS1150 Prosperity MWF 1:00-1:50 TBA John Tomasi
POLS1160 Constitutional Law: Governmental Powers TR 2:30-3:50 TBA Steven Calabresi
POLS1220 Politics of Post Soviet States TR 2:30-3:50 TBA Linda Cook
POLS1240 Politics, Markets and States in Developing Countries MWF 2:00-2:50 TBA Rich Snyder
POLS1285 Quality of Democracy in Latin America TR 10:30-11:50 TBA Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
POLS1315 Social Groups in American Politics MWF 9:00-9:50 TBA Katherine Tate
POLS1320 Urban Politics and Public Policy TR 1:00-2:20 TBA Marion Orr
POLS1490 Building a Better World TR 10:30-11:50 TBA Rick Locke
POLS1500 Int'l Law and Human Rights MWF 11:00-11:50 TBA Nina Tannenwald
POLS1600 Political Research Methods MW 6:30-7:50 TBA Jeffrey Colgan

First Year Seminars 

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0820Q Politics of American Federal Holidays Mon 3:00-5:20 TBA Roger Cobb

POLS0820V Land and Conflict Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Jordan Branch
POLS0820W Bleeding Heart Libertarianism Wed 3:00-5:20 TBA John Tomasi

Research Seminars

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1820D Civil Liberties Mon 3:00-5:20 TBA Corey Brettschneider
POLS1822C Congress Tues 4:00-6:20 TBA Rich Arenberg
POLS1822L Comparative Constitutional Law Fri 3:00-5:20 TBA Steven Calabresi
POLS1823Y Global Governance Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Nina Tannenwald
POLS1824B Post Conflict Politics Wed 3:00-5:20 TBA Robert Blair
POLS1910 Senior Honors Thesis Preparation Fri 3:00-5:20 TBA TBA

Graduate Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS2000 Strategies of Inquiry and Research Design I Tues 1:00-3:30 

Prospect House 102 Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
POLS2050 Prospectus Preparation I Wed 2:00-4:30 Blistein House 101 James Morone
POLS2100 Proseminar in American Politics Wed 3:00-5:30 Prospect House 102 Wendy Schiller
POLS2121 Writing and Methods in Political Theory E/O Thurs 12:30-3:00 Prospect House 102 Bonnie Honig / Alex Gourevitch
POLS2130 Proseminar in International Relations Wed 12:30-3:00 Prospect House 102 Jeff Colgan
POLS2155 The Political Economy of Labor and Development Wed 9:00-11:30 Prospect House 102 Rick Locke
POLS2175 Ideas, Institutions and Politics Thurs 10:00-12:30 Prospect House 102 Mark Blyth
POLS2235 Disobedience and Resistance Thurs 10:00-12:30 Blistein House 101 Alex Gourevitch
POLS2270 Political Economy of Industrial Development Tues 9:30-12:00 Blistein House 101 Edward Steinfeld
POLS2580 Introduction to Quantitative Research Methods Tuesday 10:00-12:30 Prospect House 102 Wendy Schiller