Courses

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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 Wilson Hall 102 Katherine Tate
POLS0400 Introduction to International Politics TR 1:00-2:20 Metcalf Research Aud Jordan Branch

Lecture Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1010 Topics in American Constitutional Law MWF 2:00-2:50 Kassar House FOX Corey Brettschneider
POLS1080 Politics of Transportation Policy MW 8:30-9:50 101 Thayer St 116A Roger Cobb
POLS1120 Campaigns and Elections TR 9:00-10:20 List Art Center 120 Rich Arenberg
POLS1150 Prosperity MWF 1:00-1:50 85 Waterman St 015 John Tomasi
POLS1220 Politics of Post Soviet States TR 2:30-3:50 111 Thayer St 116 Linda Cook
POLS1240 Politics, Markets and States in Developing Countries MWF 2:00-2:50 Salomon 003 Rich Snyder
POLS1285 Quality of Democracy in Latin America TR 10:30-11:50 Salomon 202 Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro
POLS1315 Social Groups in American Politics MWF 9:00-9:50 85 Waterman St 015 Katherine Tate
POLS1320 Urban Politics and Public Policy TR 1:00-2:20 Smith-Buonanno 101 Marion Orr
POLS1490 Building a Better World TR 10:30-11:50 Kooper Studio Granoff Rick Locke / Keith Brown
POLS1500 Int'l Law and Human Rights MWF 11:00-11:50 Wilson Hall 302 Nina Tannenwald
POLS1600 Political Research Methods MW 6:30-7:50 CIT 269 Nick Miller

First Year Seminars 

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0820Q Politics of American Federal Holidays Mon 3:00-5:20 Sayles Hall 205 Roger Cobb

POLS0820V Land and Conflict Thurs 4:00-6:20 Rockefeller Library 412 Jordan Branch
POLS0820W Bleeding Heart Libertarianism Wed 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 401 John Tomasi

Research Seminars

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1820D Civil Liberties Mon 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 502 Corey Brettschneider
POLS1822C Congress Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 302 Rich Arenberg
POLS1823Y Global Governance Thurs 4:00-6:20 111 Thayer St 114 Nina Tannenwald
POLS1824B Post Conflict Politics Wed 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 503 Robert Blair
POLS1824D Power and Prosperity in Urban America Tues 4:00-6:20 J. Walter Wilson 303 Margaret Weir
POLS1910 Senior Honors Thesis Preparation Fri 3:00-5:20 J. Walter Wilson 303 Aaron Weinstein

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
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
POLS2175 Ideas, Institutions and Politics Wed 6:00-8:30pm 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

Spring Semester 2016

Introductory Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0110 Introduction to Political Thought TR 1:00-2:20 TBA Corey Brettschneider
POLS0200 Introduction to Comparative Politics TR 2:30-3:50 TBA Ed Steinfeld
POLS0500 Foundations of Political Analysis MWF 10:00-10:50 TBA Rebecca Weitz-Shapiro

Lecture Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1130 The American Presidency TR 10:30-11:50 TBA Richard Arenberg
POLS1410 International Security in a Changing World TR 1:00-2:20 TBA Nina Tannenwald / Nick Miller
POLS1415 Classics of Political Economy TR 10:30-11:50 TBA Mark Blyth / Alex Gourevitch
POLS1740 Politics of Food TR 2:30-3:50 TBA Ross Cheit
POLS1780 Symbols in American Politics MW 8:30-9:50 TBA Roger Cobb

First Year Seminars 

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS0820D Freedom Tues 4:00-6:20 TBA TBA

Research Seminars

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS1820J Dynamics of Agenda Building Mon 3:00-5:30 TBA Roger Cobb
POLS1822A Nuclear Weapons and International Politics Thurs 4:00-6:20 TBA Nick Miller
POLS1823H Public Opinion Mon 3:00-5:20 TBA Katherine Tate
POLS1823Z Gender and Public Policy Wed 3:00-5:20 TBA Wendy Schiller / Susan Moffitt
POLS1824C Political Communication Tues 4:00-6:20 TBA Rich Arenberg
POLS1920 Senior Honors Thesis Preparation Fri 3:00-5:20 TBA Aaron Weinstein

Graduate Courses

CODE TITLE TIME LOCATION INSTRUCTOR
POLS2051 Prospectus Preparation II Wed 2:00-4:30

Prospect House 102 James Morone
POLS2070 Public Opinion Tues 1:00-3:30 Blistein House 101 Katherine Tate
POLS2090D Models of Excellence Tues 10:00-12:30 Prospect House 102 Richard Snyder
POLS2100 Proseminar in American Politics TBA TBA Wendy Schiller
POLS2122 Writing and Methods in Political Theory II E/O Thurs 12:30-3:00 Prospect House 102 Bonnie Honig / Alex Gourevitch
POLS2140 Post Cold War Conflict Mon 3:00-5:30 Prospect House 102 Peter Andreas
POLS2150 Democratic Theory and Justice Tues 10:30-1:00 Blistein House 101 Corey Brettschneider
POLS2155 The Political Economy of Labor and Development TBA TBA Rick Locke
POLS2220 Urban Politics Mon 10:00-12:30 Prospect House 102 Marion Orr
POLS2260 Comparative Politics and China Wed 9:30-12:00 Prospect House 102 Ed Steinfeld
POLS2330 Politics of India Tues 1:00-3:30 Prospect House 102 Ashu Varshney
POLS2590 Advanced Qualitative Research Methods Thurs 3:00-5:30 Prospect House 102 Robert Blair