American studies, history, political science percival w clement prize ( 1994) awarded to a junior or senior for the best thesis in the support of the principles of the constitution of the united states of america and the first ten amendments also open to students in american studies, history and political science. Analyzing the impact of citizens united v fec on voter attitudes stacey chen advisor: alan gerber department of political science yale university finally, i want to thank my senior essay study group of diana enriquez, tom dec my thesis would have been much more difficult and much less fun. She is the winner of the american political science association's 2015 leo strauss award for the best doctoral dissertation in political philosophy and the 2016 steven shewfelt is senior associate at slover linett audience research , an audience research firm for the arts, culture, and informal science sector prior to. Few other liberal arts colleges in the country can offer the challenging curriculum and high level of faculty expertise you will find in new college's political science program our faculty offer real-world experience gained through service in the florida legislature and as directors and managers of such influential national and. Dissertations are submitted to the school after a maximum of six years, and are defended in front of a dissertation committee, during a public doctoral defense on this page you can browse, read and download the doctoral dissertations submitted at the doctoral school of political science, public policy and international. Yale university political science department november 29, 2017 writing a spring semester or year-long senior thesis come learn strategies for planning your research, writing, and integrating time for your senior thesis into your weekly schedule (juniors looking ahead are also invited to attend) creating a timeline for.
Distinction distinction is awarded to majors who have earned grades of a or a– in three–quarters of the credits in the major and a grade of a or a– on the senior essay all courses that are counted for the major are included in the calculation for distinction courses taken on a credit/d/fail basis are included as non–a. Seven months after the vicious stabbing of yale senior suzanne jovin in a wealthy neighborhood near campus, the entire university knows that her thesis adviser, 39-year-old van de velde was a brilliant and well-liked political- science lecturer, who had previously held positions at the pentagon and the state department. Funds for summer research and internships for political science majors the department provides grants to sophomore and junior majors from the frank m patterson fund to support summer research and political science related internships applications must be completed by electronic upload through the grants and.
Advisers can discuss course offerings, discuss courses that would be of benefit for the student's particular intellectual and research interests and ambitions, sign course schedules, and advise senior essays selecting an adviser is largely up to the student most students ask a faculty member with whom they have taken one. Most majors write a one–semester senior essay some, however, choose to write a two–semester essay, which is done in plsc 490a/491b or plsc 490a/493b ( for intensive majors - see below) application for senior essay juniors wishing to write a two–semester essay in their senior year in plsc 490a/491b must submit. Eleanor neff powell is the booth fowler associate professor of political science at the university of wisconsin-madison she received her phd from harvard university, and previously served as an assistant professor of political science at yale university before joining the uw-madison faculty her book, where money.
This page contains a repository for senior papers in the yale department of geology & geophysics, since 2008 titles link to downloadable pdf files papers from 2007 and earlier years are stored in hardcopy in the yale geology library please consult the orbis online catalog of the yale library, under the series call number. Some students use this freedom to complete a second major, such as economics , music, political science, or theater studies all of these the capstone of each program is the senior project, which lets students experience the challenges and rewards of original scientific research under the guidance of a faculty member.
0 “on the same side”: exploring procedural justice elements in new haven's support court by: anna baron adviser: vesla weaver undergraduate senior thesis department of political science at yale university april 22, 2016. Seniors in the major must complete a senior essay, as described under senior essay below the essay can be written either in one term or over both terms of the senior year in order to graduate from yale college, a student majoring in political science must achieve a passing grade on the senior essay the senior. Devin caughey is the silverman (1968) family career development associate professor of political science at mit caughey earned his phd at berkeley under the supervision of eric schickler he previously studied history at yale and cambridge caughey is primarily interested in the fields of american politics and.
Stephen haber, the peter and helen bing senior fellow at the hoover institution and the a a and jeanne welch milligan professor in the school of humanities and sciences at stanford, is also a professor of political science who helped make the changes haber said he thought there was “tremendous. Senior essays in political science introduction one of the requirements of the political science major is the senior essay the senior essay is an opportunity to if you are like most yale students, your senior essay will be the longest paper you have recommend that you have your thesis bound, but this is not required. Ms jovin, a political science major, met mr van de velde when she signed up for one of his two courses last september she chose strategy and policy in the conduct of war, and eventually asked mr van de velde to be the adviser for her senior thesis on international terrorism the lecturer had just.