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APPLICATIONS FOR SEPTEMBER ADMISSION

Application Available:  October 1st
Application Deadline:  January 15

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Contact our Graduate Program Administrator, Judi Powell: poligrad@ucalgary.ca
Contact our Graduate Program Director, Dr. Susan Franceschet: dirpolig@ucalgary.ca

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Graduate News

Heather Exner-Pirot and Jen Sidorova attended the Ninth International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences held in Umea, Sweden, June 8-12, 2017. 

Heather Exner-Pirot received her PhD degree at the Department of Political Science, University of Calgary in 2011 under the supervision of Dr. Rob Huebert. Jen Sidorova is a PhD Candidate at the University of Calgary under the supervision of Dr. Robert Huebert. 

Congratulations to the Graduate Students for Awards received.

Graduate Awards

 
to our graduate students on winning awards for the 2014-15 year:

TESTIMONIALS FROM OUR GRADUATES


Alexei Kondrackyj (MA, 2016)
Regulat
ory Officer, Government of Yukon

"...The department offers a warm, and friendly environment, but also encourages you to challenge others, and your own ideas..."

 

 Paul Boakye (MA, 2016)

"...The academic atmosphere was just incredible. Very learned professors who were ever ready to assist students with their academic needs....."

Tim Anderson (PhD, 2016 & MA, 2011)

"...The Department of Political Science was inviting, challenging, and intellectually stimulating..."


Dave Snow (PhD, 2014 & MA, 2009)
Assistant Professor, University of Guelph

"Choosing to pursue graduate studies in political science at the University of Calgary is among the most important decision I ever made in my life..."

Elsa Piersig (MA, 2014)
PhD Program, Carleton University (2016)

Community and Stakeholder Relations Research Assistant, Metrolinx, Toronto

"I found an academic home...that engages students and encourages participation in the academic community...."

Katrine  Beauregard (PhD, 2014)
Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
School of Po
litics and International Relations, Australian National University

"...I could not be happier with my experience at the UofC and I highly recommend it."


Sean Fleming (MA, 2014)
PhD Program, University of Cambridge

"The MA program prepared me exceptionally well for a PhD...."

Kieren Jimenez (MA, 2013)
Fulbright, Columbia University

PhD Program, McGill University

"...the University of Calgary offers an intellectual home that inspires and promotes love of learning, which orients you from then on."


Tobe
Berriault (MA, 2013)
Junior Consultant: Office of the Ombudsman Namibia; Disarmament
Demobilization and Reintegration Officer (UNOCI) Côte d’Ivoir
e

"...I was provided with the academic and financial support required to carry out my field work in Sierra Leone...{which} allowed me...to be awarded a competitive internship with the UNDP in Namibia..."


Andrew Banfield (PhD, 2010)
Head of School, School of Politica and International Relations
Australian National University

"Calgary offers everything a graduate student could want...Calgary provides the foundation for a long and successful career."