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Special Grad Recruitment for 2016-2017

SPECIAL PHD AND MA PROGRAM RECRUITMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR SEPTEMBER 2016 START DATE

In addition to our annual, general recruitment for our graduate program, the Department of Political Science at the University of Calgary also offers the following special recruitment opportunities for students.

Dr. Susan Franceschet Dr. Melanee  Thomas

POLITICS & GENDER         

PhD and/or MA PROGRAM RECRUITMENT (up to 2 positions)

Dr. Susan Franceschet and Dr. Melanee Thomas are seeking to recruit up to two students into our graduate program at the PhD and/or MA level in the area of Politics & Gender with an interest in women's political representation and/or political behaviour.

These positions come with a special Politics & Gender funding package of up to $30,000 for a PhD and $24,000 for a MA student in Year I (our normal competitive funding package applies in Year II).

Apart from the regular opportunities to act as a teaching assistant, students recruited into the Politics & Gender graduate position may have the opportunity to conduct research on women's political representation or gender and political behaviour.

For specific information about the Politics & Gender recruitment, please contact Dr. Susan Franceschet (sfrances@ucalgary.ca) or Dr. Melanee Thomas (thomasm@ucalgary.ca).

For general information about our graduate program, please contact the Graduate Program  Director, Dr. Joshua Goldstein (DirPoliG@ucalgary.ca).

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Dr. Roberta Rice

Dr. Daniel Voth

INDIGENOUS POLITICS         

PhD and/or MA Program Recruitment (up to 2 positions)

Dr. Roberta Rice and Dr. Daniel Voth are seeking to recruit up to two students into our graduate program at the PhD and/or MA level in the area of  Indigenous Politics generally, and decolonization, political history and governance innovation in Canada and/or Latin America, in particular.

These positions come with a special Indigenous Politics funding package of up to $30,000 for a PhD and $24,000 for a MA Student in Year I (our normal competitive funding package applies in Year II).

Apart from the regular opportunities to act as a teaching assistant a student recruited into the Indigenous Politics graduate position may have the opportunity to collaborate on research in the areas decolonization and governance innovation in Canada and/or Latin America.

For specific information about the Indigenous Politics recruitment, please contact Dr. Roberta Rice (roberta.rice@ucalgary.ca) or Dr. Daniel Voth (daniel.voth@ucalgary.ca).

For general information about our graduate program, please contact the Graduate Program  Director, Dr. Joshua Goldstein (DirPoliG@ucalgary.ca).

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Dr. Jack Lucas

CITY POLITICS & GOVERNANCE        

MA Program Recruitment (up to 1 position)

Dr. Jack Lucas is seeking to recruit a student into our graduate program at the MA level in the area of City Politics & Governance with an interest in urban public policy, comparative city governance, or urban political history.

This position comes with a special City Politics & Governance funding package of up to $24,000 for a MA student in Year I (our normal competitive funding package applies in Year II).

Apart from the regular opportunities to act as a teaching assistant, a student recruited into the City Politics & Governance graduate position may have the opportunity to collaborate on research in the area of urban democracy and the development of policy making institutions in Canadian cities.

For specific information about the City Politics & Governance recruitment, please contact Dr. Jack Lucas (jack.lucas@ucalgary.ca).

For general information about our graduate program, please contact the Graduate Program  Director, Dr. Joshua Goldstein (DirPoliG@ucalgary.ca).

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APPLICATIONS FOR SEPTEMBER 2016 ARE NOW OPEN

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Application Deadline: January 15, 2016 for September 2016 admission

Graduate Program Administrator, Judi Powell: poligrad@ucalgary.ca
Graduate Program Director, Dr. Joshua D. Goldstein: dirpolig@ucalgary.ca

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