Georgetown Political Science Predoctoral Summer Institute and Washington-Area Political Science Predoctoral Summer Institute Consortium

The continued relevance of political science requires transforming the composition of the population of students pursuing doctorates in the discipline to include groups that are currently under-represented, thereby enabling the diversification of the professoriate. We […]


In the World’s Two Largest Democracies, Forms of Vulnerability Informs Voter Preferences Regarding Compensation and Investment in Climate Change Policy

In the APSA Public Scholarship Program, graduate students in political science produce summaries of new research in the American Political Science Review. This piece, written by Leah Costik, covers the new article by Nikhar Gaikwad, […]

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Meet the 2022 APSA Bunche Summer Program Scholars

APSA is pleased to announce the 2022 Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) Class. This year, 14 undergraduate students will participate in the annual, intensive five-week program hosted by Duke University. The 2022 institute will be […]


Geopolitics of Knowledge in the Covid-19 Era: A Policy Window for Epistemic Tension and Self-Determination in Africa?

  The Covid-19 pandemic is a critical juncture in how knowledge is created and disseminated globally with different implications and outcomes for different geographies. It provides an opportunity to question how knowledge is gained or […]