Department of Political Science
2115 G St. NW, Monroe Hall 440
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: (202) 994-6290
Fax: (202) 994-1974

GW Political Science Speaker Series

All events will take place in the Sigelman Seminar Room, Hall of Government Room 428.
For the most updated information on Department events, please visit our Calendar of Events.

Date   Time   Host   Speaker   Title  
09/17/13 Tuesday 3:00-4:30pm


Stephen Nelson (Northwestern University) and Peter Katzenstein (Cornell University) "Uncertainty, Risk, and the Financial Crisis of 2008"
10/25/2013 Friday 12:15-1:45pm   Michael Desch (Notre Dame) "The Cult of the Irrelevant: The Professionalization of Political Science and the Marginalization of National Security Studies"
11/22/13 Friday 12:00-2:00pm Finkel Roger Petersen (MIT) "Comparing Insurgencies"
01/31/14 Friday 12:00-2:00pm Grynaviski Ian Hurd (Northwestern University) "The Politics of the International Rule of Law"
02/28/14 Friday 12:00-2:00pm Creppell Arash Abizadeh (McGill) "The Passions of War: The Evolution of Hobbes's State-of-Nature Thesis"
03/20/14 Thursday 12:15-1:45pm   Ben Valentino (Dartmouth) “More Than A Word: ‘Genocide’ And Public Opinion In The United States”
05/09/14 Friday 12:15-1:45pm Kaplan Maria Victoria Murillo (Columbia University) TBA

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