Awards

Carlin Among the Most Published Political Scientists in 2021

Posted On September 3, 2021
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Dr. Ryan Carlin was recognized among the scholars with the highest number of publications in Political Science journals in 2021. According to a count maintained by The Observatory of International Research (OOIR), Dr. Carlin is ranked the seventh among Political Science scholars worldwide in terms of publications in 2021. Dr. Carlin has published five studies… more »

Subotic Awarded the Sheth Distinguished Faculty Award

Posted On September 3, 2021
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Dr. Jelena Subotić was awarded the Sheth Distinguished Faculty Award for International Achievement.

The Sheth Distinguished Faculty Award for International Achievement recognizes a Georgia State University faculty member for their exemplary and longstanding record of achievement in teaching, research or public service in the international arena. The award is given at the annual International Honorary… more »

Faculty/Students Win APSA Best Conference Paper Award

Posted On July 3, 2021
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Christopher L. Brown, Jeannie Grussendorf, Michael Shea, and Clark DeMas won the Political Science Education Section’s Best APSA Conference Paper Award for 2020 for their paper “Changing the Paradigm? Creating an Adaptive Course to Improve Student Engagement and Outcomes in Introductory Political Science Classes.”

The study contributes to our understanding of how, and why, Adaptive Learning… more »

Tunçel Wins Department’s Best Graduate Paper Award

Posted On May 19, 2021

Özlem Tunçel, Ph.D. student of Political Science, was awarded the department’s Best Graduate Paper Award for 2020-2021. Entitled “Electoral Performance of Post-Rebel Political Parties,” the paper discusses the question of why do some post-rebel political parties perform better than others and argues that party-specific or country-specific characteristics might affect the… more »

Jean-Francois Offered Tenure-track at GSU

Dr. Jean-François Koly Onivogui has been offered a tenure-track position at Georgia State University-Perimeter College- Decatur Campus.

Dr. Francois received his PhD in Political Science from Georgia State University in 2019 under the supervision of Dr. Carrie Manning, Dr. Charles Hankla, Dr. Sean Richey and Dr. Jeffrey R. Young. His dissertation, entitled “Understanding the Dearth… more »

Dawuni, PhD ‘10, Leads $1M Grant for New Women Center

Posted On November 16, 2020
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J. Jarpa Dawuni, PhD in political science from GSU, is leading a $1 million grant to establish The Center for Women, Gender and Global Leadership at Howard University. According to the Washington Post, the academic center is among a handful nationwide designed to amplify Black and minority women’s issues.

Dawuni, an associate professor of political… more »

Altman Wins Foreign Affairs Emerging Scholars Global Policy Prize

Posted On October 22, 2020

Dr. Dan Altman has been awarded The University of Pennsylvania’s Perry World House and Foreign Affairs Emerging Scholars Global Policy Prize. The competition promotes scholars dedicated to making research on global issues accessible to policymakers.

In his essay, entitled “The Future of Territorial Conquest,” Dr. Altman found that although the relationship between conquest and… more »

Subotic Wins Another 2020 Book Award

Posted On July 25, 2020

Dr. Jelena Subotic, Professor of Political Science, has been awarded the 2020 Jervis-Schroeder Award in International History and Politics. Her book, Yellow Star, Red Star: Holocaust Remembrance after Communism, is the co-winner of the prize presented by the American Political Science Association (APSA).

This is the third award for Dr. Subotic’s book following the 2020… more »