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 »

New Publication: Public Reactions to Noncompliance with Judicial Orders

The American Political Science Review has published a new article co-authored by Dr. Ryan Carlin. The article, entitled “Public Reactions to Noncompliance with Judicial Orders”, discusses the noncompliance by state agents in remedying rights violations and how public pressure can be leveraged for compliance. The study shows that people find the noncompliance rate in the… more »

Job Opening: Two Political Science Full-Time Lecturers

The Department of Political Science at Georgia State University invites applications for two full-time Lecturer positions to begin Fall 2021, pending budgetary approval.

Lecturers at Georgia State University are full-time non-tenure track faculty with both teaching and service requirements. Lecturers have the opportunity for promotion to Senior Lecturer and Principal Senior Lecturer. Our lecturers serve… more »

Carlin, Students in Washington Post on COVID-19, Leadership

Does the public rally behind leaders who get covid-19? Writing for the Washington Post’s Monkey Cage, Dr. Ryan Carlin and student researchers at GSU’s Pollitik public opinion lab analyzed the approval of five incumbent executives worldwide who contracted COVID-19. The authors found that personal leadership rallies — a bump in popularity after covid-19 diagnosis… 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 »

New Book: US Supreme Court Doctrine in the State High Courts

“A groundbreaking book traversing political science and legal scholarship. Anyone interested in how Supreme Court opinions operate on the ground will find the study provocative and illuminating.”

Georgia State University’s Michael P. Fix and Benjamin J. Kassow, University of North Dakota, published their new book entitled US Supreme Court Doctrine in the… more »