Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science


Learn more about American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Political Methodology, and/or Political Theory.

Research is a cornerstone of UW-Madison as well as the Department’s approach.

Each colloquium consists of a series of workshops on a given subject. Colloquia are meta-seminars, in which small groups of faculty members and students engage in the most rigorous intellectual experience.

UW-Madison Political Science Department in the news.

Recent Publications of faculty, recent graduates and current students

Congratulations to our faculty, recent graduates and current students who have received recognition for their outstanding work!