Welcome to Political Science

With three central strengths - Politics & Business, Global Studies and Public Policy & Administration - Political Science at Waterloo offers innovative specializations and career relevant minors that explore Ideas for Changing the World.

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  1. Apr. 10, 2017We are hiring for Tenure-Track Asst. Professor in International Relations

    Political Science, Tenure –Track Assistant Professor, International Relations

    The Department of Political Science in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo is seeking an exceptional scholar and researcher for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of International Relations with an anticipated start date of July 1st, 2018.

  2. Mar. 29, 2017The PSCI Department hosts 5th Annual Book LaunchBook Launch event poster.

    The Department of Political Science hosted the 5th Annual Book Launch celebrating this year's 6 faculty publications from:

  3. Mar. 22, 2017Professor Esselment participates in the UW Beyond 60 Lecture Series hosted at the Kitchener Public LibraryProf. Esselment speaking and presenting infront of audience.

    Prof. Anna Esselment joined Prof. Danisch (Speech Communication) and Prof. DeVidi (Philosophy) at the KPL on March 16th for a panel discussion on "Post-truth. Fake News. Alternative facts." as part of the University of Waterloo's Beyond 60 Community Lecture Series.

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