Welcome to the Davidson College Department of Political Science webpage! This site offers information to current students, prospective students and others who want to know more about political science at Davidson. Please use the links on either side of the page to find out more.
Philanthropy Class Grant is now updated. Click here for more info.
The latest department Newsletter is out!! Click here to check it out!
September 20th, Policy and the Environment Panel, with Graham Bullock and others - click here for details
The Political Science Department is pleased to announce that our very own Ken Menkhaus will be leading the Davidson in India group in Fall 2013 - click here for a brochure
Every summer, we offer the Davidson in Washington Program where students can take a seminar course and work in an internship in Washington, DC.
We encourage our majors to study abroad, and up to four off-campus courses may be transferred back as credit for their major. (see our Study Abroad page for details)
Prospective Students please click here to visit the admissions page.
Political Scientists and Alumni Look Back to 1962 This year's fiftieth reunion class sponsored a lively discussion on the state of the world in 1962 and 2012 centered on presentations by three Davidson political scientists, former US senator and ambassador to Saudi Arabia Wyche Fowler '62, Harvard political science professor Graham Allison '62, and Brown Professor of East Asian Politics Shelley Rigger.