Department Contacts

Gregory Wawro
Department Chair

Turkuler Isiksel
Deputy Chair

Allison Carnegie
Director of Graduate Studies

Chiara Superti
M.A. Program Director

David Johnston
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Donald Green
American politics

Macartan Humphreys
Comparative politics

Jack Snyder
International relations

Jean Cohen
Political theory

Andrew Gelman
Methods

Director of Undergraduate Studies 

The Director of Undergraduate Studies, Professor David Johnston, oversees the department's undergraduate programs. He is available during his office hours and by appointment. While students should first seek advising at the undergraduate advising office, the Graduate Student Advisers or Academic Affairs Coordinator will refer students in exceptional situations to the Director of Undergraduate Studies.

Graduate Student Advisers

Bryn McCarthy and Adam Parker are the Graduate Student Advisers for the Fall 2021 semester. Their virtual office hours are Mondays 9:00-11:00 a.m., and Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 p.m. They are also available by appointment. To arrange an appointment, please send an email request to them at [email protected]

Economics-Political Science Adviser 

Economics-Political Science majors may consult Professor Carlo Prato during his office hours and by appointment. Economics-Political Science majors should also consult an Undergraduate Adviser for program planning and planning form approval.

Political Science-Statistics Adviser 

Political Science-Statistics majors may consult Professor Naoki Egami during his office hours and by appointment. Political Science-Statistics majors should also consult an Undergraduate Adviser for program planning and planning form approval.

Academic Affairs Coordinator

All students may call or send email to Maria Lema with questions about any aspect of the department's undergraduate programs and courses.

Kay Achar
Director of Academic Administration and Finance

Betty Howe
Administrative Assistant

Maria Lema
Academic Affairs Coordinator

Holly Martis
Graduate Programs Coordinator

Emily Prince
Business Manager

Michael Scott
Financial Assistant

Eric Vlach
Systems Administrator