News & Announcements Archive


Paul A. McCoy Winner – Nils Kupzok

Congratulations!!   Nils is the winner of the Paul A. McCoy Award for the outstanding graduate student seminar paper in Political Science entitled “Fragile Legitimacy: The Rise and Decline of the EU’s ‘Sustainable Biofuel’ Policy”


Congratulations, Daisy Kim!

Daisy defended her dissertation on May 14, 2015, entitled: “Bargaining Citizenship: Women’s Organizations, The State, and Marriage Migrants in South Korea.”


Dean’s Teaching Fellowship & Freshman Seminar Winners

Congratulations to the 2014–2015 DTF winners Meghan Luhman, Christopher England, Tim Hanafin, Allen Stack, Ayako Hiramatsu, Casey McNeill, and Karyn Wang; and congratulations to the Dean’s Prize Freshman Seminar winners, Ryan Fried, G. W. Jones, Anatoli Ignatov, and Kellan Anfinson!


Political Science Professors to Be Featured on CSPAN2’s ‘Book TV’

Nine Johns Hopkins University faculty authors will be featured on C-SPAN2‘s Book TV over the next several weekends, beginning with Lester Spence, an expert on race and politics, who will discuss his 2011 book Stare in the Darkness: The Limits of Hip-hop and Black Politics on Sunday at 1 p.m. EST and 10 p.m. PST. […]


Political Science Major Featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine

Political science major Carrie Resnick is studying the campaigns of female gubernatorial candidates in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Texas, and Wisconsin, focusing on the specific challenges these candidates for executive offices face and how women’s issues play in their campaigns.


Learning From History

Steven Teles
Prof. Steven Teles’ class, Policy Errors, Mistakes and Disasters: Learning from Failure, is featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine.


Political Science Major Named Fulbright Scholar

Bayly Winder, a senior majoring in political science, received a Fulbright grant to Kuwait to study the diwaniyya, intellectual forums. Through visits to a variety of diwaniyyas and interviews with mostly college-aged Kuwaitis, he will research the ways in which this central sociocultural institution is evolving in light of social media and globalization. Winder, who […]


Food and the City

Professor Adam Sheingate's Baltimore Food System Research class is featured in Arts & Sciences Magazine. The summer course began as an outgrowth of Sheingate’s tremendously popular Food Politics class (70–75 students are often on the waiting list for one of 15 coveted seats). Click to read the article.


Joel Grossman Named Academy Professor

Three faculty members from the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences have been named professors of The Academy at Johns Hopkins, including political science Professor Joel Grossman. The Academy at Johns Hopkins is an institute for advanced study, where retired professors can pursue research opportunities, conduct and attend academic seminars, and explore other opportunities for continued scholarship.