Congratulations to Rafaela Dancygier, Assistant Professor for Politics and Public Affairs, who won both the best article prize awarded by APSA’s Migration and Citizenship Section and the SAGE best paper prize awarded by APSA’s Comparative Politics Section.
The best article prize was awarded for Rafaela's 2014 article: "Electoral Rules or Electoral Leverage?: Explaining Muslim Representation in England." World Politics 66(2): 229-263. &
Congratulations to recent Ph.D. student Meredith Sadin for receiving the 2015 Best Dissertation Award from the American Political Science Association's Experimental Research Section for her dissertation, "A Wealth of Ambivalence: How Stereotypes About the Rich Matter for Political Attitudes and Candidate Choice."
Congratulations to department graduate student, Ryan Brutger, upon his selection as a 2015-16 Harold W. Dodds Fellow. This fellowship is an Honorific Fellowship that is awarded by the Faculty Committee of the Graduate School on nomination by Graduate School Dean, Sanjeev R. Kulkarni. These fellowships are generally awarded in the final year of enrollment in recognition of outstanding performance and professional promise.
Congratulations are in order for Professor Carles Boix, Robert Garrett Professor in Politics, Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, for receiving the 2015 Heinz Eulau Award for his paper "Bones of Contention: The Political Economy of Height Inequality (with Frances Rosenbluth). The award was given to the best article published in the American Political Science Review.
Congratulations to Desmond Jagmohan, Politics postdoctoral research associate and future assistant professor, has won APSA's 2015 Race, Ethnicity, and Politics best dissertation award for his dissertation titled, “Making Bricks Without Straw: Booker T. Washington and the Politics of the Disenfranchised.” Desmond will begin his appointment as assistant professor in July 2016.
Congratulations to PU Politics alumnus In Song Kim *14 for being awarded the 2015 APSA Mancur Olson Award for the Best Dissertation in Political Economy. His dissertation, "International Political Economy with Product Differentiation: Firm Level Lobbying for Trade Liberalization,” was recogonized as the best dissertation in Political Economy in the previous two years. In Song's award will be presented at APSA's fall annual meeting in San Francisco.
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Congratulations to PU Politics alumnus Michael J. Barber *14 for being awarded the 2015 APSA Carl Albert Dissertation Award for his dissertation, "Buying Representation: the Incentives, Ideology, and Influence of Campaign Contributions on American Politics." It was unanimously voted the best dissertation in the area of Legislative Studies.
The Carl Albert Dissertation Award is given annually for for the best dissertation in legislative studies. Topics may be nat
Congratulations to former Princeton Politics graduate student, Megan Francis, for being awarded the American Political Science Association's 2015 Ralph J. Bunche Award, which is awarded annually for the best scholarly work in political science that explores the phenomenon of ethnic and cultural pluralism. Megan won for her 2014 book Civil Rights and the Making of the Modern American State. She will be awarded her prize at the annual APSA conference in San Francisco this fall
The Princeton Environmental Institute (PEI) and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment (ACEE), have selected the research project submitted by Professors Melissa Lane, Class of 1943 Professor of Politics, Marc Fleurbaey, Robert E. Kuenne Professor in Economics and Humanistic Studies, Professor of Public Affairs and the University Center for Human Values, Woodrow Wilson School, and Robert Socolow, Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Emeritus,&n