Congratulations to Professors Nolan McCarty, Boris Shor (Georgetown University, Department of Government) and John Voorheis (University of Oregon, Department of Economics) for being awarded the CQ Press Award for the best paper on legislative studies presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Political Science Association, for their paper, "Unequal Incomes, Ideology and Gridlock: How Rising Inequality Increases Political Polarization.”
They will be presented with the a
Congratulations to Professor Melissa Lee on receiving the American Political Science Association's 2016 Helen Dwight Reid Award, which is awarded annually for the best dissertation successfully defended during the previous two years in the field of international relations, law and politics.
Melissa will receive her award at the APSA Annual Meeting this fall in Philadelphia.
Congratulations to Politics Alumnae Prerna Singh *10, who has won awards from both the American Political Science Association and the American Sociology Association based on her Ph.D. research at Princeton.
Her World Politics article, "Subnationalism and Social Development in India" article won both the APSA Leubbert prize for the best article in comparative politics published in the last two years awarded by the Comparative Politics section, and the b
Congratulations to John Kastellec, who was awarded the 2016 Best Conference Paper Award from the Law and Courts Section of the American Political Science Association for his paper "Empirically Evaluating the Counter-Majoritarian Difficulty: Public Opinion, State Policy, and Judicial Review Before Roe v. Wade." The paper, which was published this year in the Journal of Law and Courts, can be found at http://www.princeton.edu/~jkastell/Pre_Roe_Countermajoritarian/kas
Congratulations to graduate student, Chantal Berman, who has recently been awarded the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) International Dissertation Research Fellowship and the American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS) Long-Term Research Grant to support her ongoing research in Tunisia and Morocco.
Congratulations to Bryn Rosenfeld *15, winner of this year's American Political Science Association's Juan Linz Best Dissertation Award, given by the Comparative Democratization Section. Bryn will receive her award at the APSA Annual Meeting this fall.
Congratulations to Rafaela Dancygier for winning the Lawrence Longley Award for her article “Why Are Immigrants Underrepresented in Politics? Evidence from Sweden” (published in the American Political Science Review with Karl-Oskar Lindgren, Sven Oskarsson and Kåre Vernby). The award is given out by APSA’s section on Representation and Electoral Systems for the best article published in the previous year.