Department Leadership

Director of Distinguished Majors Program

Julia A. Cooper Professor of Government and Foreign Affairs

Department Chair

Leone Reaves and George W. Spicer Professor of Politics

Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Ambassador Henry Taylor Professor of Politics

Director of Honors Program

Director, Honors Politics Program, and White Burkett Miller Professor

Director of Graduate Placement

Associate Professor

Director of Graduate Studies

Associate Professor

Director of Graduate Admissions

Associate Professor
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Director of Undergraduate Studies

Thomas C. Sorensen Professor of Political and Social Thought and Associate Professor of Politics

Associate Department Chair

Associate Professor