News from the Department
The UK needs a long-term project of nation-building, not continuation with the neoliberal policy settings of the last 40 years, writes Associate Professor John Mikler for the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute blog.
Congratulations to Professor Pippa Norris on receiving an Academic Leadership in Political Science Award from the Australian Political Studies Association.
An interview with James Der Derian on E-International Relations[26 August 2016]
Professor James De Derian explains the importance of quantum physics to the social sciences, comments on the political science prison, and argues for more speculation in IR.
In the lead up to Rio 2016, Dr Chris Neff is joined by Dr Steve Georgakis to discuss the growing commercialisation of sport and the impact this has on participation.
Fifteen nations placed on genocide watchlist[4 August 2016]
A/Prof Ben Goldsmith, the chief investigator of the University's Atrocity Forecasting Project, has urged 'intensive monitoring' of nations facing significant risk of genocide.