Certificate in Advanced Political Studies and Research Courses

List is accurate as of 02/01/17 and is subject to change

Certificate Requirements:

  • Complete two 400-level Pol S seminars and achieve a minimum grade of 3.0 in each.
  • Complete at least one seminar that requires a research paper of at least 10 pages.
  • Submit a proposal and present your research at the Annual UW Undergraduate Research Symposium.

 

2016-17 Courses that Satisfy the Seminar Research Paper Requirement

Quarter Course # Title Instructor
Aut 2016 Pol S 405B AM POLITICS ADV SEM: Immigration Politics and Policy (must complete 10-page research paper) Sophia Wallace
Aut 2016 Pol S 413 CONTEMPORARY THEORY: Feminist Perspectives on Economic Inequality and Morality Christine DiStefano
Aut 2016 Pol S 476 Political Strategy Caitlin Ainsley
Win 2017 Pol S 401 Survey of Feminist Theory Jack Turner
Win 2017 Pol S 413 Animals and Political Theory Christine DiStefano
Win 2017 Pol S 425 Political Psychology and War  Jonathan Mercer
Win 2017 Pol S 430 Military and Civil Relations  Elizabeth Kier
Win 2017 Pol S 447 International Justice Rachel Cichowski
Spr 2017 Pol S 425 Political Psychology and War Jonathan Mercer

2016-17 Courses that Satisfy the Seminar Requirement (no 10-page research paper)

Quarter Course # Title Instructor
Aut 2016 Pol S 402 HUMAN RIGHTS SEM: Human Rights in U.S. Constitutional Law Jamie Mayerfeld
Aut 2016 Pol S 405A AM POLITICS ADV SEM: Right Wing Movements Christopher Parker
Win 2017 Pol S 405 Patriotism Christopher Parker
Win 2017 Pol S 475 Public Choice Anthony Gill 
Spr 2017 Pol S 401 Political Theory Seminar: Justice and Democracy Jamie Mayerfeld
Spr 2017 Pol S 405 A Advanced Seminar in American Politics: Politics, Economics and the Environment Lance Bennett
Spr 2017 Pol S 405 B Advanced Seminar in American Politics: Data Science and Politics John Wilkerson
Spr 2017 Pol S 460 Political Economy of the EU James Caporaso

 

2015-16 Courses that Satisfy the Seminar Research Paper Requirement

Quarter Course # Title Instructor
Aut 2015 Pol S 401 Political Theory Advanced Seminar
Race, Violence, and the Law
Kirstine Taylor
Win 2016 Pol S 425 Political Psychology & War Jonathan Mercer
Win 2016 Pol S 447 Comparative Politcs Advanced Seminar
Immigration, Asylum, and Citizenship in a Globalized World 
Yoav Duman
Spr 2016 Pol S 430  Civil-Military Relations  Elizabeth Kier
Spr 2016 Pol S 469 Law & Authoritarian Regimes  Susan Whiting
Sum 2016 Pol S 447 Immigration, Asylum, and Citizenship in a Globalized World Yoav Duman

2015-16 Courses that Satisfy the Seminar Requirement (no 10-page research paper)

Quarter Course # Title Instructor
Aut 2015 Pol S 402 Human Rights in U.S. Constitutional Law Jamie Mayerfeld
Aut 2015 Pol S 403 International Relations Advanced Seminar
NGOs, Nonprofits, and Social Movements
Aseem Prakash
Aut 2015 Pol S 405 American Politics Advanced Seminar
Right Wing Movements
Christopher Parker
Aut 2015 Pol S 405B Immigration  Sophia Wallace
Aut 2015 Pol S 447 Comparative Politics Advanced Seminar
Post-Conflict States & Societies in Europe
Arista Cirtautas
Win 2016 Pol S 460 Political Economy of the EU  James Caporaso
Win 2016 Pol S 472 Electoral Systems Robert Pekkanen
Win 2016 Pol S 479 Central Asian Politics Scott Radnitz
Win 2016 Pol S 480 Comparative Politics and Korean Studies   Yong-Chool Ha
Spr 2016 Pol S 405 American Politics Advanced Seminar
Communication, Politics, and Sustainability 
Lance Bennett
Spr 2016 Pol S 447A Comparative Politics Advanced Seminar
Property Rights, Institutions & Innovation
Victor Menaldo 
Spr 2016 Pol S 447B Comparative Politics Advanced Seminar
Political Economy of Authoriarian Rule 
Victor Menaldo
Spr 2016 Pol S 447C Comparative Politics Advanced Seminar
Gender and Citizenship in the Global North
Sabine Lang
Sum 2016 Pol S 410 Technology and Politics Robin Datta
Sum 2016 Pol S 425 Political Psychology and War Andrew Cockrell

 

2014-15 Courses that Satisfy the Seminar Research Paper Requirement

Quarter Course # Title Instructor
Aut 2014 Pol S 404 Topics in Public Policy
Topic: Environmental Politics and Institutional Innovation
Aseem Prakash
Aut 2014 Pol S 413 Contemporary Political Theory
Political Theory and Animals: Politics and Ethics of Interspecies Relations
Christine Di Stefano
Aut 2014 Pol S 430 Civil-Military Relations in Democracies Elizabeth Kier
Win 2015 Pol S 413 Contemporary Political Theory
White Privilege and Racial Inequality
Rachel Sanders
Win 2015 Pol S 447 Advanced Seminar in Comparative Politics
The Origins of European Modernity
Goldberg
Spr 2015 Pol S 401B Advanced Seminar in Political Theory
Modernity and Disenchantment in Politics, Truth, Art and Morality
Gregg Miller
Spr 2015 Pol S 410 Technology, Politics, and the State Robin Datta
Spr 2015 Pol S 425 Political Psychology and War Jonathan Mercer

2014-15 Courses that Satisfy the Seminar Requirement (no 10-page research paper)

Quarter Course # Title Instructor
Aut 2014 Pol S 402 Advanced Seminar in Human Rights
Topic: Human Rights and Constitutional Law in the United States
Jamie Mayerfeld
Aut 2014 Pol S 405 Advanced Seminar in American Politics
Topic: Right Wing Movements
Christopher Parker
Aut 2014 Pol S 409 Undergraduate Seminar in Political Economy
Topic: The Politics of Property Rights (and Regulation)
Victor Menaldo
Aut 2014 Pol S 475 Public Choice Anthony Gill
Win 2015 Pol S 409 / Econ 409
Undergraduate Seminar in Political Economy
The Political Economy of the Great Recession and its Aftermath
Christopher Adolph
Win 2015 Pol S 477 African Political Development James Long
Spr 2015 Pol S 401 Advanced Seminar in Political Theory
Topic TBA
Jamie Mayerfeld
Spr 2015 Pol S 405 Advanced Seminar in American Politics
Rethinking Prosperity
Lance Bennett
Spr 2015 Pol S 460 Political Economy of the European Union James Caporaso