The Department of Political Science at the University of British Columbia is committed to scholarly excellence and to providing high-quality and innovative education to both undergraduate and graduate students. We are an active and engaged community of scholars.
BA 2017, Political Science/Geography
Citizen Lab founder and director, and UBC Political Science alumnus Ron Deibert, has been honoured as a Distinguished Scholar by the International Studies Association (ISA). Delivered every two years, the award honours “exceptional scholarship accomplishments and contributions to the development of the study of International Relations in Canada.”
The Centre for Migration Studies is thrilled to announce that it has been awarded two years of funding (2021 - 23) from the UBC Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation (VPRI) as part of the 2021/22 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters Competition (GCRC).
UBC Political Science Prof. Peter Dauvergne has been awarded a Killam Research Prize, which recognizes outstanding research and scholarly contributions at UBC. He is one of four senior faculty across all of the social sciences and humanities so recognized at UBC this year. Congratulations Peter!