Lectures and workshops

The School of Politics and Global Studies holds frequent lectures featuring faculty, graduate students and visiting scholars. The workshop is run by a faculty member and is an Internal Speaker Series meant to help graduate students.


Typical Workshop Time: Wednesdays, 12-1pm

Location: SPGS, Lattie F. Coor Hall, Room 6761

Coordinator: Henry Thomson at Henry.Thomson@asu.edu

If you want to present at the School Workshop, please contact the coordinator.

Non-workshop talks are in bold.

Spring 2018


12-JanFran Hagopian Workshop on Latin American Politics12:15pmCOOR 6761
17-JanBecki Cordell The Political Costs of International Cooperation in Extraordinary Rendition12:15pmCOOR 6761
31-JanSarah Shair-Rosenfield"When Change is Good: Estimating the Effects of Electoral Reform on Female Political Representation"12:30pmCOOR 6761
28-FebSee Seng Tan“The ‘IR-ization’ of Asia-Pacific Security”12:15pmCOOR 6761
16-MarArturas Rozenas "Mass Repression and Political Loyalty: Evidence from Stalin's 'Hunger by Terror'" 10:00amCOOR 6761
28-MarMargaret HansonTBD12:15pmCOOR 6761
11-AprLenka BustikovaTBD12:15pmCOOR 6761
16-AprSteph Haggard TBD12:15pmCOOR 6761

Fall 2017

6-SepHenry Thomson"Democratization, Elections and Urban Social Disorder in the Developing World, 1960-2011"12:15pmCOOR 6761
15-SepClark GrayClimate Change and Human Migration in South Asia10:30amCOOR 6761
20-SepFabian Neuner"Seeing Blue in Black and White: Race and Perceptions of Officer-Involved Shootings"12:15pmCOOR 6761
29-SepBenjamin Marquez"Social Movements, Philanthropy and Lawyers: MALDEF and Building an Ethnic Identity"12:30pmCOOR 6761
4-OctKendall Funk"Representative Budgeting: Women Mayors and the Composition of Spending in Local Governments"12:15pmCOOR 6761
18-OctAudrey Comstock"Negotiated Rights: Ratification, Accession, and Negotiating United Nations Human Rights Treaties"12:15pmCOOR 6761
25-OctVictor Peskin"The Human Rights Ideal, the Marginalization of Lesser Crimes, and the Politics of Establishing the New Kosovo Specialist Chambers"12:15pmCOOR 4403
26-OctKathleen ThelenThe New Precariat: The United States in Comparative Perspective - Kramer Lecture SeriesMiddayCOOR 6761
1-NovChristian PhillipsDemographics are (Men's) Destiny: Immigrant Communities and Descriptive Representation in American State Legislatures12:15pmCOOR 6761