Congratulations on Louis R. Beres on his retirement! His retirement event was held in April at the Thai Essense Restaurant and highlights can be viewed by clicking here
Limited Term Lecturer Laura D. Young, Ph.D., accepted a position as Assistant Professor of International Relations at Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA
Associate Professor, Daniel P. Aldrich, a creator of the documentary soon to be released by the Rockefeller Foundation on resilience. Video Clip:https://vimeo.com/119886925
Renu Khator, PhD, Purdue University, Political Science and Public Administration, MA Purdue University, BA Kanpur University, and President of the University of Houston will be recognized by the Office of the Provost and the Butler Center for Leadership Excellence at a reception for: 2015 Distinguished Women Scholars, Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:30 PM in the Anniversary Drawing Room of the Purdue Memorial Union.
Professor S. Laurel Weldon named Distinguished Professor, December 20, 2014.
Two in the Political Science Department were recognized at the Clerical and Service Staff Recognition Program for their service to Purdue University, Thursday, December 11, 2014:
Betty Hartman, Schedule Deputy, 25 years; Shannon Williams, Account Clerk, 10 years.
September Meet and Greets with Purdue Alumni:
September 5 with Scott Keller, BA 2004 Political Science and Philosophy, current Chief Counsel to US Senator Ted Cruz and College of Liberal Arts 2014 Emerging Voice recipient
September 12 with Marjorie Randolph, BA 1966, and Former VP for Human Resources, Walt Disney Studios
NEW FACULTY for FALL 2014:
Kimberly Marion Suiseeya
Visiting Assistant Professor
Associate Professor Ann Marie Clark will be a Visiting Scholar at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University during the fall semester, 2014.
Associate Professor Mark Tilton, recipient of the Dolores Kohl Education Foundation Grant, will be on sabbatical/research leave from 2014-2016. Professor Tilton will be a Visiting Scholar at the Roberta Buffett Center for International and Comparative Studies at Northwestern University.
Professor Daniel P. Aldrich has been named Director of Asian Studies at Purdue University.
Professor Jay McCann will be a Fellow at the Russell Sage Foundation, Fall 2014.