2016 News

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Rethinking Civil Society: History, Theory, Critique

Posted on Wednesday 14 December 2016

Congratulations to Dr Tim Stanton

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Comparative peace building in Asia

Posted on Thursday 1 December 2016

Congratulations to Dr Claire Smith

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York International Development Network

Posted on Monday 28 November 2016

Website launch!

Using sediments and words to unlock the secrets of climate resilience

Posted on Thursday 3 November 2016

Congratulations to Jean and Joao

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Using the arts to explore creative activism and development alternatives

Posted on Thursday 3 November 2016

Successful AHRC research network

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We are one of the UK’s top departments in NSS 2016

Posted on Tuesday 1 November 2016

Recently published NSS results

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Chevening/ University of York Partnership Award

Posted on Monday 26 September 2016

New Chevening/University of York Partnership Award for students from China

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Wellcome Trust Grant

Posted on Monday 19 September 2016

Congratulations to Dr James Rogers

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IAA Fellowship Award

Posted on Monday 19 September 2016

Congratulations to Dr Louise Haagh-Bolton

Recent York Politics PhD student wins thesis prize

Posted on Monday 12 September 2016

A recent Politics PhD student at the University of York has won a prestigious prize for his PhD thesis on the politics of climate change.

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Politics Department Prize Winners 2015-16

Posted on Monday 27 June 2016

Congratulations to all the prize winners!

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British Academy mid-career Fellowship

Posted on Monday 13 June 2016

Congratulations to Dr Monica Brito-Vieira

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LASA prize

Posted on Friday 10 June 2016

Congratulations to Carlos Solar

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Congratulations to Dr Ignacio Jurado

Posted on Thursday 9 June 2016

ESRC future leaders award

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Congratulations to Dr Claire Smith

Posted on Thursday 9 June 2016

Development, Inequality and Citizenship in Indonesia

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Will there be peace in Nagorno-Karabakh? Two things stand in the way.

Posted on Thursday 2 June 2016

An article by Nina Casperson

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Congratulations to Professor Martin Smith

Posted on Wednesday 1 June 2016

Bernard Crick Prize

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IKnowFood: Integrating Knowledge for Food System Resilience

Posted on Thursday 26 May 2016

Congratulations to Tony Heron

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Congratulations to Dr Peg Murray-Evans

Posted on Thursday 26 May 2016

Leverhulme Career Fellowship

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Congratulations to Dr Martin O'Neill

Posted on Wednesday 25 May 2016

ISRF mid-career fellowship

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New John Dunn Essay Prize in Political Theory

Posted on Friday 20 May 2016

The Department of Politics is delighted to announce a new annual prize awarded to the best essay in political theory, named in honour of Professor John Dunn.

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Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament Negotiations

Posted on Tuesday 17 May 2016

Dr Nick Ritchie invited to speak to the United Nations Open-Ended Working Group

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Responding to Nuclear Violence

Posted on Tuesday 17 May 2016

Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow at the University

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ESRC Precarious Trajectories project

Posted on Tuesday 19 April 2016

Launch of death by rescue report

Staff v Student football

Posted on Wednesday 13 April 2016

In a hard-fought Staff vs Student Match, youth triumphed over experience.

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Congratulations to Dr Sandra Léon-Alfonso

Posted on Thursday 7 April 2016

Commissioned to write for El Pais

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Congratulations to Professor Werner Bonefeld

Posted on Wednesday 23 March 2016

Recent successful achievements

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Annual Staff vs Student Football

Posted on Wednesday 23 March 2016

The 2016 Staff vs Student Football Match will take place on Tuesday 12 April 2016

ESRC PhD Scholarship, Rights-based Alternatives in International Development

Posted on Monday 15 February 2016

This research will be part of an exciting partnership between CAHR and ActionAid focusing on rights-based development alternatives.

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Zika: what Brazil is doing to tackle the virus

Posted on Thursday 4 February 2016

An article by Dr João Nunes

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Britain and Europe: The political economy of ‘Brexit’

Posted on Thursday 28 January 2016

Successful funding from the White Rose University Consortium

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Former PhD student wins prestigious award

Posted on Friday 8 January 2016

Congratulations to Watcharabon Buddharaksa who has won an NRCT award for best thesis.