Associate Professor of Russian Government, St Antonys College
Associate Professor of Quantitative Methods in Comparative Government, Director of the Oxford Q-Step Centre, Fellow of Nuffield College
Professor of the Politics of Japan, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, Faculty Fellow, St Antonys College
Fellow in Politics at Merton College
Professor of Comparative Politics and Tutorial Fellow (St Hilda's College)
Lecturer in Politics at Wadham
Associate Professor of European Politics, Tutorial Fellow at Hertford College
24th Feb 2017
28th Nov 2016
17th Nov 2016
The Department of Politics and International Relations and the Bodleian Libraries are holding their second joint Parliament Week event today. This is a closed event for sixth-form students; 90 sixth form students will attend, from 9 different schools in Oxfordshire and one in Buckinghamshire. The event will give students the opportunity to debate the evolving relationship between the UK and the EU– from joining in 1975 to the Brexit vote of 2016.
21st Oct 2016
11th Mar 2016
Susan Dosworth has written an article for Open Democracy (23 February) entitled 'Politics and parliamentary strengthening: where to now?' The article deals with a project that she and Nic Cheeseman are working on with the Westminster Foundation for Democracy called 'The Political Economy of Democracy Promotion Project'.
26th Jan 2016
Professor Roland K. Carty (PPE, 1966) has had a book published on 'Big Tent Politics: The Liberal Party's long mastery of Canada's public life'.
19th Jan 2016
30th Oct 2015
Iain McLean was interviewed on the Breakfast show of BBC Radio 5 Live (27 October) about the UK Government's 'Statutory Instrument' recently rejected by the House of Lords that would have greatly diminished the tax credits available to low income families.
7th Oct 2015
24th Sep 2015
On Tuesday 15 September, Iain McLean spoke to the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee about the complexities of how public spending can be devolved between the parliaments of the United Kingdom: a question that remains relevant with the renewed suggestions from SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon of another referendum for Scottish independence.
31st Jul 2015
Professor Iain McLean has provided expert comment to Canada's CBC News (29 July), on the current difficulties of the British House of Lords, in light of the recent Lord Sewel scandal.
31st Mar 2015
Iain McLean has been interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live’s ‘Drive’ programme (26 March), discussing the Supreme Court’ recent overruling of the former Attorney-General’s decision to prevent the publication 27 letters by the Prince of Wales to Government ministers containing the prince’s “most deeply held personal views and beliefs”.
24th Feb 2015
Politics In Spires, the department's blog, has launched a new themed series entitled 'Between Independence & Re-centralisation: Political Innovation in an Age of Devolution'.
2nd Jan 2015
1st Jan 2015