Yale’s Political Science department offers both an undergraduate (BA) degree in Political Science and a graduate (PhD) in Political Science. (Please note: The department does not offer a stand-alone MA in Political Science. For information about the MA in International Relations/Global Affairs, visit the programs website.)

The Director of Undergraduate Studies is Professor David Simon (email: The Undergraduate Registrar is Laura Rotter (email:

The Director of Graduate Studies is Professor MIlan Svolik (email: The Graduate program registrar is Colleen Amaro ( Current graduate students should email Collen Amarao to arrange an appointment during Professor Svolik’s office hours on Fridays 9:00-11:00am.