Academics

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, please click here.)

The Director of Undergraduate Studies is Professor David Simon (email: david.simon@yale.edu). The Undergraduate Registrar is Laura Rotter (email: undergrad.polisci@yale.edu).

The Director of Graduate Studies is Professor Isabela Mares (email: isabela.mares@yale.edu). The Graduate program registrar is Colleen Amaro (email:colleen.amaro@yale.edu). Current graduate students should email colleen.amaro@yale.edu to arrange an appointment during Professor Mares office hours on Fridays 9:00-11:00am.