Department of Political Science and Government



2014.10.14 | News from the management

EQUIS accreditation to activities pertaining to the field of management and business studies

School of Business and Social Sciences (BSS) has just received the official letter from EFMD’s Awarding Body stating that the school’s activities that pertain to the field of management and business studies (i.e. the…

Professor Peter Nannestad

2014.10.15 | People

Knight 1st Class of the Order of Dannebrog

On 12 September, Professor Peter Nannestad was appointed Knight 1st Class of the Order of Dannebrog.

Ask Lyno-Hansen and Mads-Peter Helle Boesen are former tutors from Political Science, and they have put a lot of work into planning the orientation week for the new Public Policy students. They were happy to take on the challenge of starting something new as orientation week secretaries. Photo: AU Communication
The new Public Policy student Marius Morthorst is so far very pleased with his line of study. He also really appreciates the app AU Find, which helps him find his way around the University Park and the campus at Fuglesangs Allé. Photo: AU Communication

2014.09.30 | Education news

The first class on the BA in Public Policy

A new class of students on the new BA programme in Public Policy have begun their studies, working in the intersection between economics and political science. We have spoken to the student orientation secretaries, the…


The book is part of the series Tænkepauser - viden til hverdagen.

2014.09.29 | New Books


What is terror? Is the fear of terror exaggerated? Carsten Bagge Laustsen examins a number of critical issues in his new book on terror.

2014.08.29 | New Books

New book: Paradoxes of Liberal Democracy: Islam, Western Europe, and the Danish Cartoon Crisis

Michael Bang Petersen, Rune Slothuus, Rune Stubager, and Paul M. Sniderman have examined the Danish Cartoon Crisis and the Danes' response to it.


Tue 04 Nov
14:15-15:45 | Room 025, building 1324 (Twin lecture halls)
Guest lecture by Honorary professor Paul Sniderman
Honorary professor Paul Sniderman from Stanford visits the department and gives a lecture with the title “Preference Reversals: The (ir)Rationality of Citizens.”

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