Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science is part of Aarhus BSS, one of the four faculties at Aarhus University.
The department carries out research and teaching within all important fields of politics and public administration, and the researchers collaborate closely with Danish as well as international peers. The department prioritises disseminating research results to the political-administrative system and to the general public.


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Ann-Kristin Kölln and Jonathan Polk received The Jack Walker Award. Click to enlarge photo. Photo: Private

2018.09.03 | People

Two prestigious awards for Ann-Kristin Kölln

The Organized Section on Political Organizations and Parties of the American Political Science Association gives out five awards each year. This year Ann-Kristin Kölln received two of them: the Emerging Scholar Award and the Jack Walker Jr. Outstanding Article Award.

2018.08.15 | Public/media

Third best in the world in public administration

The Department of Political Science at Aarhus BSS offers world-class research within several areas including public administration. On the Shanghai Ranking, which lists the world’s top research institutions, the department is now ranked as number three in the world in the field of public…

2018.08.03 | Society and politics

Fem nye H2020-projekter til Dansk Center for Forskningsanalyse

Dansk Center for Forskningsanalyse har modtaget næsten 20 millioner kroner til fem nye Horizon 2020 projekter. Fire af projekterne beskæftiger sig med ansvarlighed og integritet i forskningen. Det femte projekt har fokus på at udvikle redskaber til at måle en virksomheds immaterielle aktiver.

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New Books

2018.07.04 | New Books

Refugee Crisis: The Borders of Human Mobility

How should we respond to the worst refugee crisis since the World War II? Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen, Melina Duarte, Serena Parekh and Annamari Vitikainen ask in their new book.

2018.03.15 | New Books

Reappraising European IR Theoretical Traditions

Knud Erik Jørgensen and co-authors A. Alejandro, A. Reichwein, F. Rösch and H. Turton have written this book about IR Theory.

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