Our faculty publishes leading-edge research in a wide variety of fields. We prepare students to understand domestic and international affairs. Our areas of focus include national security and foreign policy, legal studies, environmental affairs, world politics and policy, global development, and international business.
Department of Political Science
Congratulations to Erica Corder, a member of the Class of 2017
Congratulations to PSCI major Jocelyn Lamb, a member of the Class of 2017, who was selected by the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets as one six cadets to receive the flags at the Independence Bowl ....
Max Luong interned with the Office of Management and Administration. Read more.
Dr. Kelly interviewed as part of a story on SWVA state senate contests. Read more.
According to a recent Gallup survey, VT alumni outpace the national average when it comes to thriving at work, having great careers, and leading lives that matter. Read more.
College Event Calendar
- Mar 29 - Mar 29 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Partnerships for a Global Land-Grant: The Liberal Arts and Human Sciences Perspective
- Mar 29 - Mar 29 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM 3100 Torgersen 2-Day Symposium: Technology, Science, and the Search for Meaning
- Mar 30 - Mar 30 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Partnerships for a Global Land-Grant: The Liberal Arts and Human Sciences Perspective
- Mar 30 - Mar 30 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM 104A Surge Syrian Crisis: Development and Outcomes
- Mar 31 - Mar 31 12:00 PM - 11:59 PM 220 Classroom Building, 1455 Perry Street Lecture: "What the Freedmen Desire: Sidney Andrews' and John Dennett's Perspectives on the Freedmen and the Post-Civil War South"