UMKC Political Science Emerging Scholars Speaker Series

The UMKC Political Science Department is proud to announce our new Emerging Scholars Speaker Series.   Using best practices for sustainability, we feature up-and-coming political scientists presenting cutting-edge research to the political science community at UMKC.

For more information about the speaker series or any of our amazing speakers, please contact Dr. Leiter.

First Annual Emerging Scholars Speaker Series- 2020
(Final Schedule Forthcoming).

Daniel Weitzel, PhD Candidate at the University of Texas at Austin:
“Going Negative: Valence Attacks in Multi-Party Elections.”

Kelly Doll, PhD Candidate at Florida State University:

Rob Williams, Postdoctoral Research Associate at Washington University in St. Louis:
“The Curse of Geography: How Governments Preempt Secession Attempts”

Alona Dolinksy, PhD Candidate at Johns Hopkins University: