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Politics and International Relations (PIR): News



Professor John Peterson

The School of Social and Political Science and the University of Edinburgh are greatly saddened by the death of Professor John Peterson at the weekend. [14 May 2019]

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Professor Luke March's Inaugural Video Now Available!

Professor Luke March gave his inaugural lecture on 3rd April at King Khalid Lecture Theatre. [24 Apr 2019]

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PIR Tutor Award- Winner

Rebecca Smyth has been awarded the 2018/2019 best tutor prize in Politics and IR, with Judith Sijstermans and Deanna Solonika as joint runner ups. [04 Apr 2019]

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Women’s Power in Politics

PIR's Dr Meryl Kenny was invited to speak to the European Parliament’s Gender Equality Committee ahead of International Women’s Day on the topic of ‘Women’s Power in Politics’. [12 Mar 2019]

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UG Dissertation Retreat- Student Blog

Read our latest PIR blog, written by two of our 4th Year Undergraduate students; Betzy Hänninen and Abrahim Assaily. [08 Mar 2019]

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