Luke Ashworth

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Professor & Undergraduate Liaison (Political Science)

Office: SN 2029
Telephone: (709) 864-4402
Email: lashworth[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: History of international thought; international relations theory

Amanda BittnerBittner

Professor & Graduate Coordinator

Office: SN 4074
Telephone: (709) 864-8186
Email: abittner[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Elections and voting; political psychology; women and politics

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Associate Professor

Office: SN 2042
Telephone: (709) 864-8184
Email: kblidook[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Political and legislative behaviour; political representation; public opinion; political institutions

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Professor & Director for the Centre of Applied Health Research

95 Bonaventure Avenue, Suite 300
St. John's, NL A1B 2X5 Canada

Telephone: (709) 777-6993
Email: sbornstein[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Comparative and Western European politics; applied health research

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Associate Professor

Office: SN 2044
Telephone: (709) 864-8174
Email: icote[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Ethnic conflict and civil wars; contentious politics; political demography; China and Southeast Asia; migration

Osvaldo CrociCroci


Office: SN 2034
Telephone: (709) 864-8185
Email: ocroci[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Foreign and defence policies of Western 

States; European Union; Sport and Politics, and transatlantic relations

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Assistant Professor & Undergraduate Liaison (Law & Society)

Office: SN 2043
Telephone: (709) 864-7413
Email: cdoonan[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Political theory; human rights and humanitarianism; gender and politics; public health; law and society

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Professor & Head

Office: SN 2045
Telephone: (709) 864-8178
Email: amarland[at]mun[dot]ca
For Head of Deparment matters, please email: poliscihead[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Canadian politics; Political marketing and communications; Message discipline by Canadian political parties

Sarah MartinMartin

Assistant Professor

Office: SN 2046
Telephone: (709) 864-8181
Email: smartin13[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Food politics; environmental politics; global governance

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Associate Professor

Office: SN 2047
Telephone: (709) 864-3093
Email: scott.matthews[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Elections; public opinion and voting behaviour; political psychology; political parties; parties and elections in the U.S. and Canada

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Associate Professor 

Office: SN 2039
Telephone: (709) 864-8175
Email: dpanagos[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Aboriginal politics; contemporary political theory; identity politics; resource management and governance

Elizabeth SchwartzElizabeth Schwartz

Assistant Professor 

Office: SN 2040
Telephone: (709) 864-8303
Email: eschwartz[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Municipal politics; environmental policy; public policy; Canadian politics

Russell WilliamsWilliams

Associate Professor

Office: SN 2035
Telephone: (709) 864-8189
Email: russellw[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Globalization; public policy

Retired Faculty

Stephen TomblinTomblin 


Office: A 3004
Telephone: (709) 864-8049
Email: stomblin[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Comparative public policy; governance and knowledge construction

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Professor Emeritus

Telephone: (709) 864-8179
Email: swolin[at]mun[dot]ca

Research Interests: Comparative and West European politics; political parties; social partnership; smaller democracies; Netherlands


Department of Political Science

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000