Shauna Shames interviews with The Chronical of Higher Education and New York Times.

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Why Millennials Don’t Want to Run for Office America needs young, energetic, well-intentioned, and well-prepared elected officials. But a new book suggests that the kind of candidates we want are wary of running. Shauna L. Shames, a 37-year-old assistant professor of political science at Rutgers University at Camden, earned her doctorate in 2014 at Harvard … Read more Shauna Shames interviews with The Chronical of Higher Education and New York Times.

NBC10 Interviews Dr. Shauna Shames about Upcoming Election

NBC10 recently visited the Rutgers–Camden campus to interview Dr. Shauna Shames, Assistant Professor of Political Science, about the upcoming presidential election.  Students were also asked questions about their opinions on the candidates.  Watch the video here.  Source: NBC10 Interviews Dr. Shauna Shames about Upcoming Election | Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Research Spotlight: Dr. Shaheen Ayubi Investigates Violence against Women

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This past summer, Dr. Shaheen Ayubi, lecturer for the Department of Political Science and a 2008 recipient of theSybil Cohen Award for Excellence in Teaching, presented the paper Violence and Women’s Human Rights Violations: The Case of Honor Killings, Wartime Sexual Violence against Women and Sex Trafficking in parts of Asia, Africa, and the Middle … Read more Research Spotlight: Dr. Shaheen Ayubi Investigates Violence against Women

Dept. of Political Science and Digital Studies Center Spotlighted in “Inquirer” Article

When Donald Trump retweeted a quotation attributed to him but actually uttered by Italian dictator Benito Mussolini – “It is better to live one day as a lion than 100 years as a sheep” – it was a victory for Gawker, which had set up the automated Twitter account to poke fun at the Republican … Read more Dept. of Political Science and Digital Studies Center Spotlighted in “Inquirer” Article