Shauna Shames interviews with The Chronicle 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 … Continue reading Shauna Shames interviews with The Chronicle of Higher Education and New York Times.

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 … Continue reading Research Spotlight: Dr. Shaheen Ayubi Investigates Violence against Women