Cfa: LUISS Ph.D. Program in Political Theory, Political Science and Political History

The Ph.D. Program in Political Theory, Political Science and Political History, in collaboration with the Center for Ethics and Global Politics (CEGP), since 2004, is aimed to offer an interdisciplinary perspective on contemporary global political studies. The faculty includes both Italian and international professors. The program (fully in English) has enrolled more than 30 students in the last three years, with more than fifty percent of foreign students. Recently the program has been enriched by the collaboration of the International Center on Democracies and Democratizations (ICEDD) and the Italian Center for Electoral Studies – Centro Italiano Studi Elettorali (CISE)8 scholarships are available (over a total of 11 places on offer), with the  application deadline on 30th May 2014. Areas of study in this multidisciplinary program include: philosophy and political theory (ethics and applied philosophy, political and social philosophy, ethics of international relations and human rights theories); political science (with particular reference to democracy and democratization, electoral studies, globalization, international relations and international political economy); epistemology, methodology of research, quantitative methods; the history of politics, international relations, institutions, political ideas of the XIX and XX centuries. The full official call is available here, while detailed information about the program is available on theprogram website.