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Student Apprenticeships in Political Science

The Department of Political Science invites applications for Student Apprenticeship for more information contact Dr Siobhan McEvoy-Levy ( The Student Apprentices will work closely with a faculty mentor in the Department on his or her teaching or research.


  • Must be a Junior or Senior at the time of the Apprenticeship
  • 3.0 overall grade point average
  • Must have completed two courses in Political Science

Application Procedure

Submit a one page application with the following information: Name, email address, phone number, social security number, year, major, overall GPA, GPA in major, and a list of Political Science courses taken. Also, include a one paragraph statement of postgraduate plans.

Fall 2013 Student Apprentices in Political Science 

Teaching Apprentices

  • Steven Cornelius is working with Dr. Brabant in U.S. Political Thought
  • Austin Del Priore is apprentice to Dr. Auchter in Community Mediation

Research Apprentices

  • Delaney Foreman is working with Dr. Su-Mei Ooi on comparative research on civil society linkages in Taiwan and China.
  • Steven Tyler is collaborating with Dr. Siobhan McEvoy-Levy on projects related to children, youth, transitional justice and peacebuilding.

Combined Teaching and Research Apprentice

  • Andre Smith is apprentice for Dr Robin Turner in Research and Analysis and on a Southern African nature tourism research project.

For more information, contact Dr. Siobhan McEvoy-Levy (

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