Student Apprenticeships in Political Science
The Department of Political Science invites applications for
Student Apprenticeship for more information contact Dr Siobhan
McEvoy-Levy (email@example.com). The
Student Apprentices will work closely with a faculty mentor in the
Department on his or her teaching or research.
- Must usually be a Junior or Senior at the time of the
- 3.0 overall grade point average
- Must have completed two courses in Political Science
- In some cases, the senior or junior status requirement may be
waived to allow an outstanding sophomore to serve as an
- Students can only be an apprentice once.
Submit a one page application with the following information:
Name, email address, phone number,year, major, overall GPA, GPA in
major, and a list of Political Science courses taken. Also, include
a one-two paragraph statement of postgraduate plans.
- Explain why you are interested in an apprenticeship.
List three professors and projects/courses you would be
interested in working with, should you be selected for an
apprenticeship. The list of available assignments is circulated
each semester with the call for applicants and/or is available from
the Department Chair.
Postgraduate plans, if known.
Examples of Past Apprenticeships
- Steven Cornelius is working with Dr. Brabant in U.S. Political
- Austin Del Priore was apprentice to Dr. Auchter in Community
- Delaney Foreman worked with Dr. Su-Mei Ooi on comparative
research on civil society linkages in Taiwan and China.
- Steven Tyler worked with Dr. Siobhan McEvoy-Levy on projects
related to children, youth, transitional justice and
Combined Teaching and Research Apprentice
- Andre Smith was apprentice for Dr Robin Turner in Research and
Analysis and on a Southern African nature tourism research
For more information, contact Dr. Siobhan McEvoy-Levy (firstname.lastname@example.org).