Seminar with Prof. Stefan Svallfors, University of Umeå
Wednesday 3rd June, 1-2pm, Geary Seminar room, UCD Geary Institute for Public Policy
Prof. Svallfors will be discussing his new comparative research project "Power Without Mandate? Policy Professionals in Organized Politics"
SPIRe one-day workshop on Leadership and Democracy
Monday 8th June 2015
Speakers: Richard Bellamy (UCL/EUI), Cara Nine (UCC), John William Devine (KCL) and David Archard (QUB)
UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe)
UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe) is the oldest and the largest school of its kind in the Republic of Ireland. SPIRe is a dynamic, multi-faceted and highly-international school offering exciting and professionally-valuable programmes of study at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our academic staff are engaged in cutting-edge research on a wide variety of political issues, including ethno-political conflict, human rights, and Ireland's role in the European Union, to name just a few. The School is also home to three research centres: the UN-linked Centre for Sustainable Development Solutions, the Dublin European Institute, and the Institute for British-Irish Studies.