Daniela Stockmann awarded Goldsmith Book Prize

Leiden University political scientist Daniela Stockmann has been awarded the 2015 Goldsmith Book Prize for best academic book in the field of media, politics, and public policy. Stockmann's 'Media Commercialization and Authoritarian Rule in China' (Cambridge University Press, 2013) was acknowledged as 'one of the most important ever to get the Goldsmith Award.'

Job openings at the Institute of Political Science

Leiden University's Institute of Political Science is currently recruiting an assistant professor. Furthermore, there are three positions for PhD candidates in our research programme on political institutions. The deadline for applications is 30 March 2015.