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Department of Politics and Philosophy

Physical Address:
205 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
Department of Politics and Philosophy
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3165
Moscow, ID 83844-3165

Phone: 208-885-6328

Fax: 208-885-5102

Email: politicsphilosophy@uidaho.edu

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UI Faculty and Staff selected for USAC programs

Posted Fri, 05 May 2017 15:47:00 -0700

Congratulations to all University of Idaho faculty and staff who have been selected to participate on University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC) programs. Read more

UI Faculty and Staff selected for USAC programs

Posted Fri, 05 May 2017 15:47:00 -0700

Congratulations to all University of Idaho faculty and staff who have been selected to participate on University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC) programs. Read more

Kempthorne Awarded Honorary Doctorate in Recognition of Service to State, Nation

Posted Tue, 02 May 2017 08:00:00 -0700

Dirk Kempthorne has always wanted to help people. “It probably comes from how my mom and dad raised me. I’ve always had a deep respect for other people,” said Kempthorne, who served as governor of Idaho from 1999-2006. “I’ve always believed that you should make a difference, wherever you are.”

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CLASS Congratulates Faculty for Promotion & Tenure

Posted Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:54:00 -0700

The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences would like to congratulate Leonard Garrison (Music) and Carol Padgham-Albrecht (Music), who were promoted to the rank of professor beginning in FY18, Juliet Carlisle (Politics & Philosophy), Lori Celaya (Modern Languages & Cultures), Joseph De Angelis (Sociology & Anthropology), Roger McVey (Music) and Russell Meeuf (Journalism & Mass Media) were all promoted to associate professor with tenure. Kudos to all of you. Read more

Sandra Reineke Appointed Director of Honors Program

Posted Wed, 04 Jan 2017 08:19:00 -0800

Sandra Reineke has been appointed as the director of the Honors Program, effective Jan.1, 2017. Sandra received a doctorate in political science from Indiana University and brings experience and background in honors through her commitment to offer honors courses and her service on the Honors Program Committee at the University of Idaho.
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Contact

Department of Politics and Philosophy

Physical Address:
205 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
Department of Politics and Philosophy
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3165
Moscow, ID 83844-3165

Phone: 208-885-6328

Fax: 208-885-5102

Email: politicsphilosophy@uidaho.edu

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