Department of Political Science COVID Updates

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all faculty, staff, academic advisors, and graduate students will work remotely until further notice. All inquires should be made via the email addresses found on the “People” page of our website.
Undergraduate Advising- If you are looking to: add/drop classes,schedule future classes, graduation questions, issues with course/professor, looking for forms/signatures on forms from advisers, information on majors/requirements, questions about minor requirements, or have any other advising question contact Angela Hill, or your assigned academic advisor.
Advising drop-in schedule will be Wednesdays, 10-11:30am and 1:30-4pm and other times by appt, using Starfish for appointments. Below is the link for the College's advising page.
Faculty- If you would like to contact a professor or attend office hours please see our "People" page on our website, then pick the faculty tab, select your requested faculty member and their contact information and office hours are located on their profile page.
Graduate program- If you are a prospective student and need more information about the admission process and/or the program, want to change your graduate advisor, have a question about your major or minor field course requirements, are a current graduate student at Penn State but are interested in a dual degree program associated with your department, or have any other graduate program questions contact Kristy Boob,
World Campus- For all questions related to the Counterterrorism Option of the Master of Professional Studies in Homeland Security, or the Graduate Certificate in Counterterrorism, offered in partnership with the World Campus, please contact Allison
Office Staff- If you need to report a maintenance problem in Pond Lab, need access to an office, have a question regarding our social media, or need reimbursement for an event contact Jodi Guy,
If you would like to schedule an appointment with our department head, have questions regarding scholarships, faculty meetings or processes contact Shannon Brace,
For inquiries regarding the administrative services provided by the department of Political Science, Vendor/Supplier/Human Resource questions, please contact Michelle Ilgen,
We continue to encourage packages to be sent to home addresses, otherwise all items are delivered to Penn State’s Mail Services, 108 Hostetter Building and then to Pond Lab with the daily USPS mail delivery.