March 2016 News

The Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions, in conjunction with the Jack Miller Center, seeks to appoint one Postdoctoral Associate in the History of Representative Institutions for a one-year period beginning July 1, 2016 (AY2016-17). Areas of specialization include any aspect of the theory and practice of representative government in Britain or America between the British Revolutions of the seventeenth century and the American Civil War.  The salary for the Postdoctoral Associate will be $50,000 for the year. The teaching load will consist of two courses, one per semester More...
The Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions (YCRI) would like to announce its upcoming book panel: Machiavelli and the Modern State: A Book Panel Discussion of Alissa Ardito’s Account of Republicanism   Please mark your calendars for Friday, May 6, 2016 from 4:00-6:00pm (Luce 203), for a conversation following the publication of Alissa Ardito’s Machiavelli and the Modern State. Comments will be offered by Harvey Mansfield (Harvard), Vickie Sullivan (Tufts), Michelle Clarke (Dartmouth), and Patrick Coby (Smith).  More...