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        General Admission Contact
        The New School for Social Research
        Office of Admission
        79 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor
        New York, NY 10003
        212.229.5600 or 800.523.5411
        SocialResearchAdmit@newschool.edu

        Admissions Liaison
        Mine Yildirim

        Department of Politics
        6 East 16th Street, room 711A
        New York, NY 10003
        Phone: 212.229.5747 x3090
        Fax: 212.229.5473

        Mailing Address
        79 Fifth Avenue, room 711A
        New York, NY 10003 

        Chair
        Anne McNevin

        Senior Secretary
        Henry Drobbin

        Student Advisor
        Begoña Gerling

        Politics Student Handbook (PDF)

    • PhD in Politics

      The PhD in Politics is designed for students who have completed the Politics MA at The New School for Social Research or a comparable master's degree from another university. 

      The PhD provides maximum flexibility, enabling graduates to develop the highest level of competence in their chosen field of scholarly specialization. 

      • Degree Doctorate in Politics (PhD)
      • Credits 60 credits
      • Format Full-time or part-time, on campus
      • Start Term Fall

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