RAP Workshop

The Research in American Politics (RAP) workshop serves as a forum for the presentation of research by faculty and graduate students in American politics.  For graduate students, RAP is also an opportunity to hear and present practice job talks, dissertation chapters, and conference papers and to learn about professional engagement via formal discussion duties.

Organizers: Lauren Mattioli & Spencer Piston

RAP will be held at the time, date and location noted below. Papers will be available prior to the presentation on this page by clicking on the topic title below.


Date Time Location Speaker Topic
December 7, 2018 11am 232 Bay State Road, Rm 312B Sahar Abi Hassan, BU TBA
January 25, 2019 12pm 232 Bay State Road, Rm 312B David Jones, BU School of Public Health TBA
February 15, 2019 12pm 232 Bay State Road, Rm 312B Matt Grossman, MSU TBA
March 8, 2019 12pm 232 Bay State Road, Rm 312B Sarah Reckhow, MSU TBA
March 22, 2019 12pm 75 Bay State Road, Initiative on Cities Tom Ogorzalek, Northwestern University TBA

RAP welcomes colleagues and students from the greater Boston University academic community at all our workshops. Please join us for the events scheduled above.

RAP sends out relevant updates via our mailing list. To be added to the RAP mailing list, send a plain text (not HTML) email to majordomo@bu.edu, and in the body of the email simply put: “subscribe rap-list” without the quotation marks. You should receive a confirmation of your subscription within a few minutes.

For a list of previous RAP presentations, please visit the RAC Archive.