Political Science

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Our Location

Department of Political Science 
Kenneth Taylor Hall, 527 
1280 Main Street West 
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 
L8S 4M4

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Contact Information

General Inquiries

Phone: 905-525-9140, 24741

Email: polisci@mcmaster.ca  



Undergraduate Student Advisor

Dr. Nibaldo Galleguillos 

Email: gallegui@mcmaster.ca  

Office Hours

The Department of Political Science is currently working hybrid in response to COVID-19. Many services have shifted online.


Our office is now open Monday – Friday, 9:00AM – 4:00PM (closed daily 12:00PM – 1:00PM). 


If possible, please send any inquiries via email. Voicemails will be reviewed occasionally. 

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Administrative Contacts

Chair | Professor 

Gregory Flynn 

Kenneth Taylor Hall (KTH) 527 

Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 24741  

Email: flynngl@mcmaster.ca  

Graduate Chair | Professor

Peter Nyers 

Kenneth Taylor Hall (KTH) 507  

Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 23887 

Email: nyersp@mcmaster.ca 

Undergraduate Chair | Professor

Todd Alway 

Kenneth Taylor Hall (KTH) 538 

Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 23886 

Email: alwayto@mcmaster.ca  


Wendy Ryckman 

Kenneth Taylor Hall (KTH) 532 

Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 24420 

Email: ryckman@mcmaster.ca  

Graduate Administrative Assistant 

Manuela Dozzi 

Kenneth Taylor Hall (KTH) 527 

Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 24742 

Email: dozzim@mcmaster.ca  

Undergraduate Administrative Assistant

Sara Binnie 

Kenneth Taylor Hall (KTH) 527

Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext. 24741 

Email: binnies@mcmaster.ca  

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McMaster Political Science Students Association

The McMaster Political Science Students Association (MPSSA) is a student-run club directed at undergraduate students who have chosen to pursue the discipline of Political Science and who wish to engage in activities related to their academic and future careers outside of the lecture hall.

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