Department Chair:
Marc Blecher

Administrative Assistant:
Tracy Tucker

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8487
Fax: (440) 775-8898

Rice Hall, Room 216
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074



jere bruner research grants up to $2,000

Grants of up $2,000 (Summer/Fall 2018) may be made to offset research and associated living expenses.The Jere Bruner Research Grant in Politics encourages and supports rigorous empirical research on political topics by Oberlin students. It is open to any student who has been enrolled at Oberlin College for at least two semesters and who intends to remain for at least one additional semester beyond the project. 
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, April 20, 2018 by noon.
The Jere Bruner Research Grant in Politics was established in 2000 with gifts from the Oberlin College alumni and friends in honor of Jere Bruner, Emeritus  Professor of Politics. Dr. Bruner served the College from 1967 to 1997, pursuing rigorous empirical research on such socially relevant issues as public opinion, political parties, interest groups, and the connection between race and politics.