Melissa Nobles | MIT Political Science


Melissa Nobles discusses her research

Professor Nobles is the Arthur and Ruth Sloan Professor of Political Science. Nobles is a graduate of Brown University where she majored in History. She received her MA and PhD in Political Science from Yale University. Nobles has held fellowships at Boston University’s Institute for Race and Social Division and Harvard University’s Radcliffe Center for Advanced Study. She has served on the editorial board of Polity, and currently serves on the editorial boards of Perspectives on Politics and the American Political Science Review. Nobles is also involved in faculty governance at MIT, serving as the Associate Chair of the MIT Faculty, 2007-2009.  


Department of Political Science