Political Science at MIT 
Addressing the world's great challenges



Richard Locke is Class of 1922 Professor of Political Science and Management, and Head of the MIT Department of Political Science Department.  In this short talk, he discuses the mission and culture of the department, noting the department's focus on research, teaching, and outreach that address the world's great needs and challenges.   


MIT Department of Political Science

News: Richard Locke appointed head of MIT Political Science

Richard Locke:  Biographical Note