Janine Parry Named the 2020 Arkansas Political Science Association's Distinguished Scholar
Karen Sebold awards the 2020 Arkansas Political Science Association's Distinguished Scholar to professor Janine Parry at the association's annual banquet.
Professor Janine Parry was recently named the 2020 Arkansas Political Science Association Distinguished Scholar.
Parry has tirelessly contribited to the association, including through the presentation of multiple academic papers, as a panelist on several roundtables, hosting the conference in 2008 at the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville, and serving for many years on the executive committee, including as president from 2009-2010.
Parry is a professor in the Department of Political Science at the U of A and director of the annual Arkansas Poll.
Karen Denice Sebold, teaching assistant professor
Department of Political Science
The award, the department's most prestigious given to a single researcher's group, supports fundamental research with the potential to advance national security.
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