Politics is not offered as a single subject at Oxford but can be studied as part of the following joint schools courses at Pembroke:

History & Politics


Pembroke Fellow and Tutor, Professor Stephen Whitefield, is a senior Oxford politics academic and former head of the Oxford Department of Politics and International Relations. Undergraduates here are tutored by Professor Whitefield, as well as other members of his teaching team.

Alumni of our Politics courses have gone on to a wide variety of careers, including diplomacy, international development, banking, politics, and many more occupations.

Stephen Whitefield, Fellow and Tutor in Politics, works principally on Comparative Government and Political Sociology, with a special interest in the transitions underway in Russia and Eastern Europe.