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Department Office Location: Engineering and Technology Building (E&T), A524. CAMPUS MAP

Departmental Mailing Address
Department of Political Science
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive ET A524
Los Angeles, CA 90032

Main Department Phone Number: (323) 343-2230. Note: Voicemail is checked once a week; email is the quickest way to contact the department. 

Departmental Fax Number: (323) 343-6452


Chair of the Department/Principal Undergraduate Advisor
Prof. Taylor Dark
Office: ET A517
Phone: (323) 343-2247

Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm, and by appointment

Master of Public Administration Program, Director and Graduate Advisor
Prof. Chongmyoung Lee
Office: ET A A515
Phone: (323) 343-2245
Master of Arts in Political Science Program, Graduate Advisor
Prof. Michael McLendon
Office: ET A512
Phone: (323) 343-2284


Student Services & Graduate Program Coordinator; Administrative Support Coordinator
Ms. Veronica Lee
Phone: (323) 343-2230

Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 8:00 am-5:00 pm