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Capitol Hill Culture Shock: A Perspective from an Asian Fellow

Friday, June 24, 2016

The latest virtual issue of PS features articles written by alumni of the Congressional Fellowship Program (CFP) from 2010 to 2015. The CFP fellows serve yearlong placements in congressional and executive offices, and they chronicle their firsthand experiences in the pages of PS. Enjoy the full virtual issue here. Capitol Hill Culture Shock: A Perspective […]

Meet 2015 Fund for Latino Scholarship Recipient Isabel Perera

Friday, June 24, 2016

The primary purpose of the Fund for Latino Scholarship is to encourage and support the recruitment, retention and promotion of Latino/a political scientists. A secondary goal is to support research on Latino/a politics. Isabel Perera: My trip to the 2015 APSA Annual Meeting & Exhibition in San Francisco would have been impossible without the support of […]

Theme Panel: Gender Transformations

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Theme Panel: Gender Transformations Fri, September 2, 8:00 to 9:30am The last century witnessed great gender transformations, that is, fundamental changes in gender roles, relations, and identities. Such trends include women’s increased presence in the formal labor force, the spread of modern birth control methods, changing norms about gender roles in the family, reduced acceptance […]

Campus Teaching Award Winner: Osnat Akirav

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Excellence in teaching political science is essential to the discipline. This interview series highlights campus teaching award winners who have been recognized by APSA for their achievements. If you or a colleague has won a campus teaching award in the 2015-16 academic year, please let us know!  At the 2016 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, every […]

Theme Panel: Elections, Parties, and Institutions in Africa

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Theme Panel: Elections, Parties, and Institutions in Africa Fri, September 2, 4:00 to 5:30pm The institutional consequences of sub-Saharan Africa’s democratization remain in doubt. While nearly all countries in region have adopted democratic constitutions, recent scholarship has emphasized the persistent ability of incumbents to exploit the core institutions of national politics: parties, elections, and bureaucracies. […]

Campus Teaching Award Winner: Julie Lantrip

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Excellence in teaching political science is essential to the discipline. This interview series highlights campus teaching award winners who have been recognized by APSA for their achievements. If you or a colleague has won a campus teaching award in the 2015-16 academic year, please let us know!  At the 2016 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, every […]

Theme Panel: Theorizing Borders: Considerations on the Dehumanizing Character of Borders

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Theme Panel: Theorizing Borders: Considerations on the Dehumanizing Character of Borders Sat, September 3, 12:00 to 1:30pm In diverse ways, this panel will explore what borders mean for human presence. In the past year, we have witnessed the desperation of refugees and asylum seekers driven out of their countries in the Middle East and Africa, […]

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Register for the 2016 Annual Meeting
Make plans to join us in Philadelphia, PA on September 1-4 for APSA's 112th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Register here!

*Browse the 2016 Online Program!*

Dates/locations Announced for Annual Meeting 2021 and 2022
Hotels and conference spaces for meetings as large as APSA are contracted at least 5 years in advance. APSA's 117th Annual Meeting will be held in Seattle September 29-October 3, 2021 at the Washington Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle. APSA's 118th Annual Meeting will be held in Montreal September 14-18, 2022 at Palais des congrès de Montréal/The Montreal Convention Center and the Westin Montreal. APSA had done in-depth analysis to be able to make these changes. Learn more.


APSA PROGRAMS
Now In Session: The 2016 Ralph Bunche Summer Institute
APSA welcomes the 2016 Class of the RBSI Program, held at Duke University. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the program, which runs from May 29 - June 30, 2016. Read scholar bios.

The Fund for Latino Scholarship Submissions due June 15
The Fund for Latino Scholarship encourages and supports the recruitment, retention and promotion of Latino/a political scientists. The fund also supports research on Latino/a politics across the discipline. Learn more.

APSA Campus Teaching Award Recognition Submissions due June 27
Colleges and universities recognize exceptional teaching by presenting faculty members with awards for teaching excellence. Learn more and apply here»


PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT
Join APSA's Experts Database!
APSA draws on the database to respond to media requests for experts in all areas of political science. Sign up here.


CALL FOR EDITORS
APSA's New Open-Access Journal Deadline EXTENDED to June 15, 2016
APSA seeks proposals for the editor or editorial team of a new, open access journal. The online journal will be free of all paywalls or subscription requirements. Read more!


APSA NEWS
Replication and Data Research Transparency (DA-RT)
Providing appropriate access to evidence, and research transparency or interpretability, are among the most important topics in the social sciences today. Recent discussions of implementation of guidelines in social science journals are engaging many APSA members and revealing many compelling views. Therefore, we provide a variety of materials to inform this vital discussion. Read the presidents’ statement on implementation of guidelines in the APSR.


A Proposal for a New APSA Journal
APSA proposes adding a new online-only open access journal to its publication portfolio. This journal will be free of all paywalls or subscription requirements, meaning that it will be accessible to anyone in the world with an Internet connection. Read the proposal.

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