Jennifer Piscopo shares her experience as an APSA Small Research Grant recipient and how the program supported her research project on “Gendering Legislative Institutions: Committees and Caucuses in Argentina and Mexico.” I am really grateful to the APSA’s Small Research Grant Program, which supports the research of faculty at liberal arts colleges and other non-Ph.D. granting institutions. I […]
The American Political Science Association and 28 other scholarly societies issued a joint statement today about Campus Carry legislation that allows concealed weapons on college campuses. The joint statement follows an October 16 statement by APSA on the same topic. Read the full joint statement here.
The overall theme that that drove me to political science, really, was that I really wanted to make a difference and I was very idealistic and I still believe that I can and I did 10 years ago and I hope that I do. I could do in the legal system and become an attorney. […]
Congratulations to Kennan Ferguson who is the new Director of the Center for 21st Century Studies (C21), starting with the 2015-16 academic year. He is an associate professor of political science at University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. As a political theorist, Kennan is known for his work on the politics of everyday life, focusing primarily on the […]
The #APSA2013 Annual Meeting took place at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, Ill. Below are some highlights of the Reception Honoring Teaching.
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. You can read the presidents’ statement on implementation of guidelines in the APSR and leave your comments, questions, and suggestions at the end of the article.
Deadline extended to December 20, 2015!
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.