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2021 APSA Annual Meeting
Virtual Platform Now Live!
The virtual platform is now available for you to visit!
The virtual meeting begins on Tuesday, September 28, at 6:00 a.m. and ends on Sunday, October 3, at 3:30 p.m. To learn more about virtual attendee participation tips, timelines, and resources for a successful meeting, please click here.


Registration and Housing are Open for the 2021 APSA Annual Meeting & Exhibition
Join us in person for the 117th American Political Science Association’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition, September 30 – October 3, 2021, in Seattle, Washington, or virtually from September 28-October 3, 2021 to address the latest scholarship in political science while exploring the 2021 theme, “Promoting Pluralism.” Register Now!


Now Live! Annual Meeting Online Program
The live program is now available for the 2021 APSA Annual Meeting. Use the online program to obtain the most up-to-date information on the annual meeting. Learn more details here.


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Trial Memberships
APSA has established a 90-day trial membership option to provide prospective members, including graduate students, and political science job seekers an introduction to APSA’s professional development and career resources. Trial Members gain access to eJobs, APSA’s online journals, and the all-member newsletter. Learn more and activate your trial membership here.
APSA Educate

APSA Educate, political science’s new teaching resource library, allows faculty and graduate students to easily find, share and use teaching materials. Share your course materials here.

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APSA News & Updates
Member Revocation Policy for Professional Misconduct
At the April 30th Council Meeting the APSA Council passed the Member Revocation Policy for Professional Misconduct. This policy applies to the process by which Council will review and determine member revocation requests based on public findings by other institutions and organizations. The member revocation policy compliments the bylaws, anti-harassment policy, and ethics guide. The policy is now available here.

Announcing the APSA 2021 Council Nominations
The APSA Nominating Committee is pleased to announce its 2021 nominees for APSA Council. Each has agreed to serve if elected.
The call for nominations was circulated among the membership, and outreach specifically to APSA committees and organized sections was conducted. The committee made its decisions after careful deliberation and consideration for the diversity of the field and the varied interests of political scientists. The candidates will be put to a vote by the full membership via electronic ballot in August. APSA also accepts nominees by petition. The deadline for submitting nominees by petition is June 18. Read More.

APSA Programs and Initiatives

Call for Applications: Minority-Serving Institution Virtual Book Workshop Project  
| Deadline: January 14, 2022

During the APSA annual meeting, a new project will launch to support virtual book workshops for scholars at Minority-Serving Institutions (MSI) in the United States. The goal of the MSI Virtual Book Workshop Project is to help scholars of politics at MSIs publish great books. Howard University and John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY have partnered to open a new opportunity for a more diverse array of scholars to benefit from the insights and advice of experts in their field. Apply here

APSA Mentoring Program – Open Enrollment for Mentors
Seeking volunteers for new mentors for the 2021-2022 academic year. The APSA Mentoring Program connects undergraduate, graduate, and junior faculty to mentors in the political science discipline. Potential mentoring topics include graduate student admissions, navigating the academic job market, applied careers in political science, and work-life balance. Enrollment for mentees will open on September 15, 2021. Learn more.


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Political Science Today, APSA’s New Member Magazine
Political Science Today now serves as the journal of record for the association and includes sections previously published under “the Association” in PS: Political Science & Politics as well as original content. Read the current issue here!

Call for Editor(s): Journal of Political Science Education | Deadline: September 1, 2021
APSA invites applications and nominations for editorship of the Journal of Political Science Education (JPSE) to begin a term on August 1, 2022. Since 2017, APSA has been the official sponsor of JPSE, which is made available to the 10,000 members of the association. The journal currently receives approximately 120 submissions per year from all areas of political science education, including scholarship of teaching and learning, political science instruction, teaching, book and resource reviews, and reflections. Learn more.

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