Active Learning in International Affairs Section (ALIAS)

A map of ALIAS's Panel Titles from ISA 2013

Welcome to ALIAS

ALIAS is a section of the International Studies Association dedicated to exploring active learning approaches and techniques (ex. case studies, simulations, study abroad, film) to teaching international affairs. We also encourage exploration of interdisciplinary active learning approaches and rethinking overarching curricular issues in international studies.


J. Simon Rofe | President/Section Chair
March 2020 - April 2021
SOAS University of London

Megan Becker | Section Program Co-Chair / Vice President
March 2020 - April 2021
University of Southern California

Michael Murphy | Section Program Co-Chair
March 2020 - April 2021
University of Ottawa

See Governance & Leadership

Become a Member

When you become an ISA member, you can add on an ALIAS membership for a low fee. Membership dues help to support section activities and awards.

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