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IS-ISSS Annual Conference 2020

We are delighted to announce that the IS-ISSS Annual Conference will be held at Indiana University, Bloomington from October 16 to 18, 2020. The university has an especially picturesque campus, the principal conference venue, the Indian Memorial Union is close to a range of cafes, bars, and restaurants. It also ample secured parking for those who may be driving to the conference. 

Keep an eye out for the launch of our submission system!



FTGS 2020 Award Winners

The ISA Feminist Theory and Gender Studies (FTGS) Section is pleased to announce the winners of their 2020 awards:

FTGS Early Career Award for Community Engagement – Dr Akanksha Mehta, Department of Media, Communications and Cultural Studies, Centre for Feminist Research, Goldsmiths University, London,  

FTGS Book Prize – Dr. Sara Motta as the  winner of the award. Sara works at the University of Newcastle, Australia,  Newcastle Business School.

FTGS Student Paper Award – María José Méndez, Department of Political Science at the University of Minnesota

FTGS Eminent Scholar Award – Professor Jacqui True, University of Monash, Australia;  Professor of International Relations and Director of Monash University’s Centre for Gender, Peace and Security.

The FTGS  convention awards – Zanardi and Ariel Mekler



Results of the 2020 FTGS Election

Results of the 2020 FTGS election:

Joint Section Chairs:

Yacob-Haliso Olajumoke (Associate Professor at the Political Science Department at Babcok University Nigeria), 2020-23.

Yadav Punam (Senior Research Fellow and the Co-Director of the IRDR Centre for Gender and Disaster at the University College London), 2020-23.

Program Co-chairs:

Theresa de Langis (Past Director of the Center for Southeast Asian studies and Professor of Global Affairs at American University of Phnom Penh), 2020-23.

Sara Motta (Associate Professor in Politics, University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia). (2020-23)

Members at Large:

Agarwal, Amya (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for Global Cooperation Research in Duisburg, Germany, 2020-22.

Singh Rathore, Khushi (PhD candidate in International Politics in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), India), 2020-22.

Mhajne, Anwar (Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science, Stonehill College, USA), 2020-22.

Graduate Members:

Kilicoglu, Zeynep (PhD candidate in International Relations, Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs, Florida International University), 2020-2021.

Álvares Ferreira, Amanda (PhD candidate in International Relations at the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) 2020-2021.



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