November 2018 Newsletter

Association News

Call for Proposals: Belgrade 2019 

ISA is pleased to announce our Call for Proposals for the CEEISA-ISA 2019 International Conference at the University of Belgrade in Belgrade, Serbia! CEEISA-ISA Belgrade 2019 seeks paper, panel and roundtable submissions related to all areas of international studies and world politics. The deadline for submissions is December 10, 2018, We're looking forward to our next joint international meeting in beautiful Belgrade and hope to see you there! See isanet.org for the official call for papers!

ISA Accra 2019: Call for Proposals

ISA is pleased to announce our Call for Proposals for the 2019 International Conference at the University of Ghana in Accra, Ghana! We're looking forward to our next international meeting in beautiful Accra and hope to see you there! See isanet.org for the official call for papers!

ISA Officer Election

ISA announces the start of elections for our new officers, including the President, Vice Presidents, Treasurer and At-Large Representatives to ISA's Governing Council. The ISA officer election for the 2020-2021 term opened November 5th and will close on December 5th. ISA's Constitution requires a 15% turnout in order for the election to be valid. See isanet.org for more details.

 

Announcing Upcoming ISA Collaborative Meetings around the world

As part of ISA’s on-going efforts to provide stimulating forums for intellectual exchange in a wide array of venues around the world, we have a number of such events to announce (some tentatively) at this time. Please note that some are firmly committed, while others (as noted) are still in the formative stage, but we are confident that they will indeed happen. We hope you will find them useful and productive. See where we're headed!

Call for Applications: ISA Special Project Grants

Each year, ISA HQ receives a variety of proposals, outside the current ISA funding mechanisms, that ask for project support and make a financial request. During its 2017 meeting in Baltimore, the Governing Council renewed the special project grants program; proposals for funding are accepted from members and sections/regions/caucuses. For more information please see our website.

 

 

New Series in the Professional Resource Center

Broadening Engagements with International Affairs is an interview series hosted by the ISA Professional Resource Center and written by ISA James N. Rosenau Post-Doctoral Fellow Jamie J. Hagen. For more information please see our Professional Resource Center for full details.

 

Call for Applications: ISA Special Project Grants

Each year, ISA HQ receives a variety of proposals, outside the current ISA funding mechanisms, that ask for project support and make a financial request. During its 2017 meeting in Baltimore, the Governing Council renewed the special project grants program; proposals for funding are accepted from members and sections/regions/caucuses. For more information please see our website.

Convention Updates

 

Reserve your hotel early!

ISA's official hotels are filling up quickly, so make your Toronto hotel reservations today. The Sheraton Toronto and the Hilton Toronto are our co-Headquarters hotels, and both will be hosting panels, meetings, and receptions. We expect our main hotels to fill by the third week in November, so don't delay! For travel information see: https://www.isanet.org/Conferences/Toronto-2019/Travel/Hotels.

 

Affiliate Reservations Site Open for Toronto Meetings and Receptions

ISA affiliates are encouraged to apply for meeting or reception spaces during the ISA Convention. Deadline to apply is December 1, 2018. Space is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Click here for more information and to apply.

 

Childcare Services at #ISA2019

ISA is pleased to continue our partnership with Kiddie Corp at the 2019 Annual Convention in Toronto, Ontario. Program services are available only to ISA members on a first-come, first-served basis. Non-members who wish to participate in the child care program must first join ISA before submitting a registration request to Kiddie Corp. Enrollment is now open.

 

Exhibit Hall Booth and Advertising Application now Open

ISA welcomes you to reserve your booths and advertising for the ISA Annual Convention, March 27 – 30, 2019 in Toronto, Canada. We look forward to seeing you in Toronto! Apply here! For more information, please visit our website.

 

ISA Cabaret is back for Toronto!

ISA's version of an "open mic." Come join the audience to hear the hidden talents of your colleagues! Or you can perform - you're welcome to borrow a guitar. Contact Beth DeSombre at edesombr@wellesley.edu if you have questions or want to sign up in advance to perform, or just come by and we'll fit you in. Join us on Friday, March 29, 8:00 to 11:00 pm, in Sheraton B room at the Sheraton hotel.

 

Reminders from our Groups

ISA Innovative Pedagogy Conference

The inaugural ISA Innovative Pedagogy Conference is quickly approaching - you can see the full program here. The conference takes place on November 15, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA and on-site registration will be available. See isanet.org for more details. See isanet.org for more details.

ISA-Midwest 2018 Approaching

The ISA-Midwest 2018 conference is quickly approaching - you can see the full program here. The conference takes place on November 16-17, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA and on-site registration will be available. See isanet.org for more details.

Awards

Diplomatic Studies Section Awards

The Diplomatic Studies Section is seeking submissions for three awards: DPLST Best Article Award, The DPLST Best Book Award and the Bertha Lutz Prize. The deadline to submit is December 31. For information on these awards please see https://www.isanet.org/Programs/Awards/Award-List/Tag/DPLST.

LAST CALL for awards to be included in the printed program!

Please be sure to submit your award recipients to Giulianna Franchetti ASAP.

Upcoming Deadlines

December 5
December 10
December 15

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