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Month: October 2014

Could you shape the future of the ECPR? 

Could you shape the future of the ECPR? 

For the last 44 years the ECPR has been instrumental in shaping the development of the political science discipline. With a portfolio of major international events, highly ranked publications, prestigious prizes and an institutional membership that is growing year on year, the ECPR remains at the cutting edge of political science and is the association for all involved in its study. By the end of March 2015, the term of office will expire for five Executive Committee members who were…

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Vacancy: Lecturer in Normative International Political Theory

Vacancy: Lecturer in Normative International Political Theory

UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe) (Permanent) Applications are invited for a permanent appointment as Lecturer (above the bar) in the UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe). The person appointed will be expected to contribute significantly to research and teaching in normative international political theory at undergraduate and graduate levels. The principal motivation for this post is to maintain existing teaching strengths in political theory (citizenship, democratic theory, the history of political thought) and to further strengthen the School’s…

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Political Theory Associations and Email Lists

Political Theory Associations and Email Lists

Currently our ‘links’ page has a very short list of political theory associations. If you have the details of any additional associations or email lists, please could you send them to andrew.shorten@ul.ie? For those who don’t know, the ECPR Political Theory Standing Group has its own email list, which can be joined by following the instructions here: https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A0=ecpr-theory  

Political Theory Section, 2015 General Conference

Political Theory Section, 2015 General Conference

The 2015 ECPR General Conference will be held in Montreal, Canada, between August 26 and August 29. The Standing Group in Political Theory intends to convene a general political theory ‘section’, consisting of approximately 8 panels. The Standing Group is keen to include contributions from all areas of political theory, and from political theorists at all stages of their careers. If you intend to propose a panel for the conference, please could you contact andrew.shorten@ul.ie before November 10, so that…

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CfP: 4th ECPG conference – deadline extended

CfP: 4th ECPG conference – deadline extended

11-13 June 2015, University of Uppsala 11 Sections will be organised, details of which can be found here: http://www.ecpg.eu/list-of-sections.html Panel and Paper proposals for these Sections are now being accepted. Click here to propose a Panel (which should include a minimum of 3 Papers) Click here to propose a Paper The deadline for all proposals is 1 November. Participants will be notified of their acceptance in early December. Please note – all proposers (including Panel Chairs, Co-Chairs, Discussants, Paper presenters and authors) must have a MyECPR account….

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CfP: 4th ECPG conference (European Conference on Politics and Gender)

CfP: 4th ECPG conference (European Conference on Politics and Gender)

11-13 June 2015, University of Uppsala 11 Sections will be organised, details of which can be found here. Panel and Paper proposals for these Sections are now being accepted. Click here to propose a Panel (which should include a minimum of 3 Papers) Click here to propose a Paper The deadline for all proposals is 15 October. Participants will be notified of their acceptance in early December. Please note – all proposers (including Panel Chairs, Co-Chairs, Discussants, Paper presenters and…

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ECPR Research Sessions 2015: Proposals now being accepted

ECPR Research Sessions 2015: Proposals now being accepted

Radboud University Nijmegen 30 June – 3 July 2015 The Research Sessions offers established collaborative groups the opportunity to step away from their hectic work schedules and focus on commencing, or completing, their research in an environment suitable for concentrated discussion. Click here for further information. Deadline for proposals: 23 February 2015

ECPR General Conference: Call for Sections

ECPR General Conference: Call for Sections

The 2015 General Conference will be taking place in Montreal – the ECPR’s first ever event to be held outside of Europe. Click here to submit your Section proposal for the ECPR General Conference now. Deadline is 17 November.