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.

CfP: Human Rights and Justice

The Hague Institute for Global Justice: 8 – 10 June 2015. 4th joint conference, organised by: Human Rights Section, International Studies Association (ISA) Human Rights Section, American Political Science Association (APSA) Human Rights Research Committee, International Political Science Association (IPSA) Standing Group on Human Rights and Transitional Justice, European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) In CfP: Human Rights and Justice

Duncan Black Award

The Standing Group on Analytical Politics and Public Choice, which is active within ECPR, has created the Duncan Black Award. This award honours a graduate student who has presented the best paper at the ECPR General Conference pursuing research in analytical politics that combines systematic theoretical thinking and rigorous empirical testing. The award carries a Duncan Black Award

GSN committee elections

New committee for 2015-2017 The GSN Committee are looking for two new members in 2015. Interested? Click here for further information. Deadline for expressions of interest: 1 October 2014.

Human Rights and Change conference: report

16-18 June 2014, at Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey The ECPR Standing Group on Transitional Justice and Human Rights, in collaboration with ISA, IPSA, ECPR and APSA organised this third joint human rights conference on Human Rights and Change. Click here to read the report.

Members exceed 100!

We have just passed the 100 mark! We now have 103 members on our mailing list! If you want to join the mailing list, please email Louise Soper ( using the subject line ‘subscribe ecprhumanrights’

CfP – Glasgow Conference – Judicial Institutions in Authoritarian Regimes and its Implications for Transitional Justice

Panel Chairs: Paloma Aguilar (UNED) and Juan A Mayoral (EUI) The Panel abstract can be found here. If you’re interested in submitting a Paper for this Panel, please submit a 150 word abstract to the Juan Mayoral by 31 January. Please ensure you include your MyECPR email address in your proposal. If you do not already have a CfP – Glasgow Conference – Judicial Institutions in Authoritarian Regimes and its Implications for Transitional Justice