The PSA highlights opportunities such as funding or grant providers, job vacancies, PhD applications, events, calls for papers and more . . .

Current Opportunities

PSA Conference 2024
The PSA is delighted to announce that our 74th conference will be convened by the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow and held from 25-27 March 2024.
Doctoral Researcher at UCD
The School of Politics & International Relations (SPIRe) at University College Dublin (UCD) is currently recruiting a doctoral researcher for an IRC-funded project on quantitative text analysis in Arabic. Deadline 8th April 2024
Call for Nominations: PSA ECN Communications Officer
The Early Career Network Committee is seeking nominations for the role of Communications Officer. We would be delighted if you would like to nominate yourself or another member. Nominations or expressions of interest should be sent to by 29 March 2024. Nominations are now open and will close on 29 March 2024, with elections held as necessary after that.
PhD Studentship in the Feminist Centre for Racial Justice, University of London
The Feminist Centre for Racial Justice (hereafter FCRJ), SOAS, University of London invites an application for a split site funded PhD.
Three universities – three countries – three diplomas
The Master’s degree is a collaboration between the Department of Political Science at the University of Mainz (Germany), the Department of Political Science of the Uniwersytet Opolski (Poland) and the Faculty for Law and Political Science of the Université de Bourgogne (France). The Europamaster gives the opportunity to study and live Europe!
In Our Hands: Conversations on Climate Unity
37 young research collaborators, 6 young film contributors, a 6-person production crew and Political Studies Association funding later - 'In Our Hands: Conversations on Climate Unity'. A short film by young people for young people. Thanks 2 JIJO and ⁦‪@OpenProtestNet⁩
Call for a New Editorial team for the PSA's Political Studies Review Journal
The Political Studies Association (PSA) is looking for a new editorial team to lead Political Studies Review, one of its four peer-reviewed journals.
Volunteering opportunity
ENGinGov brings together young public servants with volunteers from around the world who speak English fluently for weekly online speaking practice. The goal of ENGinGov is to help public servants confidently speak English and represent Ukraine in global communication
Assistant Professor in Political Science and Asian Politics
The Department of Political Science, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy is seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor in Political Science and Asian Politics, to commence on 1st September 2024. This is a tenure-track position. Deadline: 5th April 2024
Call for Expressions of Interest from Academics
Are you passionate about bringing you research to new audiences? Would you be interested in collaborating with a cartoonist to bring your research to life visually?

Call for Papers

Call for Proposals is Open for IPSA’s 75th Anniversary Conference in Lisbon
IPSA is organizing an international conference in Lisbon with the support of the Gulbenkian Foundation and in partnership with the Portuguese Political Science Association (APCP) on the theme Democratization and Autocratization from 11-13 September 2024.Submit Your Proposal by 10 April 2024
Call for Papers: Courts and their Interactions with Politics
The International Political Science Association RC09 (Comparative Judicial Studies) is hosting its next Interim Meeting at the University of Texas at Austin in October 2024. The conference theme is "Courts and their Interactions with Politics."
Call for Papers: Statistics, Politics and Policy
Statistics, Politics and Policy, a double-blind peer-reviewed academic journal calls for papers for the special issue on Climate Change and Sustainability. Deadline 30.05.2024.
Call for Papers: Special Issue to mark BJPIR’s 25th anniversary
To mark the journal’s anniversary, we invite submissions that reflect on the last twenty-five years of research in BJPIR, with a focus on the next twenty-five. We encourage submissions that build on extant work in BJPIR to consider 2024 as a potential inflection point. The deadline for submissions is 15 April.
CALL FOR PAPERS Statistics, Politics and Policy
We invite statistics-based and policy-centered contributions to the regional field of West Africa. The call is ending on 30.06.2024

Support Opportunities

International Events Support
Opportunities for members of the PSA and members of other international political studies bodies.
Diverse Voices Programme
Read more about our early career Research Grants & support to PhD students
CASJ Grants available
The Centre for Animals and Social Justice (CASJ) is offering grants for UK-based applicants to pursue research in the field of the politics of animal protection.
BIAAS Research and Project Grants (2024-25)
The Botstiber Institute for Austrian-American Studies (BIAAS) seeks grant proposals for research or projects aimed at promoting an understanding of the historic relationship between the United States and Austria (including Habsburg Austria).
€500.000 Einstein Foundation Award for Promoting Quality in Research
Together with the BIH QUEST Center for Responsible Research the Einstein Foundation Berlin welcomes nominations of individual researchers and small teams as well as applications of institutions who have done pioneering work in this domain. Deadline: April 30, 2024.