The latest news from the Political Studies Association.

  • Secretary of State for Wales delivers a lesson in politics

    24 February 2017

    As part of our schools programme the PSA organised a visit to Barry Comprehensive School with Rt Hon Alun Cairns MP and Professor Einion Dafydd (University of Cardiff) on Thursday 16 February.…

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  • Failing the ‘devolution generation’ in Greater Manchester?

    22 February 2017

    The Political Studies Association (PSA) has funded new research which raises concerns about the extent that the ‘devolution revolution’ promised by the UK Government in 2015 has bypassed young people across Greater Manchester.…

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  • Ambitious new Ten-Year Strategic Plan launched by the PSA for consultation with members

    10 February 2017

    Due to the efforts of previous members, staff, trustees and chairs, the PSA is in a very strong position in terms of membership, staffing and finances but this foundation must now be invested in to redefine and revitalise the organisation in order to maintain…

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  • CEO Vacancy

    7 February 2017


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  • Goodbye and thanks to CEO Helena Djurkovic

    7 February 2017

    After almost seven years as CEO of the Political Studies Association, Helena Djurkovic has decided to move on to fresh challenges and will be leaving the Association on 9 April 2017.…

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  • PSA announces new Chair and Vice-Chair

    3 February 2017

    The Political Studies Association of the UK (PSA) has today (3 February) announced a new Chair and Vice-Chair team that will lead the Association into its next phase.…

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  • PSA deeply concerned by impact of US travel ban on academic community and others

    30 January 2017

    The Political Studies Association of the UK (PSA) deeply regrets the US President’s Executive Order denying entry to the United States without forewarning for categories of people based on their national origin.…

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  • Obituary: Anthony King (1934-2017)

    27 January 2017

    By Albert Weale With the death of Anthony King – Tony King to those that knew him – British Political Science has lost one of its foremost analysts of government and politics, as well as the most familiar face of the discipline to the general public.…

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  • Total Exposure shortlist revealed

    24 January 2017

    From May until October of this year we have been inviting members to submit short pitches on their ideas for potential TV or radio programmes based on research within the discipline.…

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  • In Memorium: Tony King

    13 January 2017

    The PSA is sorry to learn of the death of PSA member and brilliant political thinker, Professor Anthony King. University of Essex Vice-Chancellor Professor Anthony Forster has paid tribute to his huge contribution to the University of Essex.…

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