News

The latest news from the Political Studies Association and the world of political studies.

  • A statement from Prof Charlie Jeffrey regarding the REF sub-panel 19

    26 March 2018

    Charlie Jeffery is senior vice-principal at the University of Edinburgh and chair of the sub-panel for Politics and International Studies in the 2021 Research Excellence Framework assessment exercise.…

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  • PSA response to REF sub-panel announcement

    23 March 2018

    The Political Studies Association welcomes the announcement of the members of the Research Excellence Framework sub-panel 19 Politics and International Studies. We are looking forward to supporting their important work in the coming years.  …

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  • UCU hardship fund donation

    22 March 2018

    The Political Studies Association fully supports our University and College Union (UCU) members in their continuing strike action over the Universities Superannuation Scheme.…

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  • PSA president Matt Flinders

    PSA president appointed to ESRC council

    22 March 2018

    The Political Studies Association is delighted to announce that its president, Professor Matt Flinders, has been appointed to the new Council of the Economic and Social Research Council.…

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  • Become a trustee of the PSA

    21 March 2018

    The PSA is looking for a new treasurer and two new trustees to join its Executive Committee.…

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  • Open letter to Alistair Jarvis

    19 March 2018

    Open letter from the Arts and Humanities Alliance to Alistair Jarvis, Chief Executive, Universities UK, on the Universities Superannuation Scheme dispute.16th March, from the presidents and chairs of 29 British Subject Associations and Learned Societies in the…

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  • PSA seeks new editorial team for POLITICS

    15 March 2018

    POLITICS is a flagship journal of the Political Studies Association and exists to publish timely, original research of interest both to the Association’s members and wider academic and non-academic audiences.…

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  • PSA statement of support for its members

    23 February 2018

    The Political Studies Association offers its full support to its members undertaking strike action to protest against changes to the Universities Superannuation Scheme.…

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  • PSA treasurer

    23 February 2018

    Professor Alasdair Blair has stepped down as treasurer of the Political Studies Association due to other commitments. The PSA would like to thank him for his contribution and hard work over the past few years.…

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  • The British Library

    Storytelling and Politics: How History, Myths and Narratives Drive Our Decisions

    20 February 2018

    In the inaugural PSA/British Library public lecture series, Mark Laity said narrative has the ability to influence decision making, and logical argument is the least effective method to convince the public of your arguement.…

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