Call for Proposals | “Perspectives on Global Transformation in Politics and International Relations”

The PIR Graduate Steering Committee* invites paper proposals for the First Annual Politics and International Relations Graduate Student Conference at Florida International University. The conference theme is:

“Perspectives on Global Transformation in Politics and International Relations”

The conference will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at the M.M. campus of Florida International University, 11200 S.W. 8th Street, Miami, Fl.

The main goal of our conference is to bring together graduate students and young scholars in the social sciences to discuss their ideas and latest research in order to facilitate cooperation and networking. We encourage all our colleagues, graduate and talented undergraduates students, to submit papers and to attend the conference. Send your paper proposals by October 1, 2012 to:

Please indicate in your e mail submission if you are interested in serving as a discussant or panel chair.

Among the topics papers might address are the following:

  • American Politics
  • International Relations
  • Nationalism and Identity
  • International Political Economy
  • Political and International Relations Theory
  • Security Studies
  • Comparative Politics
  • Middle East Studies
  • European Studies

*The PIR Graduate Steering Committee is an organization run by graduate students in the Department of Politics and International Relations at Florida International University, a public research university located in Miami, FL.