Monday, July 16, 2012

A Few Notices

Dear Members:

1) A reminder: The deadline for sending in proposals for the First GSCIS Conference in Menton, France is  September 1st.
Conference theme: Theorizing, Teaching, Research and Publishing on the Global South
Conference Contact/Char:Imad Mansour,
We are truly looking forward to hearing from you!!

2) Last year the GSCIS was pleased to honor Prof. Ali Mazrui at its inaugural
Distinguished Scholar Luncheon. For 2013, as a result of preliminary
canvassing of members and friends, three persons have been nominated.
However, we want the bona fide members to make the final choice, so please
indicate your choice of honoree by sending a note directly to the caucus
chair, Here are the three nominees (note: the
nominees have NOT been contacted by us yet, inasmuch as no decision has been

Professor Upendra Baxil, Warwick School of Law: Please go to


Dr. Jomo Sundaram, CV online :


Prof. Mohammed Ayoub, Michigan State University,


Deadline July 27.

3) Dear Members:
Please do not forget to cast your vote for the EXCOM election. Ballots were sent out to all bona fide members. Thanks.

4)  Members and Friends:
ISA is pleased to offer each ISA caucus two sponsored panels at next summer's Peace Science Society-ISA joint conference to be held in Budapest, Hungary on June 27-29, 2013.  The conference theme is Security Challenges in an Evolving World.  Paper and panel proposals are now being accepted with an August 31, 2012 deadline for submission. Additional conference details can be found at:
Anyone interested in presenting a paper/panel, please let me know.  Of course, you are welcome to submit additional panel and paper proposals for consideration beyond these two sponsored-caucus panels (see submission details on the conference webpage) but at this time, the conference organizers can only guarantee acceptance of two sponsored panels per caucus.


Summer newsletter coming soon!