• Conferences,  Event,  ISA conference,  News

    IMPORTANT – ISA meetings you MUST attend!

    Here are some slots you MUST reserve – these are important ESS of ISA events and we look forward to meeting you and getting to know you better during this years conference: TD11: ESS Distinguished Scholar Panel Honoring Robyn Eckersley When:Thursday, March 28, 4:00 PM – 5:45 PM Where: Civic North, Sheraton Centre Toronto Environmental Studies Section (ESS) Distinguished Scholar Reception, Honoring Robyn Eckersley When: Thursday, March 28, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM Where: Civic North, Sheraton Centre Toronto Environmental Studies Section (ESS) Business Meeting When: Friday, March 29, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Read the full post (122 words, 1 image)

  • Conferences,  Event,  ISA conference,  Mentoring,  News

    ESS Speed Mentoring Event – in Toronto!

    Dear members of the Environmental Studies Section, We look forward to seeing many of you at the ISA convention in Toronto 2019! On this occasion, we call all grad students, post-docs, assistant professors and those recently post-tenure:  ESS Speed-Mentoring (Saturday, March 30, 2019 1:45 PM – 3:30 PM) is for you! Do you want to have chats with senior scholars on issues related to teaching, publishing, applying for jobs, or getting ready for tenure ? Here is your opportunity. Read the full post (172 words)

  • Event,  News,  PhD course

    PhD Course on Global Environmental Governance Today – deadline SOON!

    22-26 October 2018 | Lund, Sweden The course, “Global Environmental Governance Today – Actors, Institutions, Complexity,” is organised by the Department of Political Science at Lund University, and financed by ClimBEco of Lund University and University of Gothenburg.  Application Submission deadline: 12 October 2018

  • Conferences,  Event

    Upcoming conferences!

    Conferences 2018 ISA West Annual Conference 21-22 September 2018 | Pasadena, California 2018 ISA South Annual Conference 12-13 October 2018 | Ashland, Virgina 2018 ISA Northeast Annual Conference 2-3 November 2018 | Baltimore, Maryland 2018 Utrecht Conference on Earth System Governance: Governing Global Sustainability in a Complex World: Key Research Insights & New Research Directions 5-8 November 2018 | Utrecht, The Netherlands      

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    Contemplative Environmental Practice: Retreat for Educators & Activists

    24 – 30 July 2018 | Lama Foundation, San Cristobal, New Mexico Cost: $1050 (includes everything) | Graduate students: $880 | Need-based scholarships available How can we best teach in an ecologically unraveling world?  How can we personally, politically, and pedagogically find more meaning in our environmental efforts? This summer, deepen your commitment to environmental education and action.  Contemplative Environmental Practice is a week-long workshop for educators and activists that explores how reflective practices—such as meditation, yoga, journal writing, art, and nature walks—can enhance our teaching and advocacy efforts. Set in the mountains of New Mexico at an off-grid retreat center, we will probe the depths of environmental challenges, tap into our…

  • Awards,  Event,  ISA conference

    The Distinguished Scholar Award 2018

    The Distinguished Scholar Award of the Environmental Studies Section of the International Studies Association recognizes outstanding scholars whose long history of excellent research and teaching has had substantial impact on fields associated with international relations and environmental issues. The Environmental Studies Section is proud to announce Professor Jennifer Clapp as its Distinguished Scholar 2018. She holds the Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security and Sustainability at the University of Waterloo, Canada. She is also a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and was a Trudeau Fellow in 2013 and 2016. Read the full post (130 words)