• Newletter,  News

    Submissions wanted for newsletter!

    The Spring ESS Newsletter will be released in early June. To be featured in the upcoming edition, please submit announcements to Genia Nizkorodov at envtlss.newsletter@gmail.com  by May 26th, 2019.    Possible submissions include: recent book publications by ESS members, in APA format (please include a brief abstract/synopsis) recent article publications by ESS members, in APA format career resources such as fellowship, grants, job placement opportunities, teaching resources, and career development programs/workshops calls for paper submissions to journals and conferences upcoming events (conferences and workshops) prestigious awards received by ESS members   Please note that in order to be included, submissions must be related to the environment or environmental politics. 

  • Awards,  ISA conference,  News

    Graduate Student Paper Awards

    Graduate students are invited to participate in the ESS Graduate Student Paper Award Competition sponsored by the Environmental Studies Section of ISA. The award was established in 2011 to recognize the best paper with an environment-related theme presented at the ISA Annual Convention. 2019 Winner (presented at the ISA annual convention in San Fransisco 2018): Charlotte Grech-Madin, Uppsala University, Sweden Currents of Conscience Evolution and Operation of the Water Taboo Read the full post (165 words, 1 image)

  • Conferences,  ISA conference,  News

    Are you planning on going to Honolulu 2020? Me too :D

    If you want to attend, you need to keep some thoughts and deadlines in mind though: Do you have panel ideas? Reach out to colleagues as soon as possible! Deadline is June 1st 2019! Are you submitting a Distinguished scholar panel? Nominations are due 2 weeks after ISA conference in Toronto for 1 June deadline DEADLINES: Junior Scholar Symposium: 1 June Innovative Panels: 15 May (mentoring workshop for instance) Working Groups: 15 June Workshops: see website  

  • News

    New Chair and Vice Chair of the Section!

    Vice Chair Graeme Auld and Chair Kate O´Neill – 2019-2021[/caption] The new Chair of the Environmental Studies Section of the ISA is Associate Professor Kate O´Neill from the Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management at UC Berkeley. She holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from Columbia University, and was a post-doctoral fellow at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government. She has authored two books, Waste Trading Among Rich Nations: Building a New Theory of Environmental Regulation (MIT Press, 2000) and The Environment and International Relations (Cambridge University Press 2009, 2nd edition 2017). Read the full post (299 words)

  • Awards,  Distinguished Scholar Award,  ISA conference,  News

    Distinguished Scholar Award 2018

    Message from the Chair: “ROBYN ECKERSLEY is the Kirstin Hesselgren Professor in Social Sciences at Lund University January-July 2019 She has also had Visiting professorships at Oxford, LSE and has been the Arne Naess Chair in Global Justice & Environment. She was elected as a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia in 2007, and was the co-winner of the University of Melbourne’s Woodward Medal for the best research in Humanities and Social Sciences for 2005. She has won numerous more awards, held editorial and advisory board memberships, and published extensively. Read the full post (184 words, 1 image)