• Newletter,  News

    Spring 2019 Newsletter for ESS of ISA is out!

     The newsletter for Spring 2019 is out – find it here: Spring newsletter 2019 The ESS newsletter is based at the Center for Unconventional Security Affairs (CUSA) and the Blum Center at the University of California, Irvine (www.cusa.uci.edu) and is co-edited by: Richard Matthew, Evgenia Nizkorodov, Bemmy Maharramli, Maureen J. Purcell, Paroma Wagle, Kristen A. Goodrich, Connor Harron and Sifat Reazi The next edition will be in September 2019. The newsletter follows a fall, winter, spring and summer schedule. To be included in the upcoming edition, please send relevant publication information, career resources, announcements such as calls for papers and resources, and events for inclusion in the next issue to envtlss.newsletter@gmail.com.

  • articles,  Newletter,  News

    Journal articles by members!

    The following is a list of Journal Articles, Special Edited Journal Issues, Reports, and Book Chapters by members of ESS of ISA since the last newsletter! Asayama, S., Sugiyama, M., Ishii, A., & Kosugi, T. (2019). Beyond solutionist science for the Anthropocene: To navigate the contentious atmosphere of solar geoengineering. Anthropocene Review, 1–6. Baysal, B., & Karakas, U. (2017). Climate change and security: Different perceptions, different approaches. Uluslararası İlişkiler/International Relations, 14(54), 21-44. Beiser-McGrath, L., & Bernauer, T. (2019). Commitment-failures are unlikely to undermine public support for the Paris Agreement. Nature Climate Change, 9, 248-252. Read the full post (714 words, 1 image)

  • Books by members

    New book – Achieving the sustainable development goals: Global governance challenges

    Dalby, S., Horton, S., Mahon, R., & Thomaz D. (Eds.). (2019). Achieving the sustainable development goals: Global governance challenges. London, UK: Routledge. This book draws on the expertise of faculty and colleagues at the Balsillie School of International Affairs to both locate the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a contribution to the development of global government and to examine the political-institutional and financial challenges posed by the SDGs. Read the full post (306 words, 1 image)

  • 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. 

  • Call,  Job announcement

    Call for fellowships for postdocs and senior researchers

    The Käte Hamburger Kolleg/Centre for Global Cooperation Research at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany has recently published a call for applications for fellowships for postdoctoral and senior researchers. The full call as well as the online application form can be found on the Centre’s website at  https://www.gcr21.org/the-centre/news/year/current/research-fellowships-2020/2021-open-call-for-applications Deadline: 2nd June 2019. Should you have any question regarding the call and the fellowship opportunities at our Centre, please do not hesitate to contact Matthias  Schuler at schuler@gcr21.uni-due.de.

  • 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)