5th European Conference on Politics and Gender (ECPG)
University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 8–10 June 2017
The ECPR Standing Group on Gender and Politics was founded in 1985, and now has more than 750 members worldwide. It is a broad network of scholars researching issues relating to gender and sexuality in politics and world politics. The Group encourages Workshops, Panels and research groups with an emphasis on gender, and seeks to increase the profile of women in the main fields of political science.
Deadline for proposing papers and panels: November, 15.
The 2017 Joni Lovenduski PhD Prize in Gender and Politics will be presented by the ECPR and the ECPG Standing Group on Gender and Politics to an outstanding PhD dissertation in the field of gender and politics at the 2017 European Conference on Gender and Politics. The Prize was established in 2012 in order to recognize the scholarly excellence and academic contributions made by early career academics in the field of gender and politics.
Deadline: November, 15.
The ECPG Best Paper in Gender and Politics Award is delivered by the ECPG to an outstanding paper presented within the Section on Gender and Politics at ECPR General Conferences and the European Conference on Gender and Politics. The field of gender and politics is broadly conceived to include any paper adopting a gender and/or sexuality studies perspective in political science, international relations, political theory and philosophy, research methods, public policy and public administration.
AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT: The prize will be announced in December 2017.