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Political Studies Association of Ireland



CO-EDITOR POSITION OPEN FOR IRISH POLITICAL STUDIES Irish Political Studies (IPS) is still seeking expressions of interest in a co-editor position, tenable for three years from 2021. The PSAI has extended the deadline on this search to 31 January 2021. A specialist background in the politics of Northern Ireland would be an advantage,  while editorial experience and a clear […]

Wanted-PSAI Blog Manager

  Wanted-PSAI Blog Manager The Political Studies Association Ireland are looking for an enthusiastic person (or persons) who would agree to curate the PSAI Blog-“Irish Politics Forum-a PSAI blog for the discussion of politics, policy and political reform”. The blog curator would be co-opted onto the PSAI Executive Committee, and otherwise supported by the PSAI. […]

Teaching politics during the pandemic: experiences, opportunities and challenges

  Teaching and Learning in Politics Specialist Group Teaching politics during the pandemic: experiences, opportunities  and challenges Friday 29th January 20201 10am- 12pm online 10am Intro and welcome  Chair  Dr Clodagh Harris (UCC) 10.10 Broad experiences of online teaching Dr Catherine O’Mahony, Director of CIRTL 10.30 Disciplines Inquiring into Societal Challenges – Inclusive Engagement (TBC) Discussion 11.10 […]

‘Basic Income: Possibilities, Practicalities, Controversies’, Nov 29, 2019, 2-5pm, Geary Institute, UCD. Basic income is one of the most powerful yet also controversial political ideas of recent decades. Having broken out of the realm of political theory, it has taken hold in the public and political imagination as a potential way of reducing inequality and […]

PSAI Book Launch “Peace, Security and Defence Cooperation in Post-Brexit Europe. Risks and Opportunities”, Cornelia-Adriana Baciu and John Doyle, (Eds.) Springer (ISBN 978-3-030-12417-5). The book highlights the challenges and prospects of European security cooperation and counterfactually assesses the impact of Brexit on strategic aspects of security, peace, defence and foreign policy for both the European Union […]