Welcome to the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences. Established in 1929, the Academy exists to foster communication and collaboration among social scientists.

IASS recognizes the disciplines of anthropology, business, criminology, economics, history, geography, psychology, political science, and sociology. Further, disciplines such as environmental studies, gender studies, urban studies and international studies utilizing social science perspectives and methods are also represented.

The 88th Annual Meeting: Call for Papers

The Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences (IASS) invites papers in all areas of the social sciences for the 88th annual meeting at Wabash College on October 13th, 2017. Abstract submission are due by June 30th, 2017
Faculty Research Award

The IASS invites applications for Faculty Research Awards intended to assist faculty in their new or ongoing scholarly work (e.g. travel, materials, etc.). Four awards of $500 each will be awarded per cycle to IASS members. Members may apply using the online form on this website.
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JIASS - Call for Papers

The Journal is currently accepting and inviting papers for Volume 20 (2017). Papers submitted by April 24, 2017 will be considered for inclusion in Volume 20. The Journal follows a double-blind peer-review process. Authors must follow the guidelines on the IASS website here.

For questions, please contact:
Senior Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Kenneth Colburn Jr.
Butler University

Senior Deputy Editor: Dr. Surekha Rao
Indiana University Northwest

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