Call for Papers
87th Annual Meeting
October 7th, 2016

The Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences (IASS) invites papers in all areas of the social sciences for the 87th annual conference at the Purdue University Northwest North Central Campus on October 7th, 2016.

Proposals for research paper presentations are accepted in all areas and sub-areas of the social sciences, including but not limited to the following: anthropology, business, criminology, economics, history, geography, psychology, political science, sociology, environmental studies, gender studies, urban studies, and international studies.

Submit your abstracts by June 15, 2016:
Your submission should include:
  • Author’s Name
  • Institutional Affiliation
  • Status (e.g., undergraduate, graduate, faculty)
  • Paper Title
  • Brief Description of Your Research (about 200 words)
  • Corresponding information for co-authors.
Papers may be submitted for publication in the peer-reviewed Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences (JIASS). The Journal accepts paper submissions on an ongoing basis.

Undergraduate students are encouraged to participate in Undergraduate Poster Sessions. Poster sessions are an opportunity for undergraduates engaged in research in the social sciences to share their research with students and faculty.