Call For Papers

The 89th Annual Meeting of The Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences

Indiana University Southeast
4201 Grant Line Road New Albany, IN 47150

Friday, October 12, 2018

Proposal submissions are due August 1, 2018. Proposal submissions should be emailed to Dr. Cliff Staten at or submitted online Here.

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.

Your submission should include:

  • Authors' name
  • Institutional affiliation
  • Status (undergraduate, graduate, faculty)
  • Paper title
  • A brief description of your research (about 200 words)
  • Include corresponding information for co-authors
Papers may also 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. Further details about the annual meeting, proposal submission, conference registration, and journal submission can be obtained at the IASS website. Undergraduate students are encouraged to participate in poster sessions. Poster sessions are an opportunity for undergraduates engaged in research in the social sciences to share their research with students and faculty.