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.

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.

Abstract submission closed on July 31, 2016. If you have questions, please email Dr. Kathleen Tobin and Dr. Jonathan Swarts at