Call for Symposia - The International Political Science Review (IPSR)

Call for Symposia - The International Political Science Review (IPSR)

Publication date: Fri, 15 Dec 2023

The International Political Science Review (IPSR) welcomes proposals for symposia on current specific topics from guest editor(s) on a rolling basis throughout the year.

Symposia typically include an editorial introduction of approximately 2000 words and four articles, each with a maximum length of 5000 words. The content of each symposium should cover topical and contemporary research that is of interest to a broad audience within the discipline.

Symposium articles should be short, jargon-free, and accessible. Prospective guest editor(s) should submit proposals to IPSR at and must commit to submitting the symposium within three months of a positive assessment by the editors. An accelerated review process will be used. 

International Political Science Review

IPSA’s flagship journal, IPSR, is published by SAGE Publications and is committed to publishing peer-reviewed articles that significantly contribute to international political science. It fosters the creation and dissemination of rigorous political inquiry while respecting different approaches and methods. The journal welcomes articles reporting research on substantive topics and significant issues within political science. Edited by Dr. Theresa Reidy (University College Cork), Prof. Daniel Stockemer (University of Ottawa) and Dr. Annika Hinze (Fordham University), the journal completes its 44th year of publication in 2023. IPSR has an impact factor of 2.2 and is ranked a top-tier journal in political science and international relations.