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International Relations

Standing Group

Number of members: 626

Steering Committee Chair

  • Dirk De Bièvre (Universiteit Antwerpen)

Steering Committee

  • Raphael Oidtmann (Universität Mannheim) Member Joint Management European Journal of International Relations (ECPR-EISA)
  • Bernhard Reinsberg (University of Glasgow) Membership management & admissions; SGIR newsletter
  • Markus Gastinger (Universität Salzburg) Treasurer & digital channels responsible
  • Eugenia Baroncelli (Università di Bologna) Member ECPR Hedley Bull prize jury; creation of an SGIR book series
  • Lora Anne Viola (Freie Universität Berlin) Member ECPR Hedley Bull prize jury; creation of an SGIR book series
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The ECPR Standing Group on International Relations (SGIR) seeks to facilitate the exchange of ideas, experience and findings in the field of international relations, to strengthen the discipline of International Relations within European academic institutions and to improve research and teaching in international relations. Key activities of the Standing Group are: 1. Encouragement and endorsement of panels, sections and workshops at the ECPR General Conference, the ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops, the EISA Pan-European International Relations Conference & the convention of the International Studies Association ISA. 2. Joint Management of the ECPR flagship journal European Journal of International Relations, together with the colleagues from the European International Studies Association EISA 3. Organization of an annual Summer School in IR 4. Participation in the jury of the ECPR Hedley Bull prize in International Relations 5. Start of a book series in IR