ISA's Sections

About our Sections

Sections are thematic sub-units of ISA organized around specific topics and research interests in international studies. Members of ISA are welcome to join any Sections they would like.

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Section Governance

Sections each have their own charters defining their structure and purpose. ISA just has a few basic guidelines for sections:

  • Sections need to keep at least 100 members.
  • Section chairs can only serve up to five consecutive years.
  • Sections must submit yearly reports to the Governing Council.
  • Section finances and contracts must go through ISA-HQ

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