Other Conferences/Calls for Papers


Call for Papers:
International Sociological Association Research Committee 28 2019 Summer Meeting 
We are pleased to announce that the International Sociological Association’s Research Committee 28 2019 Summer Meeting will take place at Princeton University, August 15-17, 2019.  RC28 invites all scholars working in the field of social stratification and social mobility to contribute to its Summer 2019 Meeting.

The theme for this year’s conference is Social Inequality and Social Mobility in Comparative Perspective.  Papers on this theme are particularly welcome.  The conference will also feature regular sessions on all fields of stratification research (e.g. on intergenerational mobility, education, labor markets, gender, family, migration and ethnicity, economic inequality, poverty, life courses, health and well-being, political sociology, methodology); contributions relevant to the broad research agenda of the RC28 are also welcome. All scholars working in the field of social stratification and social mobility are invited to contribute papers for submission.

The deadline for submission is Friday, March 1, 2019. Acceptance is limited, so we encourage you to submit your extended abstract or full paper as soon as possible. Authors will be informed about the committee decision by May 1, 2019.

For conference information and submission instructions, please visit

Call for Papers:
The Association for Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS) 2019 Conference

The Association for Canadian Studies in the United States will host its 25th biennial conference, November 13-16, 2019, to be held at the Hotel Omni Mont-Royal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The conference is open to all proposals with a significant Canadian focus. We welcome papers and panel proposals from graduate students, professors, independent scholars, and practitioners on any aspect of the Canadian experience, including comparative inquiries.  Scholars interested in submitting a proposal for the conference should forward an abstract of not more than 300 words (including a working title), along with a current brief vitae (2 pages maximum), to the appropriate section chair(s), listed in the linked information, no later than April 15, 2019. Paper presenters must be current ACSUS members in good standing, and submissions from graduate students and exceptional undergraduates are warmly welcomed. Confirmations regarding participation at the conference will be sent out to participants by May 15, 2019.  Click this link to see full information.