Northeastern Political Science Association


2005 Annual Meeting

November 17-19, 2005

Crowne Plaza Hotel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.



The Northeastern Political Science Association will hold its 37th annual meeting on November 17-19, 2005 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We invite paper, panel, and roundtable submissions from political scientists, political science graduate students, journalists and practitioners. Paper proposals should be submitted directly to appropriate Chair of any of the Sections listed below. All proposals must include the information required in the Proposal Submission page. Only one paper submission per person will be accepted.If you are uncertain about your paperís placement, send the proposal to the Program Chair and ask to be directed to the appropriate section.Individuals are strongly encouraged to serve as panel chairs and/or discussants, and should send such requests to the appropriate section chairs. The deadline for proposals is Friday, May 27, 2005.


To take advantage of the discounted rates for the conference and some of its associated events, you must pre-register before October 29, 2005.


If you are a participant in the conference and have questions or just seek more information, contact the appropriate section chair.All other inquiries may be directed to:





Joseph Melusky

Department of History and Political Science

Saint Francis University

PO Box 600

Loretto, PA 15940

Phone: (814) 472-3060 ; Fax: (814) 472-3937






Official NPSA Website

NPSA Officers

ISA-NE Officers

Polity Journal




Preliminary Program


Call for Participation


Registration Form


Sections and Chairs


Best Paper Award


Employment Services


Guidelines to Panelists






Airline and Car Rental Discounts




Philadelphia Pocket Guide



2004 Conference