If you are graduating, please be aware of deadlines for submitting thesis/dissertation paperwork. This table is posted on the Graduate School website at all times and lists future gradaution terms too.
Room to Read is hiring an Asia Regional Director and a Country Operations Manager for Southeast Asia. See full details for each position here.
ISEAS is accepting applications for visiting fellowships in Indonesian studies. Applications must be submitted by May 15th. View duties and application submission details here.
Fulbright fellowship applications are being accepted until April 28th for PhD students who would like to do doctoral research abroad. View details on the U.S. Dept. of Education website.
On Wednesday, April 22nd, Michele Wucker, vice president of studies at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs will present "Belonging to Global Chicago: Reflections on Being a Citizen of the City and the World". See details.
On April 23, 2015 Dr. Evan Gerstmann, Political Science professor at Loyola Marymount Universtiy and Professor of Law at Loyola Law will give a talk titled "Same-Sex Marriage and the Constitution: What Comes Next?" The talk will be held in the Holmes Student Center Sky Room from 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Eileen Setti has written a cover article, "The Future is Now, Creating the Sustainable Nonprofit" for the September issue of Peoria Magazine.
Michael J. Pomante II and Scot Schraufnagel have written a book entitled, Historical Dictionary of the Barack Obama Administration, 2014 Roman Littlefield.
Benjamin Bingle, Scot Schraufnagel, Micki Chulick and C. Kenneth Meter. 2013. "Unwelcome News: Nonprofit Scandal." In C. C. Kenneth Meter, Lance J. Noe, Garry Frank and Jeffrey A. Geerts, eds., Nonprofit Management and Leadership Case Studies. Des Moines: Millennium HRM Press.
Iqra Anugrah has a newly-published book chapeter in an edited volume on Asian Social Landscapes. The chapter is entitled "Ethno-religious Sentiments and Representations in the Dynamics of Jakarta's Urban Landscape". Edited by A. Mani and published by Swarnadvipa Publishing, Singapore.
Maureen Lowry Fritz, Dr. Scot Schraufnagel and Dr. Michael Buehler have written an article "Voter Turnout in Democratizing Southeast Asia: A Comparative Analysis of Electoral Participation in Five Countries." Taiwan Journal of Democracy. July, 2014.
Nicole Loring has a new publication in the Indio-Pacific Review entitled "Political Twist: A Combined Electoral System in Myanmar", December 2014.
Anthony Cooling and Dr. Alicia Shatteman have an encyclopedia entry accepted (forthcoming 2015). "Jane Isabel Jacobs" Encylopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, 3rd edition. Melvin Dubnick and Domonic Bearfield, Editors. CRC Press.
Thomas Rhoden has published an artickle in Asia Sentinel entitled "Myanmar's Military Still Hold the Purse Strings", January, 2015.
Iqra Anugrah had a review essay on "Social Movements in Southeast Asia and Latin America" published in the Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs.
Graduate students who will be traveling to professional meetings and conferences are encouraged to submit proposals to the Graduate School for travel funds assistance. See proposal eligibility and application deadlines here.
Travel oversees for free during summer 2015 and co-lead a group of students on an ISV Volunteer project. ISV is looking for graduate students to serve as University Leaders for a minimum of two weeks. See details.
Announcing training opportunites with ICPSR for researchers in Political Science. There are a number of 3 to 5 day courses and four week courses being offered over the summer in cities across the US and Canada. View website for more information.
Applications are being accepted thru April 24th for USINDO's Summer Language Study Program. This is a great opportunity for students interested in Indonesia over the summer which includes internship/volunteer opportunites. See program details here.
This summer beginning on June 17th, every Wednesday afternoon from 1-4:30 the NIU Writing Center is once again offering a dissertation boot camp. There is no charge but registration is required now until June 1st. See website for details.
Last updated 2:20 p.m. 4.16.15