International Relations Theory (Section 53)

The purpose of this section is to promote scholarship, mentoring, and teaching in International Relations Theory.


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Founded: 2021

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Section Awards

Section awards are presented during the APSA annual meeting awards ceremony. To learn more about any award listed, contact the award committee chair for the award.

Nuno P. Monteiro Best Dissertation Award

The Best Dissertation Award, named for Nuno P. Monteiro, is given for the best dissertation in International Relations Theory. All dissertations completed within the previous two calendar years are eligible for consideration. Nominations should be directed to all three members of the award committee.  All members of the Section are eligible to make nominations. Deadline: March 31, 2023

Award Committee

Name Institution Email
Alex Debs Yale University [email protected]
Bridget Coggins University of California, Santa Barbara [email protected]
Adam Lerner Royal Holloway, University of London [email protected]


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