Pennsylvania Political Science Association

75th Annual Meeting


Penn State Harrisburg

Middletown, Pennsylvania

April 11-12, 2014



2014 PPSA Annual Meeting

Call for Papers

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The Pennsylvania Political Science Association invites paper proposals for its annual meeting to be held April 11-12 at the Pennsylvania State University Harrisburg Campus. The deadline for proposals is February 13, 2014. Proposals should be directed to the panel chairs in the areas that most directly relate to the content of your proposal. For general questions please contact the program chair, Chris Borick of Muhlenberg College.


PPSA preregistration form


Additional information will appear here and at in late January.


2014 PPSA Program Chair: Chris Borick, Muhlenberg College, Phone: 484-664-3444; e-mail


About the Conference Site

Penn State Harrisburg is located near Harrisburg International Airport and is just a few miles from the Pennsylvania State Capitol.





PPSA Links

Departmental Membership Form

You can secure PPSA membership (and member registration rates) for the faculty of an entire department using the departmental membership form.

Commonwealth: A Journal of Political Science

Founded in 1987 as a general journal of political science, Commonwealth is now hosted by Temple University. From 2007 to 2010 it was published jointly with the Legislative Office for Research Liaison (LORL) of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

PPSA 2003 Legislative Modernization Roundtable:

Michael Cassidy, Roundtable Discussion as Oral History: The Legislative Modernization Panel at the 2003 Pennsylvania Political Science Association Annual Meeting. Pennsylvania Political Scientist, 2007

PPSA Officers 2013-14

PPSA Constitution

History of PPSA

The first 50 years of the PPSA.

Previous conference programs:

    74th Annual Meeting in 2013 at Temple University Harrisburg Campus

    73rd Annual meeting in 2012 at Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pa.

    72nd Annual meeting in 2011 at the State Capitol in Harrisburg, held jointly with the Middle Atlantic American Studies Association and the Middle Atlantic Folklife Association

    71st Annual meeting in 2010 at the State Capitol in Harrisburg.

    70th Annual Meeting in 2009 at Elizabethtown, held jointly with the Middle Atlantic American Studies Association.

    69th Annual Meeting in 2008 at the State Capitol in Harrisburg

    68th Annual Meeting (2007) at Kutztown University

    67th Annual Meeting (2006) at the State Capitol in Harrisburg

    66th Annual Meeting (2005) at Penn State Harrisburg







Updated 1/19/14.