Latest News & Updates

As we had planned, the old PJSA listserv is no more. After much discussion and debate, the board of PJSA decided to begin anew with a fresh list made up of our growing and vibrant membership. This means that as of today (01/16/17), the listserv at will not longer function. We are in the process of transitioning to the new members-only list, but this takes some time. We hope to have the new list online and functioning within the week.
Columbia University 2017 IRAAS Summer Institute: “Black Activist New York"    The Columbia University Institute for Research in African-American Studies (IRAAS) is now accepting applications for its 2017 Summer Teachers and Scholars Institute (STSI). Convening for one week between Sunday July 9  and Friday July 14, 2017. The 2017 Summer Teachers and Scholars Institute (STSI) is “Black Activist New York."  
Peace Studies, Historic Gatherings and Indigenous Knowledge: PJSA and IPRA in 2016 By Matt Meyer I.
Hello all, I am excited to announce the release of the latest addition of the Peace Chronicle, PJSA's seasonal newsletter!
[To view this letter as a PDF, click here] From: Peace & Justice Studies Association TO: Individuals involved in the work of Peace & Justice Re: The Future!
Canadian School of Peacebuilding 2017  
2017 U.S. Faculty Development Seminar on Palestine May 17 - May 30, 2017 in Jerusalem and the West Bank Applications due January 12, 2017 Awards announced March 14, 2017 The Palestinian American Research Center (PARC) announces its eighth Faculty Development Seminar on Palestine. This 12-day seminar is for U.S. faculty members with a demonstrated interest in, but little travel experience to, Palestine.
Dear PJSA colleagues,  PJSA is partnering with the Global Campaign for Peace Education and the International Institute on Peace Education (IIPE) to conduct a survey of peace and conflict studies programs. Please help u to get a better understanding of our field by taking the time to complete the survey. We strongly encourage PJSA members representing academic programs to complete this survey.  The information you provide will help us to build an online program directory and provide analysis of enrollment trends useful for program development and assessment. 
[For a .PDF of this statement, click here] Dr. John Ettling President, State University of New York, Dr. Jake Liszka Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs,  State University of New York,
Co- Chair: Laura Finley (16-18)