The New Zealand Political Studies Association / Te Kāhui Tātai Tōrangapū o Aotearoa, or NZPSA, was founded in 1974 and is a collegial association of individuals. It exists to promote and encourage the study of politics involving not just academics, but also students and practitioners, journalists and pollsters. The NZPSA is a constitutent member of the Royal Society of New Zealand Te Apārangi, and holds an annual conference that welcomes a range of disciplinary perspectives to the study of political phenomenon.
The 2018 NZPSA Conference will be hosted by Victoria University of Wellington from 26th - 28th November.
WOMEN Talking Politics
The aim of Women Talking Politics – a mini-journal produced by the New Zealand Political Studies Association – is to promote the work of women political scientists in New Zealand.
The journal welcomes submissions by New Zealand-based women political scientists (both academic staff and postgraduate students).
Ability to attend the NZPSA annual conference.
Discounted members' rates at APSA & CPSA conferences.
Eligibility for international & domestic awards and grants.
Quarterly members' newsletter direct to your inbox.
Access to Network opportunities.
Eligibility for postgraduate conference prizes.
The NZPSA attracts members from a range of backgrounds and disciplines who come together at the annual NZPSA Conference.