A Message from the Director

We regret to inform you that as of June 30, 2013 the AIAS has been closed.

Established by the University of Alberta in November, 2005, The Institute for United States Policy Study began as a joint initiative of the School of Business and the Faculties of Arts; Law; and Agriculture, Forestry and Home Economics. Administratively based in the Faculty of Arts.  more>> 





U.S.-Canada Relations in President Obama’s Second Administration: What will the next 4 years look like?
Come join CIC-Edmonton to hear U.S. Consul General for Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories Peter Kujawinski beinterviewed on U.S.-Canada Relations by Global Edmonton’s Vassy Kapelos!

The Canadian Association for American Studies is announcing the opening of this year’s competition for the annual Robert K. Martin Prize for the best monograph written by a current member of CAAS.  This year’s prize will be for books published with a copyright date of 2012.

December 20, 2012 CFP CAAS 2013: "Total Money Makeover."
The Canadian Association of American Studies calls for papers on economics and US culture.

Postdoctoral Scholarship Opportunity
Within the framework of the “Einstein Visiting Fellows” program of the Einstein Foundation Berlin, the Graduate School of the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies at Freie Universität Berlin has set up a work group under the title "Rethinking Crisis" directed by Prof. Nancy Fraser (New School for Social Research, New York).

Straddling Boundaries: Hemispherism, Cultural Identity and Indigeneity

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