This server contains information on the British Columbia Political Studies Association (BCPSA) and its activities. The current BCPSA president is Alexander Netherton (Alexander.Netherton@viu.ca) of the Department of Political Studies at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, BC.

Welcome to the British Columbia Political Studies Association

The association exists to provide a forum for Political Scientists in British Columbia, Canada to present and discuss research and to collaborate on matters pertaining to teaching and learning of political science in post-secondary institutions in BC.


The 2017 Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Studies Association and the 2017 BC Political Science Articulation Committee meeting will be held at Douglas College in early May. Dates and precise location to be announced.


The 2016 Annual Conference of the British Columbia Political Studies Association was held Thursday, May 12th and Friday, May 13th, 2016, at Vancouver Island University, Malaspina Campus (Nanaimo, B.C.).

2016 Final Conference Program


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