How To Submit

PSUJIA is currently accepting submissions for the Spring 2013 issue. Please refer to the below guidelines for submissions.

The Penn State University Journal of International Affairs is currently accepting submissions from undergraduate and graduate students for its spring issue, to be published in April 2013. Papers should focus on topics relevant to international affairs, including, but not limited to, economics, political science, security, the environment, terrorism, and diplomacy.

Priority Submission Deadline: January 18, 2013

Final Submission Deadline: February 1, 2013

To be considered for publishing, a paper must be:

  • Between 3,000 and 7,000 words in length (shorter or longer submissions will be examined on a case by case basis)
  • Double-spaced, Times New Roman font, Size 12
  • Submitted as either a .doc or .docx file
  • Formatted and cited according to Chicago Manual of Style guidelines.

All submissions should be sent to, using an email that we can reach you at in a few months time when we have made our decisions. Please remove all references to your name from your submission, as all submissions will be reviewed blindly by PSUJIA staff and experts in the field.