We are a worldwide network of graduate programs in global studies established in 2007.

Scroll down for more information on our members and activities.

Read more about us, and watch videos about global studies.

Panel 1

Member programs

  • Aarhus University
  • Arizona State University
  • University of Auckland
  • University of Bremen
  • American University of Cairo
  • Arizona State University
  • University of California Santa Barbara
  • Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
  • University of Edinburgh
  • Florida International University
  • Free University of Berlin / BTS
  • University of Ghent
  • University of Graz
  • Hertie School of Governance / BTS
  • Hitotsubashi University (Tokyo)
  • Hong Kong Baptist University
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Leipzig
  • Johannes Kepler University Linz
  • London School of Economics
  • Monash University (Melbourne)
  • Moscow State University
  • New School (New York)
  • University of North Carolina
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • RMIT University (Melbourne)
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
  • Roskilde University
  • Shanghai University
  • Shantou University
  • Sophia University (Tokyo)
  • University of Vienna
  • University of Wroclaw
  • WZB Berlin Social Science Research Center / BTS

Other institutions that have participated in Consortium meetings

    • Ambedkar University (Delhi)
    • Brandeis University (Waltham, Massachusetts)
    • Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences
    • Dōshisha University (Kyoto)
    • Duke University (Durham, North Carolina)
    • Fudan University (Shanghai)
    • University of Hawaii
    • University of Hong Kong
    • Indiana University
    • University of California at Irvine
    • Jawaharlal Nehru University (Delhi)
    • Jindal School of International Affairs (Sonipat, Haryana, India)
    • National University of Kyiv
    • Macquarie University (Sydney)
    • Mahidol Univerisity (Thailand)
    • Ateneo de Manila University
    • McMaster University (Hamilton, Ontario)
    • Colegio de Mexico
    • University of Minnesota
    • New York University
    • Ryukoku University (Kyoto)
    • Shantou University
    • Shanxi University of Finance & Economics
    • Central University of Sikkim
    • Stellenbosch University
    • Tama University (Kanagawa, Japan)
    • Thammasat University (Bangkok)
    • Tulane University (New Orleans)
    • The University of Washington (Seattle)
    • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    • Vietnam National University
    • Yale University
Panel 2

Meetings

Annual meetings of the Global Studies Consortium

2019 Leipzig

June 12-16, 2019. Hosted by the Global and European Studies Institute, University of Leipzig.


Past Meetings


Future Meetings

  • 2019 University of Leipzig
  • 2020 RMIT University, Melbourne
Panel 3

Student mobility

Overview

To further opportunities for collaboration, the Global Studies Consortium established a graduate student exchange program in 2014. It enables students to study in another Global Studies graduate program for up to one year.  This will let students see how Global Studies is taught in other institutions, experience student life in another culture, and develop networks with students undertaking similar programs of study. Credits earned on the exchange can be transferred according to the rules of the student’s home institution.

Participating Universities

  • American University in Cairo, School of Global Affairs and Public Policy
  • Hong Kong Baptist University, Global Society Programme
  • Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of Global Studies
  • Shanghai University, College of International Exchange, Center for Global Studies
  • Sophia University, Graduate School of Global Studies

Application Schedule

  • Applications due at home institution (check for due dates)
  • February 31: Notification of allocation to host institution
  • March 1-:  Complete exchange student process to school of acceptance

 

This initiative is being led by David Wank of Sophia University. Please email him for more details.

Panel 4

global-e

The Global Studies Consortium maintains close ties to global-e, a global studies e-journal published by the 21st Century Global Dynamics research cluster at UCSB.

Latest articles from global-e:


Development Thinking in the Global South: Post-Feudal vs. Post-Colonial Perspectives

B.P. Koirala photo

By Ratna Mani Nepal

June 13, 2019

Just as in the North, intellectuals of the global South have engaged in serious consideration of what development should be and how…

Read full article…


A European Living in America

healthcare protest with mock gravestones, New York, June 2017

By Jan Nederveen Pieterse

June 6, 2019

America, said the poet, is home to ‘the best and the worst’. Where is the America of the New Deal, the Weavers, the 1960s movements…

Read full article…


The Datified Globe: Emerging Trends in Algorithmic Governmentality

Surveillance cameras, facial recognition technology and AI deployment in China.

By Brett Aho

May 30, 2019

Under systems of “algorithmic governmentality,” data streams processed by AI become the primary tools informing policy. While the…

Read full article…


Where and When is Progress? On Agency in the History of Science

ceremony to unveil UAE's Mars Mission on May 6, 2015 in Dubai

By Isaac Bershady

May 23, 2019

[T]o whom does the history of knowledge belong? To many dyed-in-the-wool historians of science, it seems that even though the…

Read full article…


The Resurgence of Hegemonic International Law

Condoleezza Rice, Dick Cheney, George W. Bush

By George Andreopoulos

May 16, 2019

There is little doubt that 9/11 has shifted the tectonic plates of geopolitical and normative space. This shift is characterized by…

Read full article…