Our Aims and Objectives

We are the UK association for all those who research, study and teach global development issues

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What is Development Studies

What is development studies, why it matters, how you can study and career prospects

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Our Members

We have around 1,000 members, made up of individuals and around 40 institutions

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Governance

Find out about our constitution and how we are run

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People

Meet our Council members and other stuff who support the running of DSA

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About

The DSA Conference is an annual event which brings together the development studies community

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DSA2022

Our conference this year is themed "Just sustainable futures in an urbanising and mobile world"

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Past Conferences

Find out about our previous conferences

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Study Groups

Our Study Groups offer a chance to connect with others who share your areas of interest

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Students and ECRs

Students and early career researchers are an important part of our community

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Publications

Our book series with OUP and our relationship with other publishers

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North-South Research

A series of workshops exploring North-South interdisciplinary research with key messages and reports

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Membership Directory

Find out who our members are, where they are based and the issues they work on

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Development Studies Association

DSA Members elected Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences

DSA Members elected Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences

The DSA is delighted to announce that all of the nominations we put forward for Fellowship of the Academy of Social Sciences were accepted.

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Getting published – new DSA2021 videos

Getting published – new DSA2021 videos

New videos from #DSA2021 sharing tips and advice on book and journal publishing

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DSA 2021 in Numbers

DSA 2021 in Numbers

This year’s DSA’s annual conference (#DSA2021) took place online, organised and hosted by the University of East Anglia. The conference focused on Unsettling Development, with the aim to explore how development studies can approach the multiple...

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