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Research Opportunities

SIA students have the opportunity to conduct and publish research with real-world impact.

Collaborate with professors

Our faculty embrace working with students on research projects—an invaluable way for you to gain research experience while still in graduate school. Some recent examples of SIA students assisting professors with projects and publications:

    Publish in the Journal of Law & International Affairs

    The Penn State Journal of Law & International Affairs (JLIA) is a digital, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal, jointly published by Penn State Law and the Penn State School of International Affairs. The journal promotes academic and public discourse at the intersection of law and international affairs, featuring contributions in the areas of public and private international law, international relations, comparative law and politics, geography, economics, history, and policy issues in the various sciences. It is available online and indexed by LEXIS and Westlaw.

    For more information, visit the Penn State Journal of Law & International Affairs online.