Dear Academics,

We are pleased to invite you to the 1st International Social and Humanities Sciences Research Symposium (ISHSRS) that will be organised by the Department of Sociology, Karadeniz Technical University in Trabzon. The symposium includes all of disciplines of Social and Humanities Sciences. Languages of the symposium are Turkish and English.

ISHSRS encourages active participation in the Symposium, authors who are unable to attend the event in person due to funding issues concerning travel expenses and working conditions may participate with a virtual presentation too.

Please send your abstracts as 150-250 word and with 3-6 keywords, by email to info@dokatoksem.com as word file until March 15, 2020.


Important Dates:

Deadline for Abstract Submission:                 March 22, 2020

Announcement of Accepted Abstracts:          April 15, 2020

Registration:                                                   June 19, 2020

Academic Program Announcement:              June 25, 2020

Symposium Date:                                           July 1-3, 2020

Deadline for full text submission:                  August 30, 2020

Symposium Book publishing date:                 October 30, 2020


Participation Fee:

Participation fee is $50

Participation Fee Includes:

  • Certificate of Participation
  • Published symposium programme
  • Symposium materials (bag, notepad, pen etc.)
  • Offerings (tea, coffee etc.)
  • Uzungöl and Sumela Monastery tour return fare

Link for Uzungöl: https://www.gezilesiyer.com/uzungol.html

Link for Sumela Monastery https://www.kulturportali.gov.tr/turkiye/trabzon/gezilecekyer/meryem-ana-sumela-manastiri