The International Political Science Association Research Committee on Gender Politics and Policy (formerly Sex Roles and Politics) was created as a study group in 1976 and became Research Committee 19 in 1979. It brings together scholars from all over the world who are undertaking research on gender politics and public policy and facilitates international exchange and comparative projects.

RC19 officials and members of Executive Board 2023

Chair: Prof. Pedro A. G. dos Santos, College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University,

Co-Chair: Prof. Debora Thome, Brazil, Fundação Getulio Vargas- São Paulo,, Co-Chair (ends 2027)

Executive Board members:

Graduate Student Representatives