Centre for Advanced International Theory (CAIT)


2017 Sussex International Theory Prize

Each year the Centre for Advanced International Theory invites nominations for the Sussex International Theory Prize for the best piece of research in International Relations published in book form.  

In 2011, the Centre for Advanced International Theory (CAIT) was established by the Department of International Relations within the School of Global Studies of the University of Sussex.  The core mission of the Centre is to support and disseminate innovative fundamental research in international theory. http://www.sussex.ac.uk/cait/

To this end, the Sussex International Theory Prize is awarded annually for the best piece of innovative theoretical research in International Relations.

Faiz Sheikh Faiz Sheikh



The 2017 Prize was awarded to Faiz Sheikh for his 'Islam & International Relations - Exploring Community and the Limits of Universalism' (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016).