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Resources and Announcements for Scholars

This page has the latest deadlines and updates on call for papers/proposals , scholarships, grants, & fellowships, job opportunities, and featured resources relating to South Asian studies. Scroll down for more!

Call for Papers/Proposals:

Call for Manuscripts by Dr. Ruby Lal – “Islamic South Asia”

Collection of Essays: Towards a Diasporic Imagination of the Present

Call for Manuscripts – India: Past, Present, and Future

Verge: Studies in Global Asias- Special Issue: Asian Empires and Imperialism

Call for Papers – “Men, Masculinities, and Violence” (Graduate Journal of Social Science) (*new)

Call for Book Chapters – “Indian Popular Culture” (*new)

AIIS Book Prize – Unpublished 1st Manuscripts on an Indian subject

Call for Papers – “Jewish-Muslim Relations in South Asia” (for journal Cafe Dissensus)

Call for Papers – “Mediated Intimacies: Relationships, Bodies and Technology” (special issue of Journal of Gender Studies)

Scholarships, Grants & Fellowships:

Princeton University – Postdoctoral Fellowships (4) in Humanities and Social Sciences (*new)

American Institute of Bengal Studies (Sr, Jr, and Pre-Dissertation) (*new)

German Historical Institute (Washington, D.C.) – Doctoral Fellowship in the History of Race and Ethnicity (*new)

University of Pennsylvania, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities (*new)

Job Opportunities:

University of San Francisco, Adjunct Instructor, MA, Asia Pacific Studies

Ashoka University (India), Asst./Assoc. Professor, Political Science or International Relations

University of Edinburgh, Lectureship, South Asian Art History

University of Hong Kong, Non-Tenure-Track Professor, Centre of Buddhist Studies (*new)

Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (Hawai’i), Faculty Member (*new)

  • Deadline: July 31, 2015 (2nd cut off – September 30) 
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College of Charleston, Visiting Professor, International Studies (*new)

University of Copenhagen, Assoc. Professorship, South Asian Studies (*new)

University of British Columbia-Vancouver, Head of the Dept. of Sociology (*new)

Kalamazoo College, Asst. Professor, Critical Ethnic Studies (*new)

Texas Christian University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Geography (*new)

University of Pennsylvania, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, History (*new)

Featured Resources:

Collections: South Asian and Himalayan Art - Starting Jan. 1, 2015, more than 1,200 objects from 1st century BCE to the present will be available (The Smithsonian’s Museums of Asian Art)

South Asian American Digital Archive – Seeking to give voice to South Asian Americans through documenting, preserving, and sharing stories 

Endangered Archives Program – Printed books and periodicals from public institutions in eastern India before 1950

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