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Resources and Announcements for Scholars

This page has the latest deadlines and updates on call for papers/proposals , scholarships and 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 Papers – Recontres Atlantiques - Indentured Migrant Labor and Indentured Laborers in the Heart of Colonial Empires

Call for Papers – Sagar: A South Asia Research Journal – articles, translations, essays, and reviews of archives 

Call for Papers – Exemplar: The Journal of South Asian Studies – ‘The Meaning of Modi’ 

12th Annual South Asia Graduate Student Conference – University of Chicago, March 5-6, 2015 

International Forum on Asian History and Asian Studies – Athens, Greece, June 29-July 2, 2015 

International Seminar – Patriarchy and Gender in Colonial and Post Colonial South Asia (*new)

Call for Papers – Living Archives: Third World, Indigenous and Anti-Colonial Queer and Feminist International Solidarities

Scholarships and Fellowships:

University of British Columbia, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Visual Art and Theory (Asia)

Wake Forest University, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Gender, Race & Politics 

Yale University, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, South Asian Studies Council

American Institute of Indian Studies, Short Term Winter Fellowships for Faculty and PhD holders

Yale University, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Inter-Asia Program

Washington University-St. Louis, Dissertation Completion Fellowship, Religion & Politics

Hamilton College, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Asian Migration and Diaspora 

Job Opportunities:

Washington University in St. Louis, Islamic Studies and South Asian Studies Librarian

University of San Francisco, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Asian Art History

UC San Diego, Tenure-track Assoc. or Full Professor in Transnational Asia and Asian Diaspora Studies

University of Minnesota, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, International Relations

University of New Hampshire, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Comparative Politics of South Asia

University of Toronto, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Gender & Transnational History

University of Illinois-Chicago, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Global Immigration and Urban Spaces

Bard University, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, Islamic Art and Material Culture

University of North Carolina-Charlotte, Department Chair, Global, International & Area Studies

Georgia State University, 3 Tenure-Track or Tenured Positions, Global Studies 

Princeton University, 3 year Lecture Position, Sanskrit

Gulf University for Science and Technology (Kuwait), Asst. Professor, History

State University of New York-Westbury, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, American Studies (Race/Ethnicity)

Misericordia University, Asst. Professor, Modern World History

California State University-Long Beach, Tenure-Track Asst. or Assoc. Professor, International Studies

  • Deadline: February 1, 2015 (began Nov. 3rd) 
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Naropa University (Colorado), Asst. Professor, Religious Studies (Buddhism)

Featured Resources:

1984 Living History Project – “A mission to mark the watershed year of 1984 through capturing the stories of anti-Sikh violence in India, while recognizing the survival and resilience of a people”

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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