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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:

Cultural Sociology – Expression of Interest submissions for Journal Editors (*new)

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

South Asian Studies Association Conference: “India at the Crossroads,” March 18-20, New Delhi

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

University of Hawaii Graduate Student Philosophy Conference, March 16-19, Hawai’i

Call for Papers – “Decolonial Temporalities” (Special Issue of Contexto International) (*new)

Call for Papers – “Unnpacking Tourism” (special issue of Radical History Review)

Scholarships, Grants & Fellowships:

Harvard University – Global American Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

Princeton University – Postdoctoral Fellowship, American Studies

Harvard University – Postdoctoral Fellowship on ‘violence and non-violence’

American Institute of Sri Lankan Studies Fellowship Program

S.S. Pirzada Dissertation Prize on Pakistan

Princeton University – World Politics Visiting Fellowship

German Historical Institute – Postdoctoral Fellowship: History of Knowledge, Race, Family & Kinship, and Migrant Knowledge

University of Michigan ‘Emerging Democracies’ Fellowship

Washington University-St. Louis – Postdoctoral Fellow in Islamic Art

Job Opportunities:

Pennsylvania State University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Comp. Lit & Arabic Lit. & Cultures

University of Erfurt, Junior Professorship, History of Religion in South Asia

University of California-Santa Cruz, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, History of Digital Media

The New School, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Culture and Media

University of Toronto, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Islamic Art & Architecture before 1800

University of Virginia, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, History of Indian Ocean World

SUNY Binghamton, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Global Social Justice

University of San Fransisco, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Global Inequalities

Carnegie Mellon University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Anglophone Transnational Literatures

Virginia Tech, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Modern/Contemporary Political Theory

Kenyon College, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, History (South Asia)

Bradley University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Race and American Politics

University of Virginia, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Religion, Nature & Culture in South Asia

University of Central Florida, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, History (World Heritage)

University of Minnesota, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Human Rights

Featured Resources:

Tamil Digital Heritage Collection: Collection of Tamil language literature publications from Singapore from 1965-2015

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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