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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:

Collection of Essays: Towards a Diasporic Imagination of the Present

Annual International Studies Convention – Power, Resistence and Justice in the International System: Perspectives from the South, Dec 21-23 – Delhi (*new)

World Sanskrit Conference, June 28-July 2, 2015 – Bangkok, Thailand

Indian Assoc. for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies Annual Conference, February 12-14- Goa, India

2015 Association for Asian American Studies Conference, April 22-25- Chicago

ICAS (International Convention of Asia Scholars) – Panel: Migration, Citizenship, and Mobilities in Asia and the Pacific – Postcolonial Perspectives, July 5-9- Adelaide

Anthology – “The Interpreters of Identities: Writings of the Indian Diasporic Novelists” 

Journal of South Asian Religious History 

Scholarships and Fellowships:

University of California, President Post-doctoral Fellowship 2015-16 (*new)

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Andrew W. Mellon 2015-17, Post-doctoral Fellowship

Indiana University-Bloomington, Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society, Post-doctoral Fellowship

Critical Language Scholarship (*new)

Job Opportunities:

Emory University, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, Hindu Traditions 

Rutgers University (Newark), Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Modern South Asian History

Rutgers University (Newark), Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Political Science 

Victoria School of Wellington, School of Languages and Cultures, Lecturer in Asian Studies 

Fairfield University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, History of South Asia/Indian Ocean (*new)

Washington University in St. Louis, Asst. Professor, Islamic Studies

Oklahoma State University, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, British Empire after 1750 

Northwestern University, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, South Asian Literatures and Cultures 

Georgetown University, South Asia or Indian Ocean World History

UC Davis, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, Women and Gender Studies

UC San Diego, Asst. Professor, Asian American literature 

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

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

University of New Hampshire, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Comparative Politics of South Asia (*new)

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” (*new)

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

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

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