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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

Media Fields Journal – Issue: Spaces of Protest

Conference: Wild Spaces and Islamic Cosmopolitanism in Asia 

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

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

Journal of South Asian Religious History 

Scholarships and Fellowships:

UH Mānoa, Roshan Institute Fellowships for Persian Language, 2014-15

The American Institute of Indian Studies Book Prizes for 1st book (*new)

Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies, 2015-16 Post-doctoral Fellowship

  • For research in non-Western regions and countries
  • Deadline: October 1, 2014
  • More Info

IIAS Fellowship for Researchers – ‘Asian Cities,’ ‘Asian Heritages,’ and ‘Global Asia’ (*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

Job Opportunities:

University of Michigan, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, Digital Studies and Social Justice (*new)

Williams College, Tenure-track Asst. Professor in Islam 

Rider University (New Jersey), Tenure-track Asst. Professor, Middle East and/or South Asia History

Princeton University, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, South Asian History

  • Deadline: October 1, 2014
  • More Info - Requisition #1400601

Emory University, Tenure-track Asst. Professor, Hindu Traditions (*new)

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

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

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

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

Featured Resources:

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

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