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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”

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

The Lancet – Health and Sustainable Development Special Issue (*new)

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

AIIS Book Prize – Unpublished 1st Manuscripts on an Indian subject

Pacific Waves: Reverberations from Oceania – November 6-7, University of Sussex (*new)

CIES (Comp. & Int’l Education Society) Conference, South Asia Interest Group -  March 6-10, Vancouver (*new)

Sociology Special Issue – “Global Futures and Epistemologies of the South: New Challenges for Sociology” (*new)

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:

University of Western Sydney, Senior Research Fellow (Mobility & Globalisation) (*new)

Taraknath Das Foundation – Graduate Fellowship for Indian Students (*new)

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

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

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

University of Pennsylvania, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities

S.S. Pirzada Dissertation Prize on Pakistan (*new)

Princeton University – World Politics Visiting Fellowship (*new)

Job Opportunities:

University of Copenhagen, Assoc. Professorship, South Asian Studies

Whitman College, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Politics (*new)

Stanford University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, South Asian Studies (*new)

University of Victoria, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Women’s Studies (*new)

Aarhus University, Asst. Professor, Indian/South Asian Studies (*new)

Stanford University, Open-rank, Islamic Studies (*new)

University of British Columbia-Vancouver, Head of the Dept. of Sociology 

Lafayette University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, International Affairs (*new)

McGill University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Gender and Politics (*new)

Smith College, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Government (*new)

San Diego State University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Global Cultural Studies: Gender and Representation (*new)

Kalamazoo College, Asst. Professor, Critical Ethnic Studies

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Open-rank, Asian Studies (transdisciplinary, TransAsia) (*new)

UCLA, Advanced Assoc. or Full Professor, Gender Studies (*new)

Texas Christian University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Geography

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

Pennsylvania State University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Comp. Lit & Arabic Lit. & Cultures (*new)

Bradley University, Tenure-Track Asst. Professor, Race and American Politics (*new)

Featured Resources:

Tamil Digital Heritage Collection: Collection of Tamil language literature publications from Singapore from 1965-2015 (*new)

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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