Category: Graduate

OPPORTUNITIES: Schwarzman Scholars Campus Visit

Schwarzman Scholars Information Sessions at Boston University:   Date: Tuesday, April 5th Session I: 9:00 AM – 10:00AM Session II: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Location:Provost’s Conference Room, 8th Floor, One Silber Way To reserve a place at an information session, please email: bufellow@bu.edu Inspired by the Rhodes Scholarship, Schwarzman Scholars is a highly selective international scholarship program designed to […]

OPPORTUNITIES: TA position in Hong Kong

Morningside College at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Undergraduate student who will graduate this year and would like to spend a year (or two) working in Hong Kong are encouraged to apply for the CUHK/Morningside College’s Teaching Assistant (Junior Fellow) position. There is one opening for the 2016-2017 year (contracts normally run for one year, August […]

OPPORTUNITIES: Taiwan Ministry of Education Short Term Research Grant

As the concept of the “global village” evolved, Asia has become a focal point in the 21st century. The ministry of Education, Republic of China (Taiwan) would like to encourage international students and scholars to undertake 2 to 6 months short term research activities in Taiwan. It also seeks to promote mutual understanding and academic […]

OPPORTUNITIES: Visiting Fellowships for PhD Students and Postdoctoral Researchers on India’s Political Economy

Applications are invited for two visiting fellowships from advanced PhD students and early-career postdoctoral researchers working on themes related to the political economy of contemporary India. The fellowships are to be held at one of the following institutions: Center for South Asia Studies, University of California, Berkeley; King’s India Institute, King’s College London or Indira […]

Opportunities: Call for Papers: 2013 Cornell Southeast Asia Program Graduate Student Conference

“SOUTHEAST ASIA IN THE DISCIPLINES” February 28 – March 2, 2014 George McT. Kahin Center for Advanced Research on Southeast Asia Cornell University Ithaca, New York ***Paper Abstract Submission Deadline: January 1, 2014*** OVERVIEW: The Cornell Southeast Asia Program invites submissions for its 16th Annual Southeast Asian Studies Graduate Student Conference. The conference will be held February […]

Opportunities: Call for Applications: China Studies

  The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is offering the Predissertation-Summer Grants through the Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies. Predissertation grants provide funding for graduate students who wish to conduct preliminary preparations in China prior to beginning basic research for the dissertation. The grants are for graduate students—with a Ph.D. prospectus in hand […]

Post Doctoral Fellowships in South Asian Studies AY 2014-2015

The South Asian Studies Council (SASC) at the MacMillan Center invites applications for post-doctoral positions at Yale University for AY 2014-2015. The Council expects to make one or two appointments. Candidates must have research and teaching experience relevant to modern and contemporary South Asia, in the humanities or social sciences. All applicants should have in-depth […]

OPPORTUNITY: 2 Junior Research Group Leader Positions with the University of Heidelberg

In the context of the excellence initiative II of the German federal and state governments to promote top-level research in Germany the Ruprecht-Karls- University of Heidelberg is looking for the implementation of the institutional strategy: „Heidelberg: Realising the Potential of a Comprehensive University“ in the area of Transcultural Studies for two Junior Research Group Leaders. […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: The NEW Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation/ACLS Program in Buddhist Studies

Offered in partnership with the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS), the grants reflect the Foundation’s belief in Buddhism’s relevance to contemporary issues. The American Council of Learned Societies is pleased to announce The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation/ACLS Program in Buddhist Studies, a new initiative supporting research and teaching in Buddhist studies funded […]