The School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies (SIAS) is hosting a Careers Day on Tuesday 14th March in the Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre.
On 8th February Wolfson South Asia Research Cluster (SARC) were delighted to welcome fifty staff from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the Home Office to Wolfson for the inaugural Wolfson-FCO South Asia Day.
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We are seeking to appoint a permanent Associate Professor in the Anthropology of South Asia, to be held in the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies (SIAS) and School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography (SAME), in association with a Non-Tutorial Fellowship at Wolfson College under arrangements described in the further particulars.
We would like to announce that Dr Janey Messina recently joined us as Associate Professor in Social Science Research Methods. Her teaching focus will be on social science research methods, teaching quantitative methods to students in both the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies and the Scho
Students of the MSc in Contemporary India visited the University of Cambridge on 27 January 2017 for the first leg of student-led exchange. A warm evening at 7, Alison Richard Building was hosted by students of the MPhil South Asian Studies.
The Newton International Fellowship provides funding for two years for an early career researcher to work at a UK university. It is for those currently based outside the UK and who have spent less than 12 months of the last 36 months in the UK.
Last week students on the MSc in Contemporary India were delighted to be given the opportunity to hear Owen Bennett Jones, broadcaster and writer, speak about Pakistan and violent jihadist groups.
India's odyssey through International Affairs is a virtual issue that curates a set of 14 India-focused articles and published speeches spanning 95 years of International Affairs.
The Contemporary South Asia Programme in The School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies (SIAS) are looking for four students from Oxford University who would like to visit Lahore for one week in late March 2017.
The conference event India: A Political Economy for the 21st Century will be taking place at the Randolph Hotel, Oxford today.
Filming has taken place in the grounds at Bevington Road for trailers publicising the event "India: A Political Economy for the 21st Century".
The footage will be shown across a number of leading Indian television channels.
The British Academy and Clarendon Press, Oxford have given the go-ahead for the publication of ‘China-India: pathways of economic and social development’.
The book is edited by Delia Davin (Leeds) and Barbara Harriss-White (CSASP, SIAS) and is due for publication later this year.
Members of the MSc Contemporary India visited the the Ashmolean Museum earlier this week, for a talk and demonstration "Representing Gender: Women in Indian Art" by Dr Mallica Kumbera Landrus
The Award of Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences has been conferred on former CSASP Director Professor Barbara Harriss-White for her contribution to the Social Sciences. CSASP is glad to congratulate Professor Harriss-White on this significant
Globally rice is a crucial crop: it has a central role in providing food, it has a central role in providing employment, and it has substantial environmental impacts. This paper looks at the environmental impacts from rice farming, specifically greenhouse gas emissions.
Some of the poorest people in the world are becoming significantly less poor, according to a groundbreaking academic study which has taken a new approach to measuring deprivation.