The Centre for Modern Indian Studies at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is looking to fill the position of a Researcher (PhD or postdoctoral) working in the ‘Media and Public Spheres’ Research Cluster.
Shahana Munazir who graduated from the MSc in Contemporary India in 2014, has co-authored an article published in the Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford.
The Department of History and Philosophy at Austin Peay State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment for an assistant professor in the history of South Asia to begin in August 2017.
Karin Kapadia, CSASP Associate, is due to give a seminar at Oslo University on Tuesday 6th September on the subject of the forthcoming book she has co-edited: Dalit Women: Vanguard of an alternative politics
Co-edited by S. Anandhi and Karin Kapadia (CSASP Associate)
To be published by Routledge UK and Routledge India in early 2017.
The School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies (SIAS) is proud to announce the launch of a new and distinctive DPhil in Area Studies to complement its existing world-renowned master’s programmes. Applications for our doctorate will be accepted from September 1st 2016, for entry in October 2017.
We are all extremely proud of Bhavya Bishnoi who has earned his Oxford Blue in the record-breaking University cricket team 2015-16.
We are delighted to announce that the winner of this year's Barbara Harriss-White prize for the best dissertation is Kathiravan Muthu.
Dr George Kunnath recently organised a one-day international conference exploring the contemporary manifestations of caste in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh, and their diasporas in the UK, with the keynote address given by Professor David Mosse (SOAS).
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.
Congratulations to Ms Ilma Afroz, MSc in Contemporary India alumna 2011-12 who will join UNORCID as an intern in March. Ilma will be supporting the pilot province office in Palangkaraya in Central Kalimantan.
More information about UNORCID
CSASP Associate Shapan Adnan publishes paper 'Land grabs and primitive accumulation in deltaic Bangladesh: interactions between neoliberal globalization, state interventions, power relations and peasant resistance'
An article on our current research project, Resources, greenhouse gases, technology and jobs in India's informal economy the case of rice led by Professor Barbara Harriss-White was published recently on Climate News Network.
India’s climate change challenge
2009-10 Alumnus and CSASP Associate Raphael Susewind has recently published his first monograph entitled: Being Muslim and Working for Peace. Ambivalence and Ambiguity in Gujarat. New Delhi: Sage, 2013.
Two student societies, Oxford University Lawyers without Borders and Oxford University Women for Women International, are co-screening “It’s A Girl: The Three Deadliest Words in the World”.