Short-Term Fellowships for the Academic Year July 2022-June 2023 at ICAS:MP

The M.S. Merian – R. Tagore International Centre of Advanced Studies “Metamorphoses of the Political: Comparative Perspectives on the Long Twentieth Century” (ICAS:MP), a project under the aegis of the Max Weber Forum for South Asian Studies, advertises multiple fellowships for the academic year July 2022-June 2023.

ICAS:MP is funded by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and has its main location in New Delhi, India, though the research conducted at the centre is not restricted to India and South Asia. It offers fellowships for senior researchers and a smaller number of outstanding postdoctoral scholars who work on at least one of the ICAS:MP research themes (TM=Thematic Modules).

Thematic Modules of ICAS:MP which offer Fellowships in 2022/2023:

TM1: History as a Political Category
TM3: Critiques and Renewals of Democracy
TM4: Normative Conflicts and Transformations
TM5: The Challenge of Gender
TM6: Political Economy of Growth and Distribution
TM7: Media and the Constitution of the Political

Application Details and Fellowship Terms & Conditions:

The fellowships are open to applicants of all nationalities. They particularly welcome applicants based at German and Indian academic institutions. Interested scholars from related social sciences and humanities disciplines working on thematic fields relevant to ICAS:MP are invited to apply. The research project must be related to the research programme of a thematic module and to the broader ICAS:MP research agenda.

Deadline and more information

For detailed module descriptions please consult the website of ICAS:MP

Send your application by email to Tanya Bansal

Deadline: 30.09.2021

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