Vacancies: Doctoral Research Fellowships

Where: University of Oslo Application deadline: October 15, 2020 Three Doctoral Research Fellowships are available at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo. The department covers various East Asian, South Asian and Middle East Studies, as well as the the study of religion, cultural history and museology, and environmental humanities. The…

CfP: Art, History and Culture of the Nanzhao and Dali Kingdoms

Deadline: 31st January 2021 The International Research Centre for the History and Culture of Nanzhao and Dali Kingdoms (IRC) now invites individual papers, academic comments or topical discussions relating to the Nanzhao-Dali period for a forthcoming edited book, Art, History and Culture of the Nanzhao and Dali Kingdoms . In November 2019, the IRC was…

Research Grants: Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

Application deadline September 30, 2020 Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin invites international researchers to apply for a research grant in 2021 within the framework of the Grant Programme of the Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz The scholarships are available for research in Berlin with the extensive collections of Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, such as the holdings of the East Asia…

Vacancy: Assistant Curator Asia, World Cultures

Position: Assistant Curator Asia, World Cultures Level: Collections Care/Conservation Job Type: Permanent Deadline: 09 August 2020, 23:59 Location: National Museum Of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh, UK You will work across the respective collection supporting the delivery of our strategic priority projects, loans, exhibitions and digitisation programmes. With a degree in a related subject (anthropology, archaeology,…

CfA: Visual Materials in Chinese Local Gazetteers

Where? The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG), Berlin (Department III: Artefacts, Action, Knowledge) Deadline for applications: 15 September 2020 Prof. Dr. Dagmar Schäfer) invites applications for the Research Workshop and Conference: Visual Materials in Chinese Local Gazetteers: invitation is for up to 12 scholars. Successful applicants will be invited to two…

Webinar: Envisioning East Asian Art History

When? Friday 31 July, 11 AM-1 PM EST (8-11 PST, 4-6 PM UK, 11-1 AM SGT) In an unprecedented year, 2020 will also see the publication of an exceptionally diverse and wide-ranging list of books on East Asian art history. Please join us for “Envisioning East Asian Art History: 20 Books in 2020,” and meet…

CfA: Join the DECR Committee

The Committee of DECR (Doctoral and Early Career Research Network with the Association For Art History) is looking for applications for new members to join the committee. Deadline for applications is Fri 14 August, 2020. Please send the filled in 2020 DECR Network Project Board Application Form form to DECR@forarthistory.org.uk. The DECR Committee aims to…

China Studies Post-doctoral Fellowship

The China Studies Post-doctoral Fellowship, offered jointly by Ashoka University and the Harvard-Yenching Institute (HYI) for recent PhDs in China Studies, is an opportunity for postdoctoral researchers to conduct a two-year study on China, extendable pending review and approval, under the guidance of established scholars and professors while teaching at top Indian universities. The fully-funded…

EURICS, the European Institute of Chinese Studies

Institute of Advanced Studies, EURICS, the European Institute of Chinese Studies was founded last year at the initiative of President Emmanuel Macron. EURICS is now looking for fellows for the coming academic year! For the fall semester of 2020 (September-December): application deadline is 20 July 2020 For the spring semester of 2021 (Jan-July): application deadline…

CfP: Then and Now: Collecting Art and Exhibiting Cultures in Asia Conference

When? 24-25 March 2021 Where? Lingnan University in Hong Kong Deadline of proposal submissions: 23 November 2020 As a mega-region steering the global order, Asia has witnessed a phenomenal expansion of museums and art infrastructure in recent decades. The Then and Now: Collecting Art and Exhibiting Cultures in Asia conference focuses on the studies of…

Vacancies: Hong Kong Palace Museum

The Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM) is a dedicated museum that showcases the exquisite artefacts from Palace Museum’s collections and collaborates with other museums in research, exhibitions, education and public programmes. The museum comprises 7 600 square metres of gallery space for standing and special exhibitions on Palace Museum’s collections of paintings, calligraphy, antiquities and…