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Director’s Book Forum: The Right Spouse: Preferential Marriages in Tamil Nadu
Clark-Decès presents readers with a focused anthropology of Tamil, a waning marriage system: its past, present and dwindling future.
EBOLA and Global Health Diplomacy
Jimmy Kolker Ambassador Jimmy Kolker is the assistant secretary for Global Affairs at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
2015 PIIRS Global Seminars
Six PIIRS Global Seminars will be offered in 2015: in Vienna, Austria; Santiago, Chile; Berlin, Germany; Thessaloniki, Greece; Kyoto, Japan; and Windhoek, Namibia.
Democratic Dynasties: Parties and the Dynastic Advantage in Indian Elections
Kanchan Chandra is a professor
of politics at New York University
who works on questions of ethnicity,
democracy, violence, clientelism,
party politics and the politics of
South Asia.
PIIRS invites applications for postdoctoral teaching fellowships
The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) invites applications for 1-3 postdoctoral teaching fellowships, beginning September 1, 2015.
Princeton in Dar es Salaam
The Princeton in Dar es Salaam Kiswahili is a summer study abroad program designed in the spirit of Princeton University’s commitment to providing high quality opportunities that allow its undergraduates to encounter firsthand the peoples, culture, and contemporary concerns of other regions of the world.
New PIIRS Research Initiatives: Call for Proposals
The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies(PIIRS) is soliciting proposals from Princeton faculty for funding new research initiatives in international and regional studies.
Call for applications to the Fung Global Fellows Program
Princeton University is pleased to announce the call for applications to the Fung
Global Fellows Program at the Princeton Institute for International and
Regional Studies (PIIRS). Each year the program selects six scholars from
around the world to be in residence at Princeton for an academic year and to
engage in research and discussion around a common theme.
“Empires” Research Community Invites Applications for Postdoctoral Position
The PIIRS Research Community on “Empires: Domination Collaboration and Resistance” invites applications for one postdoctoral research associate position for the 2015–16 academic year.
PIIRS Invites Applications for World Politics Fellowship
PIIRS invites applications for a World Politics visiting scholar for the 2015–16 academic year. The position is sponsored by the Institute’s scholarly journal World Politics and is intended to foster research and writing suitable for publication in the journal.

Spring 2014 PIIRS News

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