News & Announcements

Richard Salomon Awarded University Professorship

Richard G. Salomon, Professor of Sanskrit and Buddhist Studies, was selected as the holder of the Willliam P. and Ruth Gerberding University Professorship, effective July 1, 2015. The professorship, named in honor of William P. Gerberding (1929-2014), who served as the 27th president of the University of Washington from 1979 to 1995... Continue reading

Position Announcement: Assistant Professor- Chinese Linguistics

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, Department of Asian Languages and Literature, University of Washington, Seattle, beginning Autumn, 2016. A tenure-track appointment is intended in the area of Chinese linguistics, with a specialization in second language acquisition or a related subfield. Applicants must have a Ph.D.... Continue reading

New book by Professor Heidi Rika Maria Pauwels

Professor Heidi Rika Maria Pauwels' book is titled Cultural Exchange in Eighteenth-Century India: Poetry and Paintings from Kishangarh. This book studies the hybrid intellectual culture of the eighteenth-century late-Mughal India, tracing the circulation of poetic and art styles between cosmopolitan Delhi and provincial centers.  It... Continue reading

Events of Interest

Oct 9
Oct 16
Julia Adeney Thomas, University of Notre Dame
The Historian's Task in the Anthropocene
3:30pm - Allen Auditorium (Allen Library North)


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