Asia

Fall 2016 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Jack Chen (Chinese Literature) This workshop will bring together humanities scholars working on information management (the process an

Spring 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Chenyu Wang(Education) In this project, I aim to provide a sustained ethnographic account of how students from China attend

Dorothy Wong, Professor of Art and Director, East Asia Center

Spring 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Swati Chawla(History) How have five decades of exile shaped the ideas of belonging, (up)rootedness, and religious tradition

Fall 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Swati Chawla(History) Since the Fourteenth Dalai Lama escaped into India in 1959, three generations of Tibetans have cultivat

Spring 2017 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Swati Chawla (History) My work approaches Tibetan migration to India in the second half of the twentieth century through th

Spring 2017 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Jennifer Hsiaw (Architecture) This project will investigate the impact of high-tech corporate construction on urban and sub

Fall 2017 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Xiaoyuan Liu (History) Mr.

A three-day festival of documentaries from India, accompanied by discussions to encourage building communities of conversation across schools, departments and the Charlottesville

Spring 2018 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Elena Grissom (Politics) As part of the field research for my master's thesis in Comparative Politics, I will be traveling

Fall 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Xinyan Peng (Anthropology) As an anthropology Ph.D.

Fall 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Fauzia Husain (Sociology) This research examines the recent induction of women in a hybrid police-military commando-training

Gaurav Giri and Balashankar Mulloth (Chemical Engineering and Public Policy)
 
The air pollution in Nepal and specifically in the capital, Kathmandu, has been des

Spring 2016 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Ricardo Padrón (Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese) This project explores the role of the Spanish Manila in the birth of today's glob

Fall 2019 Grant Recipient

Chad R. Diehl (History)

Fall 2017 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Farzaneh Milani (Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures The MESALC Spring SymposiumEnvisioning 21st Century Middle

Nomi Dave, Assistant Professor (Critical & Comparative Studies) and Rachel Wahl, Assistant Professor (Curry)

Jessica Gephart (Environmental Science),"The Current and Future Water Footprint of Fisheries" Fares Karam (Education),"Multilingualism and Identity: The L

Saad Quasem, PhD Candidate (Anthropology)

Deborah Lawrence, Professor of Environmental Science, will include an undergraduate student in an ongoing research project between UVa and the Center for International Forestry Res

Fall 2016 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Matthew Burtner (Music) The Global Ecoacoustics Project is a collaborative global initiative between the University of Virginia, and i

Fall 2015 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Mehr Afshan Farooqi(Middle Eastern & South Asian Languages & Cultures) Beginning in 2006, with the Jaipur Li

Spring 2017 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Nomi Dave (Music) This project is a year-long Improvisation Workshop, exploring social / aesthetic improvisation through a focus on

Gary Koenig, Associate Professor (Chemical Engineering)

Spring 2016 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Samuel Henry Plapinger (Politics) My dissertation investigates the topic of insurgent organizational effectiveness in civil