BGC Fellowship in Islamic Arts and Material Culture

About: A two-year postdoctoral fellowship for an emerging scholar with a broad background in Islamic art, archaeology, and cultural history. The fellow teaches two courses per year—one on objects and their contexts, the other on a subject related to his/her research interests. The fellow also organizes and chairs a symposium and other special academic events in our Trehan Series in Islamic Art and Material Culture.

Information about applying: The next application period for the BGC Fellowship in Islamic Arts and Material Culture will be in the fall of 2015 for a fellowship to commence in the fall of 2016.

Current and past fellows include:

Rachel Parikh (Fall 2014-Summer 2016)

Abigail Balbale (Fall 2012 – Summer 2014)
Symposium: Objects and Power: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Medieval Islamic Material Culture, April 11, 2014


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