Visiting Scholars

The Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit hosts international scholars with interests in the region, and welcomes applications from scholars from universities in the region to its Sigrid Rausing Scholarly Exchange scheme. Applications are also considered from self funded scholars.

Michaelmas Term 2017

We welcome the following visiting scholars this term –

October 2016 – November 2018: Sören Urbansky, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich
‘Faces of Fear – Anti-Asian sentiments in a global perspective’

September  2017 – August 2018: Chen Xiangjun, South-Central University for Nationalities (SCUN), Hubei province, China
‘Nomadic Society of the Altai Steppes: Environmental and Visual Anthropology’

October  2017 – October 2018: Uranchimeg Ujeed
‘Mongolian Spiritual Culture including Buddhism, shamanism, popular beliefs and folklore’ Research project: ‘Becoming shamans to be healed – Self healing practices in Horchin Mongolian shamanism in contemporary China’

November 2017 – May 2018: Shanshan Liu, Institute of Chinese Borderland Studies, CASS, Beijing, China
‘A Study of Modern British Research on Xinjiang’