Postdoctoral fellowship in Early Modern Indo-Persian Astronomy

The project Changing Episteme in Early Modern Sanskrit Astronomy (CEEMSA, funded by the Gerda Henkel Stiftung, Grant Number: AZ 21/F/21, hosted by CSIS, Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier (ToRS), University of Copenhagen, Denmark) is offering a one year postdoctoral fellowship (to begin no later than 1 September 2022) to study Indo-Persian astronomical texts from early modern Mughal India. The position is remotely based, i.e., the postdoctoral fellow need not relocate to Denmark and may continue to work from their country of residence; however, the appointment requires a commitment from the fellow to be available to meet regularly (via zoom) for up to several hours a week. The details of the fellowship (including the desired qualifications, fellowship amount, and application procedure) can be found at the

Please contact the Project PI, Dr Anuj Misra ( for any further information about the project or the appointment process.

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