Negotiating with state, employers and family: Burmese Gorkha Women Migrant Domestic Workers in Bangkok – PhD Colloquium

Ph.D. Colloquium Date: 27th April 2022Time: 15:00 – 16:00 (Bangkok Time/GMT+0700)Venue: ZOOM Online Presenter: Veena Nagarajan, PhD, GDSModerator: Phonedalom Bounkham, PhD, DPMI DDS is organizing our monthly Ph.D. Colloquium on 27th April (Wed) from 15:00 (Bangkok Time) via ZOOM. This is a forum where Ph.D. students share their work and engage in discussions on various emerging issues in Read more…

Students of Gender, Enterprise and Organization class had a joint session with Nagoya University of Foreign Studies students

On 17 November 2021, students of Gender, Enterprise and Organization class had a joint session with Nagoya University of Foreign Studies students. The students were divided into five groups. AIT students gave presentations on the topics that they have learned in class, and facilitated discussion with the Nagoya students. Presenting and facilitating discussion on topics to external undergraduate students allowed AIT students to develop deeper understanding of the issues discussed in class.

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DAAD Scholarship for Fall 2022 Semester Intake at Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

DAAD Scholarship at AIT is Funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

Application Deadline for August 2022 Intake: December 1st, 2021

For this scholarship, applicants need to apply for one of the following programs under the Department of Development and Sustainability, School of Environment, Resources and Development to be eligible for this scholarship. Please select your academic program carefully when applying for the admission AIT system.

  • Development Planning Management and Innovation (DPMI)
  • Gender and Development Studies (GDS)
  • Natural Resources Management (NRM)

Note: Please contact our staff if you are not sure about which program to apply for.

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DDS is hiring: Faculty Position in Gender and Development Studies

Applications are invited from dynamic individuals for a direct-hire full-time faculty position at an Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Gender and Development Studies (GDS) in the Department of Development and Sustainability(DDS), School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand.

Rank: Assistant/Associate Professor, depending on qualifications and experience.
Location: Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand.

Application Deadline: 30th September 2021
Expected to Join the Insitute: January 2022

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Meeting with the Canadian Embassy

The three certificate students, who completed their study in May 2021, met with Ms. Maria C. Ramirez Serrano, the first secretary (cooperation) of the Embassy of Canada in Yangon, Myanmar by zoom on 18 May 2021. The students shared their experience at AIT with Ms. Serrano.