A.T. Steele Faculty Grant

AT Steele Faculty Grant

The Center for Asian Research administers the A.T. Steele Faculty Travel Grant with which ASU faculty can fund their travel to Asia for research. The Center for Asian Research invites competitive proposals for faculty travel to Asia up to $4,000 each. In the past two years, the Center has awarded 11 grants, supported through the Center’s A.T. Steele Endowment.

You may read the awardees’ project abstracts by clicking on their name and title.

2018 RECIPIENTS OF THE A. T. STEELE FACULTY TRAVEL GRANT

  • Dr. Huaiyu Chen, Associate Professor, School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies- Buddhist Monumentality and Its Paradox: The Rise and Fall of Stone Lanterns in Medieval China
  • Dr. Heewon Kim, Assistant Professor, Hugh Downs School of Human Communication- Unleashing Voices through Anonymous Communication: Power Disparities, Workplace Freedom of Speech, and Organizational Dissent in South Korea
  • Dr. Aaron Moore, Associate Professor, Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies- Engineering Development: The Cold War and Japanese Post-colonial Power in Asia
  • Dr. Indulata Prasad, Assistant Professor, School of Social Transformation, Women and Gender Studies- Vahini Activists and their Involvement in the Bodhgaya Land Movement


2016 RECIPIENTS OF THE A. T. STEELE FACULTY TRAVEL GRANT


2015 RECIPIENTS OF THE A. T. STEELE FACULTY TRAVEL GRANT


2014 RECIPIENTS OF THE A. T. STEELE FACULTY TRAVEL GRANT

  • Professor James Eder “Converting to Islam in the Christian Philippines: Some Motives and Consequences”
  • Professor James Rush “Faith vs. Poverty: Tony Meloto and Gawad Kalinga”


2013 RECIPIENTS OF THE A. T. STEELE FACULTY TRAVEL GRANT

  • Professor Wei Li “Chinese Diaspora: Return and Onward Migrations and Their Impacts”
  • Professor Aaron Moore “Technologies of Asian Development:” Japan’s Overseas Technical Assistance Projects, 1945-1975”
  • Professor Megha Budruk “Understanding visitors at a World Heritage Site:  The Kaas Plateau in India”


 2012 RECIPIENTS OF THE A. T. STEELE FACULTY TRAVEL GRANT


2011 RECIPIENTS OF THE A. T. STEELE FACULTY TRAVEL GRANT