The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowships for Assistant Professors
Field of Study
Early Modern Chinese and East Asian History
University of Montana
Eric Schluessel’s work explores the social and cultural history of China and Central Asia in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. His project at IAS focuses on how transregional Chinese and South Asian merchant networks shaped regional material culture in Xinjiang (Eastern Turkestan) at the turn of the century.
Dates at IAS
School of Historical Studies