Anar Ahmadov awarded fellowship at Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
Anar Ahmadov, Assistant Professor of Political Economy at LUC, has been awarded NIAS Individual Fellowship by the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS-KNAW).
Ahmadov will spend five months at NIAS in Amsterdam in the academic year 2020/21. The fellowship will allow him to work on his project "Explaining "Petriarchy": Historicising the Relations between Islam, Oil, and Women’s Rights." Anar will become part of a carefully selected international community of about sixty scholars, artists and writers. The success rate of NIAS fellowships is about ten percent.
NIAS - one of the institutes of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) –provides a physical and intellectual space for advanced research in the humanities and social sciences that is driven by curiosity and cross-discipline collaboration. It offers temporary fellowships to international and Dutch scholars. NIAS is located in Amsterdam.