December 14, 2018
The Mittal Institute Newsletter
The Mittal Institute engages in interdisciplinary research to advance and deepen the understanding of critical issues of South Asia and its relationship to the world. Our weekly newsletter highlights the work of the institute and its affiliates.
If you have a business idea that could have a positive impact on India or Pakistan, and one of your team is a current Harvard student, enter the Seed for Change competition NOW for a chance to secure up to $40,000 to fund your project.
Samsul Alam Helal is a photographer from Dhaka, Bangladesh, who aims to capture the challenges of such relationships in his home city. He has spent the fall of 2018 in Cambridge as a Visiting Artist Fellow at the Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute.
Samantha Power, the former ambassador to the UN, sat down with the former leader of Amnesty International, The Mittal Institute Research Affiliate Salil Shetty at Harvard Kennedy School , to make the case for human rights "in the age of Facebook, a rising China, and democratic uncertainty".
We are seeking an experienced administrator to join us as assistant director. The successful candidate will assume responsibility for a wide range of the institute's functions and report to the executive director.
We invite applications for a research fellow to work with Professor Conor Walsh at the Harvard Biodesign Lab. Renumeration for this position is approximately Rs 33 lakh ($47k) per annum.

Deadline: December 16, 2018