CSC

Cultural Studies Cell

Introduction

About us

The Cultural Studies Cell (CSC) established in 2020 is an inter-disciplinary cell for practice-based research in the Arts and Humanities. It attempts to bridge the gap between theory and practice through research that actively engages with public institutions, cultural policy and civil society.  It aspires to engage with communities outside the formal university education system and extend the impact of research. The CSC will be in incubation mode for a year, during which time its scope and activities will be developed under the guidance of an Advisory Committee, appointed by the Registrar.

 

Objective

  • Establish CHRIST University as a leading site for practice-based research in the Arts and Humanities. 
  • Support inter-disciplinary doctoral, postdoctoral and independent research projects and build a vibrant intellectual environment.
  • Extend the impact of research beyond academia through public events workshops, and exhibitions, and short-term certificate courses. 
  • Develop a strong academic network with universities and research institutions across South and East Asia.
  • Leverage and contribute to developing the cultural ecosystem in the country, through projects situated in live sites and public institutions. 
  • Provide necessary support to the MA and PhD programmes in Cultural Studies.

 

Members

Faculty from across different Schools and Departments as well as Cultural Studies PhD scholars, postdoctoral researchers, and research fellows may be affiliate members of the CSC.

CHRIST

(Deemed to be University)

Hosur Road, Bengaluru - 560029,
Karnataka, India

Tel: +91 804012 9100 / 9600

Fax: 40129000

Email: mail@christuniversity.in

Web: http://www. christuniversity.in

Vision

EXCELLENCE AND SERVICE

Mission

CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is a nurturing ground for an individual's holistic development to make effective contribution to the society in a dynamic environment.

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