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Agarwal, Dr. Amya

a.agarwal [at] sheffield.ac.uk
+49 761 88878-22
Gender- und Konfliktforschung im Globalen Süden
Regionale Schwerpunkte:
South Asia
Seit Februar 2024
University of Sheffield, Department of Politics and International Relations, Lecturer in International Relations
Sept 2021 – Jan 2024
Arnold Bergstraesser Institut (ABI), Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin
Seit April 2021
Centre for Global Cooperation Research, Duisburg, Associate Fellow
Dec 2019 – Mar 2021
Centre for Global Cooperation Research, Duisburg, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
July 2017 – Nov 2019
Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi, Assistant Professor
Jan 2018 – May 2018
Department of International Relations, South Asian University, Guest Faculty
July 2016-Dec 2016
Department of Political Science, University of Delhi, Guest Lecturer
Mar 2010 – Feb 2014
University Teaching Assistant, Department of Political Science, University of Delhi
PhD, Fachbereich Politikwissenschaft, University of Delhi, Period includes maternity leave
MPhil in Politikwissenschaft, University of Delhi
MA in Politikwissenschaft, Lady Shriram College, University of Delhi
BA Integrated (Economics and Political Science), Lady Shriram College, University of Delhi
Zusätzliche Infos:


Research Partner in the project “Sexual Violence Along the War and Peace Continuum” funded by the Swedish Research Council UForsk, 2019-2023 (with Swati Parashar, Maria Eriksson Baaz and Maria Stern)

Co-editing Proposed Special Issue “People like Us? – Crafting Emotional Proximity and Distance in World Politics” (with Christine Unrau and Simon Koschut)


Elected member-at-large, Feminist Theory and Gender Section (FTGS), International Studies Association (ISA)



Ausgewählte Vorträge

‘The Relevance of Love, Care and Pray in Conflict Research’, Conflict Research Society, September 9, 2021

‘Murals of Grieving Mothers and Graffiti Exchanges in the Kashmiri Resistance’ BISA Roundtable ‘Visuality and Emotions in International Politics’ June 22, 2021

‘Entangled Imaginaries and Bonds of Shared Pain in Resistance’ Millennium Conference, October 24, 2020


Aktuelle Veröffentlichungen

(2022) "Contesting Masculinities and Women’s Agency in Kashmir", Men and Masculinities series, Rowman and Littlefield Publishers.

(2021) “Going Beyond the Add-and-Stir Critique: Tracing Masculinist Legacies of Performative State”, Uluslararasi Iliskiler, Vol. 18, No. 70, pp. 63-83.

(2019) “Fixing Ruptured Masculinities: Reflections from Kashmir” E-International Relations https://www.e-ir.info/2019/02/26/fixing-ruptured-masculinities-reflections-from-kashmir/

(2018) “Mothers Shaping Masculine Ideals of Mujahid in the Kashmiri Resistance”, International Feminist Journal of Politics, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 654-656.