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St Petersburg 2018 - Call for Papers

DEADLINE UPDATE:
Due to requests from participants we would like to announce that the final deadline for submitting your CV and abstract for the fifth meeting of the International Seminar of Young Tibetologists is going to be extended till August 21st 2017. Please note that abstracts which exceed 300 words will not be taken into consideration and make sure that your submission is completed according to the recently updated guidelines. For all details please download the pdf New Deadline

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ཚོགས་བཅར་བའི་འབོད་བསྐུལ་བྱས་པར་བརྟེན་ནས་ལོ་རྒྱུས་དང་དཔྱད་རྩོམ་སྙིང་དོན་འབུལ་ཡག་གི་དུས་བཅད་ཕྱིར་འགྱངས་ཀྱི་ཡོད་རེད། ད་ལྟ་སྤྱི་ལོ་༢༠༡༧ ཟླ་༨ ཚེས་༢༡ འགྱངས་མེད་ཁྱེད་རྣམ་པས་རང་ཉིད་ཀྱི་ལོ་རྒྱུས་དང་དཔྱད་རྩོམ་སྙིང་དོན་ངེས་པར་དུ་འབུལ་ལམ་ཞུས་ཚར་དགོས། དཔྱད་རྩོམ་སྙིང་དོན་དེ་ནང་ཡིག་འབྲུ་༣༠༠ ལས་བརྒལ་ཚེ་སྙན་ཞུ་རྩི་མེད་ཡིན་པས་དམིགས་བསལ་ཐུགས་གནང་དགོས་པ་གལ་ཆེ། གཞན་ཡང་རང་ཉིད་ཀྱི་ལོ་རྒྱུས་དང་དཔྱད་རྩོམ་སྙིང་དོན་འབུལ་ཚེ་ལམ་སྟོན་གསར་པའི་རྗེས་སུ་འབྲང་རོགས་གནང།
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Download the call for papers both in English and བོད་ཡིག

The fifth meeting of the International Seminar of Young Tibetologists will be held in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, from the 3rd to the 7th of September, 2018. The conveners of the Seminar invite you to submit your abstract (max. 300 words) and CV.

Registration Process:

Registration on the EasyChair website will be possible from June 1st 2017 (https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=isyt2018). You will first need to create an EasyChair account in order to submit your abstract and CV. Please download the How-tos both in English and བོད་ཡིག for the registration and submission process here Those participants who previously had an EasyChair account can update the account information, if necessary, and use it for the ISYT 2018 registration.

The deadline for submitting your CV and abstract is the 1st of August, 2017. Please note that abstracts which exceed 300 words will not be taken into consideration.

Your submission will undergo a thorough review process, after which the conveners will notify you of the outcome. You will receive this notification by email by the end of November 2017

Your submission will undergo a thorough review process, after which the conveners will notify you of the outcome. You will receive this notification by email by the beginning of November 2017.

Required Qualifications:

No more than six years have passed since your final degree.
or
No more than six years have passed since your first academic appointment.
If these guidelines are unclear in any way, or not applicable to your situation, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Masters students who, at the time of the Seminar, will have graduated, are required to provide a letter of recommendation from their supervisor.

Participants:

Participants are generally required to present a paper. Papers will be subjected to a time limit of 30 minutes (including 10 minutes for questions) and may be presented in English or Tibetan. All papers should present the results of original research and should be based on the use of primary sources. Participants should not present papers that have been read at other conferences or published elsewhere.
We regret to inform you that we will probably only be able to support a very limited number of Tibetan applicants from the PRC and South Asia. Please let us know if you think you will need funding for your participation in the ISYT 2018 conference.

Observers:

We will be accepting a limited number of observers (reduced fee).
Please email us at isyt2018@spbu.ru and attach a short introduction of yourself as well as a CV.

If you have any questions contact us via isyt2018@spbu.ru.
We are looking forward to receiving your abstracts and are welcoming you to Saint-Petersburg!

The organizing committee of ISYT 2018 St Petersburg

Please download the How-tos in English and བོད་ཡིག for the registration and submission process here