Congratulations to Parastou Saberi!

1 October 2018

Congratulations to Parastou Saberi!

We are pleased to announce that Parastou Saberi, BCUS postdoctoral researcher, is among the 12 recipients of the 2018 Rutherford Early Career Fellowship at the University of Warwick (United Kingdom). She was nominated by Professor Stuart Elden and will spend three months (October-December 2018) working on her research at the Department of Politics & International Studies. https://warwick.ac.uk/global/partnerships/news/early_career_researchers/

Early Career Researchers awarded fellowships at Warwick Warwick is determined to be a leading global university, building connections with individuals and institutions who see the world as a place that can be transformed by learning and working together.

Also, Parastou Saberi and Tyler Wall (University of Tennessee, Knoxville) are among the four recipient groups of the prestigious Antipode Foundation International Workshop Award 2018 for their proposed workshop, "Policing Rage in the Urban Age of Crises and Extremes". The workshop will take place at the University of Tennessee (Knoxville) in April 2019. https://antipodefoundation.org/2018/08/10/sapa-and-iwa-2018-recipients/  Antipode Foundation Scholar-Activist Project and ...antipodefoundation.org  Antipode Foundation Scholar-Activist Project and International Workshop Awards – 2017/18 recipients. As many will know, Antipode: A Radical Journal of Geography is owned by the Antipode Foundation, a charity registered here in the UK.The Foundation grants an exclusive right to publish the journal to Wiley, and the surplus received is reinvested in the wider critical geography community.