UW-M Faculty Awarded Fulbright to introduce fieldwork methods in Calicut, India

Arijit Sen, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Arijit Sen, an associate professor of architecture at UWM, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award in Architecture for the 2020-2021 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Sen will lecture at the Department of Architecture, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Kerala in India as part of his Urban Field School project. The project will introduce students to methods of architectural and public history fieldwork developed at the Buildings-Landscapes-Cultures Field School in Milwaukee.
Using digital technology, collaborative ethnography, and architectural field documentation Sen will work with students and scholars at NIT to develop a curriculum around vernacular architecture documentation and community engagement in Calicut, India.

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