Author Archives: Jennifer Edmond

About Jennifer Edmond

Dr Jennifer Edmond, is the Director of Strategic Projects in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Trinity College Dublin. Trained as a scholar of German literature, Jennifer is mostly engaged professionally with the investigation of knowledge exchange and collaboration in Humanities research and in particular the impact of technology on these processes.

Report on the Secondment of Prof Archana Upadhyay of Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

  As a part of the European Union Project on Cultural Trauma ( SpeCTReSS) related research, I was on secondment in the University of Tartu ( Tartu Ulikool) from 1st September 2016 to 31 October 2016. During the period of … Continue reading

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Ida Balwierz: JU SPECTRESS Fellow in São Paulo

I spent five fantastic, intense, inspiring, fruitful, and eventful months (May–October 2017) in São Paulo. I also had an opportunity to conduct research on the topic of the Arab diaspora in Brazil, to meet the wonderful inhabitants of that country, … Continue reading

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Saugata Bhaduri: JNU Spectress Fellow at JU, Kraków, Poland

The Spectress Project offered me the great opportunity of spending one and a half months on secondment to the Centre for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland, from November 16 to December 31, 2017. Though I … Continue reading

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Aleksandra Szczepan: JU SPECTRESS Fellow at São Paulo

  I spent 2.5 months (August–October 2017) in São Paulo as a SPeCTReSS scholar, based at USP’s FFLCH – School of Philosophy, Literature and Human Sciences, under the caring and inspiring supervision of Prof. Laura Patrícia Zuntini de Izarra. The … Continue reading

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Tomasz Bilczewski: JU SPECTRESS Fellow at Yale University, New Haven

My stay at the Center for Cultural Sociology at Yale University came during the summer and fall of 2017 (25 July – 15 November). Although the campus was in vacation mode, all the university libraries were still open. My daily … Continue reading

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Prof. Sucheta Mahajan: JNU SPECTRESS Fellow at TCD, May-August 2016

My association with the SPeCTReSS project goes back to when a group of universities, including JNU, my university, came up with this extremely innovative project. I was one of the original members. Later I was awarded a secondment at the … Continue reading

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Gabriel Borowski: JU SPECTRESS Fellow at São Paulo

The SPECTRESS network supported my research at the University of São Paulo, Brazil, in August and September 2017. As I work at the Department of Portuguese and Translation Studies, Jagiellonian University, where I explore and teach Lusophone literature and literary … Continue reading

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