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2011.05.23 - Alison Hardie: Appointment at Dumbarton Oaks

posted 23 May 2011, 08:02 by Web Admins ‎(Ben Caesar)‎   [ updated 10 Oct 2014, 02:22 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎ ]

Dr Alison Hardie, a specialist in Chinese garden design and social uses of gardens in early modern China and WREAC core researcher based at the Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Leeds, has accepted an invitation to join the committee of Senior Fellows in Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks, for a three-year term beginning in July this year. Dumbarton Oaks is a research institute in Washington, DC, belonging to Harvard University. The committee consists of six appointed Senior Fellows and the Director of Garden & Landscape Studies. Meeting twice a year, it advises the Director of Dumbarton Oaks on the programme, and assesses applications for fellowships and project support (see www.doaks.org).