Robert Phillips

Robert Phillips

Lecturer and Language Coordinator of Hindi-Urdu

Office: S-304B Callaway Center

Phone: 404.712.9934


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Curriculum Vitae

Robert Phillips received a BA in History from Davidson College and an MA and PhD in Languages and Cultures of Asia from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  His dissertation was titled "Garden of Endless Blossoms:  Urdu Ramayans of the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century."  Before joining Emory in 2008, Robert was Lecturer in Hindi-Urdu Language and Literature at North Carolina State University (2007) and taught Urdu at the South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI) (2003-06) and in the Department of Languages and Cultures of Asia at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2004).  His teaching and research interests include South Asian literary culture, translation studies, and Hindi-Urdu language pedagogy.