Front desk, Merida English Language Library (MELL), Merida, Mexico, 2009
Student worker, Library preservations, archives and special collections, Shadek-Fackenthal Library, Franklin & Marshall, Lancaster, PA, 2000-2004
Curator, Exhibit of WWI posters in the Dana Gallery of the Phillips Museum Art at Franklin & Marshall, Lancaster, PA, 2002
Bengali, English, Spanish, Hindi
Honors and Awards
Award for Excellence in Teaching, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, 2013.
Goldman Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching, Carnegie Mellon University, 2012.
Junior Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 2005.
Undergraduate Research Award, American Academy of Political and Social Science, 2005.
The Frederick C. Schaeffer Prize in History, F&M, Spring 2004.
The Paul A. Mueller Summer Travel Award, F&M, Spring 2002.
The William Toth Memorial History Prize, F&M, Spring 2002.
Phi Beta Kappa, Spring 2004.
Phi Alpha Theta (International History Honors Society), Spring 2002.
Pi Gamma Mu (International Social Science Honor Society), Spring 2003.
History Non-teaching Departmental Fellowship, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, Fall 2011.
Graduate Small Project Help Funding (GuSH), Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2011.
Research year abroad departmental fellowship, Department of History, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2009.
Susan Householder Van Horn Scholarship, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2009.
Global Scholarship, Franklin & Marshall College, 2000-2004.
Introduction to World History, IIT-Mandi, Spring 2013.
Research Methodology, IIT Mandi, Spring 2013.
Tribal India, Indigenous Latin America, IIT-Mandi, Fall 2012.
Indigenous Perspectives on Latin American History, CMU, Spring 2012.
Dutt, Rajeshwari, Crossing Over: Caciques, Indigenous Politics and the Vecino World in Caste War Yucatán, Ethnohistory, Duke University Press (forthcoming).
Dasgupta, Rajeshwari (2008). Honor in Early Spanish America: A Case Study of Conquistadores in Sixteenth Century Tucumán. Hispanic Horizon, 26, 123-153.
Dasgupta, Rajeshwari (2006). Towards the "new man": revolutionary youth and rural agency in the Naxalite movement. Economic and Political Weekly, 41(19).
Dutt, Rajeshwari, “Webs of Power: Cacique Politicization in Post-Independence Yucatán”, Latin American Studies Association Congress, Washington D.C., June 1, 2013 (upcoming).
Dutt, Rajeshwari, “Becoming Political: Mayan Caciques in Early National Yucatán”, Plenary talk (via skype) in Yucatan in PA Roundtable Conference at University of Pennsylvania, Philadephia, March 1, 2013.
Dutt, Rajeshwari. “Crossing Over: Caciques, Indigenous Politics and the “Vecino” World in Caste War Yucatan” in Department of History Graduate Forum, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, April 1, 2011.
Dutt, Rajeshwari. “Getting Personal: Caciques as Political Intermediaries in Colonial Yucatan”, in Yucatan in PA Roundtable Conference at Penn State University, State College, February 24, 2011.
Dasgupta, Rajeshwari. “Negotiating the Revolution: Hacendado Strategies in Yucatan in the early Twentieth Century” in Department of History Graduate Forum, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, January 25, 2007.
Dasgupta, Rajeshwari. “Marxism and the World Stage: A Case Study of the dynamics of peasant-state relations in left ruled West Bengal.” Rethinking Marxism Conference, November 8, 2003 at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.