Dr. Joe Thomas Karackattu, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences has been chosen as the 2015 Emerging Scholar by The New School, New York. The New School would host him along with other 2015 Emerging Scholars from China, India and the United States at the Fourth Interdisciplinary Symposium for Emerging Scholars scheduled to be held in New York in April. He is one of the two to be so chosen from India. He will be presenting his recent research on India China boundary making at the Symposium.