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Opportunity | Research Outreach Officer - Application deadline 27 November

11-11-2015

Research Outreach Officer York Centre for Asian Research Limited Term until 31 May 2016 Part-time, 23 hours/week Reports to: YCAR Director Hourly Rate of Pay:  $22.33 Job Purpose: Under the...

YCAR Associates | Jolin Joseph and Noa Nahmias

09-11-2015

YCAR Graduate Associates Noa Nahmias (History) and Jolin Joseph (Gender, Feminist & Women’s Studies) are two of six York students to receive a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship for exceptional PhD...

Application being accepted for 2016 YCAR Professional Development Fund opportunity

06-11-2015

The York Centre for Asian Research’s Professional Development Fund subsidizes its Graduate Associates’ travel costs to present their scholarly or creative work. Amounts awarded will range from $50 to $500...

Political science professor to organize field trip to North Korea

30-10-2015

York News | Political science professor to organize field trip to North Korea YCAR Faculty Associate Thomas Klassen (Political Science) is coordinating a five-day field trip to North Korea for...

YCAR Associates | New YCAR Associates

29-10-2015

A warm welcome (back) to YCAR is extended to the following Associates who are new or returning members. We look forward to their engagement in the Centre and in the...

YCAR Visiting Associate | Hue Le

27-10-2015

YCAR is pleased to welcome Hue Le to YCAR as a visiting scholar. Dr. Hue is a senior researcher and lecturer from the Center for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies...

Students share their summer course experiences in Thailand and Korea

26-10-2015

Left to Right: Peter Vandergeest, Mark Samaroo, Aryanne Hawke, Christina Jaikaran, Nicholas Steele, Abegail Hypolite and James Soto In the summer of 2015, students from York...

Asia Lecture 2015

21-10-2015

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2015 Asia Lecture. Professor Yen Le Espiritu (University of California, San Diego) spoke on Vietnam, the Philippines, Guam and California: Connecting the Dots of US Military...

Philippine and Chinese geo-political interests focus of Gavieta talk

19-10-2015

YCAR photograph Philippine and Chinese Geo-Political Interests Related to the South China Sea was the focus of an early October talk by Rommel Gavieta. Dr. Gavieta, a YCAR...

YCAR Visiting Associate | Soohwan Song

16-10-2015

YCAR is pleased to welcome Soohwan Song to the Centre as a Visiting Scholar for the 2015.2016 academic year. Mr. Song is Director of the Korean National Assembly. He is...