Providing leadership, coordination and support for East Asian studies at the University of Southern California since 1975.
EASC Program Assistant Position

EASC Program Assistant Position

EASC is currently seeking a new Program Assistant to begin on September 15 and will be interviewing candidates during the next few weeks. Anyone who is interested, qualified and committed to the EASC mission should please visit the position posting and apply as soon as possible. >Position posting

Please note that we will only be able to consider applications that have submitted through the official posting. 


Global East Asia 2014 Blogs

Global East Asia 2014 Blogs

Global East Asia 2014 is well underway, and the scholars on all three programs have been writing about their time in East Asia on the Global East Asia Blogs. Please visit the three links below to see photos and read about each student's experience studying, living and traveling in China, Japan and Korea!

>Global East Asia China
>Global East Asia Japan
>Global East Asia Korea

Be sure to check back periodically throughout the summer for the latest posts from the Global East Asia 2014 scholars. 


EASC Awards Fellowships for Japanese and Taiwanese Studies

EASC Awards Fellowships for Japanese and Taiwanese Studies

Congratulations to EASC’s Association for Japan-U.S. Community Exchange (ACE) – Nikaido Fellowship and Tsai Family Research Fund for Taiwan Studies Award recipients for 2014-15!

10 graduate students were awarded the ACE-Nikaido fellowship to advance understanding of Japan and US-Japan relations through research, language training, or area studies. 20 faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students received the Tsai Award to research and study Taiwan.

Meet the ACE-Nikaido Fellows and Tsai Awardees


EASC Awards 10 Summer FLAS Fellowships

EASC Awards 10 Summer FLAS Fellowships

Congratulations to EASC's 10 Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellows for summer 2014! Four outstanding graduate and six undergraduate students were awarded the U.S. Department of Education fellowship to study intensive Chinese, Japanese and Korean through domestic and international study abroad programs. Our Fellows come from a diverse range of majors such as Chemical Engineering, International Relations, Comparative Literature, and Environmental Studies. >Meet our Summer FLAS Fellows 

FLAS Fellowships are provided by a U.S. Department of Education Title VI grant to enrich the nation's pool of area and international specialists. 



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