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[Survey] How Do International Students Adjust to Studying in Canada

Are you an international student studying in Canada? You got an invitation! Florin Timish from the Education Psychology at the University of Victoria is looking for participants for her study about international students’ adjustments to studying in Canada. This study attempts to identify the dynamics of the cultural fit in international students, in regard to academic […]

[Faculty Publications] New Translation by Dr. Josephine Chiu-Duke and Dr. Michael S. Duke

Translated by Josephine Chiu-Duke & Michael S. Duke, this book reveals a history of traditional Chinese knowledge, thought and belief from the seventh through the nineteenth centuries with a new approach that offers a new perspective. It appropriates a wide range of source materials and emphasizes the necessity of understanding ideas and thought in their proper […]

[Summit] Forum for American-Chinese Exchange at Stanford Annual U.S.-China Summit

The Forum for American-Chinese Exchange at Stanford (FACES) Annual U.S.-China Summit is now open for registration. Students and staff (aged 20-28) are welcomed to apply. The application is closing on July 8th, 2018. Over the last two decades, the FACES Annual Summit has brought together forty exceptional student scholars from across the globe to engage […]

Searching for Graduate Student Mentors: Research Experience Program (REX)

Undergraduate Research Opportunities is a student-led, AMS-constituted UBC club. They run the Research EXperience (REX) program where undergraduate students are paired with post-doctoral and graduate students to design a theoretical research project. At the end of the program, the undergraduate students present their finished projects at MURC, one of the largest undergraduate research conferences in […]

[Opportunities] Two Fully Funded PhD Positions on New Confucianism at the University of Basel

The Institute for European Global Studies at the University of Basel invites applications for two PhD positions starting on February 1, 2019. They are part of the research project “The Exterior of Philosophy: On the Practice of New Confucianism” funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF). The candidates will complement the research team of […]

2018 Hong Kong Studies Research School Application is Open

Application for 2018 Hong Kong Studies Research School is now open. Established in July 2015, The Academy of Hong Kong Studies (AHKS) of The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) is the first academy dedicated to fostering Hong Kong studies within local tertiary institutions. Aiming at encouraging young scholars to conduct research on Hong Kong-related topics with […]

[Conference] International Tai Chi Conference: “Tai Chi: Life and Health”

Lakehead University School of Kinesiology, in collaboration with the City of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada is proud to present “Tai Chi: Life and Health” – International Tai Chi Conference on September 25-28, 2018. This conference will provide a unique opportunity for the academic community and the Tai Chi community to come together to explore and celebrate […]

[Opportunity] Chinese Canadian Military Museum Scholarship

The Chinese Canadian Military Museum has established a scholarship for veterans and museum members’ families to assist them in pursuing post-secondary education in a field of their choice/ endeavor. The scholarship is open to students attending: College, University, Trade Institutions, Fine Arts – including Video, Film, dance and Music Schools. Applications from other students who […]

[Conference] Cantonese Worlds 2 Workshop

Cantonese Culture and Language in the World: What’s Next? The Cantonese Program of the University of British Columbia Department of Asian Studies is hosting the Second Cantonese Worlds (CW2) Workshop at UBC St. John’s College and the Richmond Public Library. First held in April 2015, the Cantonese Worlds Workshop (CW1) is a piloting event to begin […]

[Research Grant] 2019 Centre for Chinese Studies Research Grant Program

The 2019 Centre for Chinese Studies Research Grant Program for foreign scholars is now available. This program is aimed at foreign professors, associate professors, assistant professors (including post-doctoral researchers) and doctoral candidates in departments related to Chinese studies at foreign universities, as well as researchers at related foreign academic institutes. The research should be undertaken in […]