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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

 
16 September 2020
​Dr Kuan-Jen Chen was awarded a 2020 Gilder Lehrman Fellowship.


04 September 2020
The eight-part documentary series, produced by the Shanghai Media Group, will be broadcast on Chinese TV this week and next.


27 August 2020
We're delighted to announce that Prof Mickey Adolphson is the co-founder of a non-profit foundation in Japan aimed at promoting collaborative research.


24 August 2020
In this webinar, Dr John Nilsson-Wright will host a conversation with Ms Yoo Myung-Hee, trade minister for the Republic of Korea.


13 August 2020
Teach311 + COVID-19 Collective, who work in collaboration with the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science among other institutions and focus on understanding disasters, past and unfolding, have invited Dr Laura Moretti and Prof Hashimoto to present their project and share their pedagogy in the face of COVID-19.


03 August 2020
The Transcription project "Tackling Pandemics in Early Modern Japan" launched by Dr Laura Moretti is now in its third month and has recently featured in the Yomiuri Shimbun, one of the five national newspapers in Japan.


28 July 2020
A new issue of the Chinese Studies Newsletter has just been published. Edited by PhD Candidate Kelsey Granger, the newsletter contains a host of fascinating articles about how studying Chinese at Cambridge has been transformed in the last few months; surely the strangest any of us have known!


28 July 2020
Everyone at the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies congratulates our colleague, Professor Khaled Fahmy, on his recent election as Fellow of the British Academy. Prof. Fahmy joins colleagues, Professors Khan, Sterckx and van de Ven, as a Fellow of the Academy and we all send him our warmest congratulations for this impressive achievement.


27 July 2020
Information for Undergraduates, Graduates and Offer holders


26 July 2020
Dr KJ Chen publishes article “Fishing for Oil: Natural-Resource Management between the United States and Maritime East Asia in the 1970s” in The Journal of American-East Asian Relations.


14 July 2020
Due to the effects of the coronovirus pandemic, the University will be hosting Open Days virtually until further notice. The next University-wide Open Day will be held on Thursday, 17th & Friday, 18th September, 2020.


09 July 2020
Teach311 + COVID-19 Collective works in collaboration with the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science among other institutions and focuses on understanding disasters, past and unfolding. The Collective has invited Dr Laura Moretti and Prof Hashimoto to present their project and share their pedagogy in the face of COVID-19.


09 July 2020
Cambridge's Arts and Humanities Impact fund has awarded Dr Saussan Khalil a grant of £10,000 towards her project "Arabic Phonics: Development of a research-led toolkit for teachers of Arabic"


02 July 2020
Dr Moretti's exciting new transcription project enters its second month


30 June 2020
Due to the effects of the coronovirus pandemic, the University will be hosting Open Days virtually until further notice. The next University-wide Open Day will be held on 2nd & 3rd July, 2020.