IN-EAST Research Forum: Summer Term 2024

The Institute for East Asian Studies (IN-EAST) of the University of Duisburg-Essen has released the upcoming schedule for its recurring Research Forum. In summer term 2024, the International Research Colloquium of the Institute of East Asian Studies is the lecture series Diversifying Immigrant Societies in (East) Asia. All lectures will be held online only via Zoom. The following lectures are scheduled:

Wed, 8 May, 2024, 10 a.m. CEST (online)
Chikako Kashiwazaki, Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University, Tokyo
From side doors to skill-level shifts: Japanese labor migration policy and its impact on ethnic diversity
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Wed, 19 June, 2024, 10 a.m. CEST (online)
Peidong Yang, Assistant Professor, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
The insecure migrant middle in Singapore: research insights on migrant professionals, immigrant teachers, and immigrant parents
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Wed, 17 July, 2024, 10 a.m. CEST (online)
In-Jin Yoon, Professor, Department of Sociology, Korea University, Seoul
Current status and policy response to migrant integration and multiculturalism in Korea
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The IN-EAST Research Forum is co-organised with the project ­QuaMaFA (Qualification and Skill in the Migration ­Process of Foreign Workers in Asia), which is funded by the BMBF (Federal Ministry of ­Education and Research Germany). Further information on the Research Forum may be found here.