2018/09/25: You are Invited to a Guest Lecture on October 5th 2018

You are invited to a guest lecture by Prof. Yu Keping (Peking University) on Challenges and Priorities on China’s Two Hundred Years‘ Goals Date: October 5th 2018, Time 2-6 pm. Location: SG 183 (Campus Duisburg, Geibelstraße) For more information please see the following file: Yu_keping_arearuhr-02

2018/06/12: NEW Master Program: Transnational East Asian Studies – Call for Applications

The Alliance for Research on East Asia (AREA) Ruhr invites applications for its new Master of Transnational East Asian Studies (MA TEAS), an English-taught interdisciplinary one-year degree program, investigating transnational processes of institution building and identity formation in East Asia and beyond, starting in the winter term 2018/19. The research-oriented curriculum of the MA TEAS […]

2018/05/25: NEW Call for Applications for winter term 18/19; AREA Ruhr Doctoral Programme, up to two 3-year Doctoral Stipends Available

The Alliance for Research on East Asia (AREA) Ruhr, supported by the Mercator Research Center Ruhr (MERCUR), invites applications for up to two 3-year doctoral stipends for highly qualified graduates from the social sciences, business and economic studies, the humanities, or East Asian studies programmes with advanced language skills in Chinese, Japanese, or Korean. The structured three-year […]

2018/04/24: AREA Ruhr doctoral programme, guest lectures Summer 18

We would like to kindly invite you to a series of special lectures organised for the AREA Ruhr Doctoral Programme. National and international experts will give presentations and join discussions on various topics related to Transnational Institution Building and Transnational Identities in East Asia. As we only have a limited number of seats available, please […]

2018/04/19: AREA Ruhr Lecture Series, Summer 18

AREA Ruhr will continue its lecture series in the summer term 2018. Introducing research and researchers from IN-EAST and the Faculty of East Asian Studies. Talks will be held in English. All are welcome! 16 May 2018 Robert Pauls (RUB): „From the shadows into the fold: Central bank policy and shadow money – the case […]

2017/12/20: AREA Ruhr Lecture Series , Winter 17/18 second talk

AREA Ruhr will continue its lecture series in the winter term 2017/18, introducing research and researchers from IN-EAST and the Faculty of East Asian Studies. All are welcome! We will continue with  our second talk  held by professors from both institutions related to a common topic.  17 Januar 2018 Christine Moll-Murata (OAW) & Flemming Christiansen […]

2017/11/09: The kick-off event for the AREA Ruhr Graduate School on 6th of December 2017

The kick-off event for the AREA Ruhr Graduate School on Transnational Institution Building and Transnational Identities in East Asia takes place on December, 6th from 5 to 7 pm at the Gerhard Mercator-Haus, Lotharstr. 57, 47057 Duisburg. For the location, please see https://www.uni-due.de/de/universitaet/gebaeude_duisburg_lr.php Professor Glenn Hook (School of East Asian Studies, University of Sheffield) will […]

2017/10/19: AREA Ruhr Lecture Series, Winter 17/18

AREA Ruhr will continue its lecture series in the winter term 2017/18, introducing research and researchers from IN-EAST and the Faculty of East Asian Studies. All are welcome! We will continue with a modified format; the first talk will cover a current topic and will be announced on short notice (see below), a second talk […]

2017/10/18: Welcome to our 2017 AREA Ruhr Scholarship Holders

On 1st of October 2017, the first cohort of AREA Ruhr doctoral students started their studies in the Transnational Institution Building and Transnational Identities in East Asia doctoral programme from AREA Ruhr. Aya Adachi, Julia Breuer, Yasmin Koppen and Anastasia Nikulina receive funding from Mercator Research Center Ruhr (MERCUR) for their projects. They cover the […]

2017/08/28: Interview with Professor Werner Pascha for UA Ruhr’s 10th anniversary

Click the following link to watch an interview with AREA Ruhr’s co-director Prof. Werner Pascha in the context of UA Ruhr’s 10th anniversary. The interview starts at minute 2:08. Please note that the whole video is in German. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbpzPs7LxcI