Doctoral Activities


04 January 2021
The Green Ladder & the Energy Leader
By Miquel Salvadó-Gracia

09 November 2020
Connecting Europe and Asia: The Role of Africa
By Julia Schwerbrock


23 March 2021
Jihoon Chun participated in the Association for Asian Studies 2021 Annual Conference as panel organiser and paper presenter for the organised panel session titled “New Architects of Empire: Reconfiguring Sovereignty and Authority in Nineteenth-Century East Asia.” He gave a presentation titled “Defenders of a Confucian Empire Confronted with ‘Public Law of All Nations’: Qing-Chosŏn Negotiated Sovereignty and Protectorate During 1882–1895.”

11 March 2021
An Huy Tran participated in an academic round-table discussion on the topic of “Masculinities in East Asia.” The event was organized by Tokyo College, the University of Tokyo and brought together early career scholars in humanities and social sciences to discuss their work, comparative and transnational perspectives, and current topics in the study of masculinities in East Asia. A 60 minute conversation was followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

11 March 2021
An Huy Tran co-organised a Panel with Dr. Aimi Muranaka (IN-EAST) on the topic of Transnational Migration and Contemporary Japan: Flows and Realities at the DGA-Conference (

5 February 2021
An Huy Tran participated in the International Online Symposium “On the Boundaries of Here and Now” of Ca’ Foscari University: “Boundaries of Sexual Mobilities: Vietnamese Migrant Men in Contemporary Japan”.