Eisa: A bit of Okinawa in Tokyo  |  Photographer: Annie Sheng

EAP Area Studies Fellowships

As a major conduit of graduate support, the East Asia Program offers a number of EAP Area Studies Fellowships to Cornell graduate students whose work has an East Asia focus. The applications for these summer or next academic year fellowships are due at the beginning of February. Recommendations must be arranged and submitted prior to the application deadline.

ASIAN 3308: Issues in Contemporary China, SP '15

Cornell Contemporary China Initiative Lecture Series is a new weekly lecture series sponsored by the East Asia Program. Launching in the spring 2015 semester, it will feature interdisciplinary talks by scholars and public intellectuals on contemporary issues in China. ASIAN 3308 is a one-credit undergraduate seminar course keyed to this new series. Students will attend several foundation-setting lectures by the instructor, then attend the weekly talks & write short assignments.

SOC 2260 Contemporary Korean Society, SP '15

EAP is pleased to announce that through a new Korean Studies Visiting Professorship program, we are hosting a visiting professor of Sociology, Professor Joonhee Lee, from Ewha Womans University in South Korea, as the Korea Foundation Distinquished Professor of Korean Studies. Professor Lee received her Ph.D.