CfA: Position for doctoral researcher in DFG research project (Berlin)

Fachbereich Geschichts- und Kulturwissenschaften
Ostasien und Vorderer Orient
Institute of Chinese Studies /
Graduate School of East Asian Studies

Research assistant (praedoc)
65%-part-time job
limited to 3 years
Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L FU
Reference code: China/MC/WiMi2017

Job description:

ANN: Conference on China’s Transformation Since the 1980s, USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies

USF Center for Asia Pacific Studies to Host International Conference on China’s Transformation Since the 1980s


Keynote Lecture on China’s Modernization by Jeffrey Wasserstrom, Chancellor’s Professor of History, UC Irvine

The Chinese Commons

Dear colleagues,

The new issue of Made in China may be of interest to those on this list who work on the commons or the environment in the broadest acceptation of both terms.

The issue is available for download at:

Previous issues are vailable at:

All the Best,




Re: slides of China in the 1980s to give away

After receiving more than two dozen worthy responses from around the world, the difficult decision was made to present these slides to the Univ. of Southern California, US-China Institute and the USC Digital Library. Their plan is to scan and make them available free to educators via USC websites. Mr. Levy would like to thank the many individuals who responded to his offer. Interest in recent China history and culture is alive and well.

TOC Asian Highlands Perspectives #46 BOYHOOD IN NORTHWEST CHINA

The Editors of Asian Highlands Perspectives are pleased to announce the publication of Volume #46: AN UNEXPECTED GIFT FROM THE GODS: BOYHOOD IN NORTHWEST CHINA, a coming-of-age novel by Yang Jialiang. 

AHP #46 is a free download at:

At-cost paper copies are available here: (hardcopy) (paperback)

Position, Tenure Track faculty in Contemporary China, East Asian Language and Culture, Columbia University

For full details, see:

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Contemporary China with a disciplinary basis in social sciences, particularly anthropology, sociology, human geography, and urban studies. The appointment is open rank. The position will begin July 1, 2018. Candidates with a comparative East Asia focus or global orientation will be preferred.


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