Research strengths in the Asian Studies Program

The Asian Studies program draws on the expertise of staff of the School of Languages and Cultures in the following areas:

  • Buddhist Studies
  • Chinese Studies
  • Indian Studies
  • Indonesian Studies
  • Japanese Studies
  • Korean Studies

The program focusses on multidisciplinary study of traditional cultures and philosophies, religion, and the full span of Asian History, as well as modern and contemporary Asian societies, political and cultural developments. Staff areas of specialisation include:

  • Mass media
  • Religion
  • Ancient thought and philosophy
  • State and society
  • Language
  • Literature
  • History

For information on each participating staff member’s research strengths, please view the list of staff profiles.

Staff from the Asian Studies Program contribute to the: