Dr Hugh Clarke, Emeritus Professor, University of Sydney, and Dr Sakuko Matsui, former Associate Professor, University of Sydney, to receive Imperial Decorations
The 17th national Census in Australia will occur on Tuesday 9 August. Dr Luis Fernando Angosto-Ferrandez was interviewed on SBS radio on 26 July about the upcoming census and why it is critical that people from multicultural communities "stand up and be counted". Listen to the podcast here.
The Faculty of Social Sciences at the Bar-Ilan University held a special research seminar to celebrate the 70th birthday of Professor Suzanne Rutland (AOM).
Dr Luis Angosto Ferrandez was interviewed by SBS Radio on 21 July 2016.
The School of Languages and Cultures (SLC) currently has opportunities available for sessional tutors. We are looking for motivated teaching staff who are interested in casual work during semester. Our School offers the widest range of language and culture studies in Australia. As a sessional tutor at the University of Sydney you will have the chance to work alongside world class academics. See the selection criteria for more information.
Professor Stephen F Teiser, DT Suzuki Professor in Buddhist Studies and Professor of Religion at Princeton University, speaks about healing rituals in medieval Chinese Buddhism. This event was hosted by Sydney Ideas and the School of Languages and Cultures.
Audio of Sydney Ideas: The Middle Ages Now [4 July 2016]
The Pearl Frontier: Indonesian Labor and Indigenous Encounters in Australia's Northern Trading Network by Associate Professor Julia Martinez (UOW) and Professor Adrian Vickers (Director of the Asian Studies Program) wins prestigious literary award.
To Wing Chinese Language and Culture Fund launched[22 June 2016]
Students from the University of Sydney’s Department of Chinese Studies will be given the opportunity to immerse themselves in the language and culture of China, thanks to a new fund.