Call for papers for IIAS Conference on Cross-border Exchanges and the Shadow Economy

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 14:04

IIAS invite scholars in the field to share insights and findings on cross-border activities and the shadow economy. We look forward to receiving proposals by 15 April 2015.


ISDP Forum: The Threat from Authoritarian Powers Russia and China - How Serious Is It?

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 14:14
With Professor Paul Dibb & Dr. Svante E. Cornell
RSVP to Mr. Scott Sutherland.
Location: ISDP, Västra Finnbodavägen 2, Stockholm-Nacka. For a map and directions, please go here
03/09/2015 - 15:00 to 16:30

International Conference: Call for Papers

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 13:31
Leveraging FDI for Sustainable Economic Development in South Asia: Evidence, Challenges and Prospects
Last date of submission of abstract: 31 March, 2015
Date and Venue: 2-3 October, 2015, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark

Asia brown bag lecture: Jong Kun Choi

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 10:35

ADI and NIAS invite you to a brown bag lecture by Jong Kun Choi, Associate Professor & Director Of Graduate Studies at the Dept. of Political Science and International Studies, Yonsei University.

North Korea, an Impossible State?
Why and how Sunshine Policy to North Korea deserves another chance after 7 years.

Abstract will follow shortly

03/25/2015 - 12:00 to 13:00

Current SUPRA students at NIAS

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 16:41

Emma Björner, Phd, Stockholm University

Topic: Imagineering cities: Place branding in five Chinese mega-cities

Santa Stopniece, PhD, University of Jyväskylä
Topic: Intercultural communication of Chinese-Finnish investment initiatives


Full Professor/Associate Professor in modern Chinese linguistics and China Studies

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:45


The Department of Foreign Languages at the University of Bergen seeks to appoint a full-time, tenured Full Professor/Associate Professor in modern Chinese linguistics and China studies. The appointment will be made from 1 January 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter.


Martin Lundqvist new student assistant at NIAS

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 13:26

Martin Lundqvist is a Swedish master's student of political science at Lund University, Sweden, where his main areas of interest are the politics of south east Asia and peacebuilding. Additionally, he holds a bachelor degree in peace and conflict studies from Malmö University.

Employment opportunity at the Japanese Embassy in Copenhagen

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 17:04

The Embassy of Japan in Copenhagen has a vacancy for a full-time staff of the economic section.  

JSPS Fellowships

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 12:54

JSPS Headquarters offer several fellowship programs to give opportunities for excellent researchers from around the world to conduct scientific collaboration in Japan with their Japanese colleagues.
JSPS Stockholm Office and Nordic/Baltic nominating authorities support researchers who wish to go to Japan through these programs.

The following fellowships are currently available for application.
Please note that the application deadline is February 26, 2015.