Social Science, Politics & Economy

April 28, 2016 : Trondheim, Norway

Nordic Association for the Study of Contemporary Japanese Society (NAJS) Conferance

CALL FOR PAPERS NAJS You are most welcome to the Twelfth Annual NAJS Conference. The conference will take place on the Gløshaugen Campus of the Norwegian University for Science and Technology (NTNU), and is sponsored by the NTNU Japan Program and its annual Japan Seminar. We invite paper proposals from scholars based in the Nordic(…)

EURAXESS Survey of European Researchers in Japan

EURAXESS Survey of European Researchers in Japan

European (and more) researchers based in Japan: Let your voice be heard! Participate to the EURAXESS Survey of European Researchers in Japan! This survey which intends to draw a precise picture of the community of European researchers based in Japan through a series of questions focused on the your current professional situation and expectations for(…)

JSPS – Funding for visiting researchers to Japan
November 25, 2015

JSPS – Funding for visiting researchers to Japan

The Research Council of Norway recommends each year three Norwegian senior researchers affiliated to Norwegian research institution to “funding for visiting researchers” in Japan. The scholarships are open to applicants in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and technology. Deadline: 25.11.2015 13:00 CET For more information, visit the Research Council of Norway homepage. (In Norwegian)   The visiting(…)

Seminar: Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context
November 3, 2015 : Litteraturhuset, Oslo

Seminar: Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context

The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites to a seminar in the series Asia Forum. This time with professor Koichi Nakano from Sophia University Tokyo. “Japan Security «normalization» and historical revisionism in the contemporary East Asian context”. Comments by Wrenn Yennie Lindgren (NUPI) and Dick Stegewerns (UIO).   Time: Tuesday, November 3rd, . 14:15 Place: Litteraturhuset, Oslo(…)

Planning for Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015 is underway

Planning for Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015 is underway

The organizers, together with Japanese partners, are now inviting input on how to develop the program of the Japan-Norway Energy Science Week, scheduled to take place in Tokyo 26th-29th May, 2015. The Energy Science Week is building on the science weeks of the two preceding years, the last one in 2014 focusing on the marine/seafood area. Japan(…)

JSPS call for proposals for open partnerships in all academic fields

JSPS call for proposals for open partnerships in all academic fields

From FY2013, under the framework of its bilateral program, the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) includes a new scheme called Open Partnership Joint Research Projects/Seminars. This scheme gives all researchers around the world an opportunity to conduct bilateral joint research projects or seminars in any academic field with funded Japanese colleagues. The scheme supports(…)

Changing Asia – a Japanese Perspective: How to Read Asia Today
October 14, 2014 : NUPI, C.J. Hambros plass 2D, Oslo, Norway

Changing Asia – a Japanese Perspective: How to Read Asia Today

The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs has the pleasure of inviting you to the seminar: Changing Asia - a Japanese Perspective: How to Read Asia Today with Professor Ichiro Fujisaki Asia is currently experiencing a period of extensive political and economic change. Recent leadership transitions in China and North Korea have bred both challenges and(…)

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