Our Research

The School of East Asian Studies has a vibrant research culture, with staff members actively engaged in research and publication at international levels of excellence.

Advising the Government on China

Prof Katherine Morton will act as Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee's inquiry into China and the Rules-Based International System.

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BAJS Conference 2018: Crisis? What Crisis? Continuity, and Change in Japan

The School of East Asian Studies will be hosting next years BAJS conference. 5th -7th September, Sheffield Students Union

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Foreign Graduate Employment in Japanese Companies

Dr Harald Conrad organised and presented at a 2-day conference in London to discuss Japanese company hiring practices and foreign graduate employability. the conference was covered by a number of news outlets.

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World-leading Research

Research that takes place in the School is divided into three clusters. Each cluster represents an area of existing research strength and priority, and builds on the strong track record of language-based area studies and related multi- and inter-disciplinary approaches and combines and coordinates research activities from different disciplines, as well as straddling political boundaries in East Asia.

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