On Saturday, November 9th, at 10am in Severance 108, Professor Rumi Shammin will be giving a presentation on his research on the environmental and socio-economics impacts and responses in the Rohingya refugee camps and how sustainable development goals and resilience frameworks can be integrated in refugee camp management.
Register below! The Oberlin LIASE team has been working hard to put together an informational career paths webinar with four distinguished alumni on careers related to Asia and the environment. The event will take place on November 5th from 6:30-8:00pm. Alumni in various stages of their careers will discuss how they got where they are … [Read more…]
Two LIASE student assistants will be giving presentations on Asia and the Environment related topics this week and next. Both were awarded the In-Asia grant through Oberlin Shansi to pursue original projects in Asia. Lea will be giving a talk titled “Growing in Taiwan: Interactions Between Generations and Knowledge” on Thursday, October 10th at 12:15pm … [Read more…]
Oberlin College is currently searching for a Mellon postdoctoral fellow in Anthropology and Environmental/East Asian Studies. Appointment to this position will be for a term of two years, beginning July 1, 2020, and will carry the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor. The position is supported by an endowment grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation … [Read more…]
Welcome back! Oberlin LIASE’s faculty, staff, and students assistants are all excited to be back on campus and working to create more opportunities to engage with Asia and the environment this year. Upcoming events include faculty research talks, a Green Legacy Fall Event, and a Zoom Alumni Career Meeting for students. Look out for details … [Read more…]