Asia

Geographically, the research covers the whole of Asia, from China in the north, India in the west, Indonesia to the south and Japan to the east. The research includes:

Asia and the outside world

The research focuses both on internal relations in Asia and on Asia’s importance in relation to the outside world. It encompasses cultural-historical, sociological and anthropological studies of a wide range of subjects, as well as comparisons and relations between Asia and Europe.

Culture and Society pre-1900

The research includes philological, historical/anthropological and socio-historical studies of Asian cultures and society in Asia before 1900.

Culture and Society post-1900

The research includes historical, anthropological and sociological studies of Asian cultures and societies in after 1900, and touches on themes of modernisation and globalisation.

Bibliography

The research includes literary, historical and historio-bibliographic studies of Asian literatures and authors, including studies of cultural translation.

Collective projects and research centers.

Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies

Researchers

Name Title Job responsibilities Phone E-mail
Abrahms-Kavunenko, Saskia Adelle Marie Curie Fellow Tibetologi   E-mail
Beller-Hann, Ildiko Associate professor Turkish Studies +45 51 30 24 62 E-mail
Brox, Trine Associate professor Tibetology +45 51 30 29 65 E-mail
Bunkenborg, Mikkel Associate professor Chinese Studies +45 51 30 25 10 E-mail
Cho, Yasmin Marie Curie Fellow Tibetology   E-mail
Choi, Hyun Joo Teaching associate professor Korean Studies   E-mail
Delman, Jørgen Professor Chinese Studies +45 51 30 24 40 E-mail
Gimpel, Denise Associate professor emerita Chinese Studies +45 51 30 35 29 E-mail
Harbsmeier, Christoph Affiliate Professor Chinese Studies   E-mail
Harmsen, Peter Roy PhD Fellow Chinese Studies +45 51 30 25 47 E-mail
Hirslund, Dan Vesalainen Associate professor Modern India and Southeast Asia Studies +45 28 30 61 79 E-mail
Højer, Lars Associate professor, deputy head of department Comparative Culture Studies +45 27 57 44 24 E-mail
Kaur, Ravinder Head of centre Modern India and Southeast Asia Studies +45 51 30 27 05 E-mail
Kazuhara, Kristina Teaching associate professor Japanese Studies   E-mail
Kraayvanger, Anna-Luise PhD Fellow Chinese Studies   E-mail
Mehl, Margaret Dorothea Associate professor Japanese Studies +45 51 30 28 77 E-mail
Misra, Anuj Marie Curie Fellow Indology +45 93 51 60 58 E-mail
Nagashima, Yoichi Associate professor, research and development Japanese Studies +45 51 30 24 96 E-mail
Nielsen, Bent Associate professor Chinese Studies +45 51 30 25 11 E-mail
Petersen, Susan Aagaard Teaching associate professor Chinese Studies   E-mail
Puri, Stine Simonsen Associate professor Comparative Culture Studies   E-mail
Rasten, Simon Research assistant Modern India and Southeast Asia Studies   E-mail
Renner, Elmar Josef Teaching associate professor Modern India and Southeast Asia Studies   E-mail
Roesgaard, Marie Højlund Associate professor Japanese Studies +45 51 30 07 16 E-mail
Sand, Erik Reenberg Associate professor emeritus Science of Religion +45 51 30 26 99 E-mail
Schmidt-Madsen, Jacob Postdoc Indology +45 51 30 26 24 E-mail
Sejrup, Jens Assistant professor, tenure track Japanese Studies +45 353-34055 E-mail
Switek, Beata Assistant professor, tenure track Japanese Studies   E-mail
Sørensen, Jørgen Podemann Associate professor emeritus Science of Religion   E-mail
Wall, Barbara Assistant professor, tenure track Korean Studies +45 93 56 56 16 E-mail
Williams-Oerberg, Elizabeth Lane Affiliate (researcher) Tibetology   E-mail
Wolff, Bente Associate professor Modern India and Southeast Asia Studies +45 2364937 E-mail
Zhang, Meng Teaching assistant professor Chinese Studies   E-mail
Zysk, Kenneth Gregory Professor emeritus Indology +45 51 30 26 24 E-mail