Welcome to the Louis Frieberg Center for East Asian Studies

The Louis Frieberg Center for East-Asian Studies, founded in 2006, is an interdisciplinary forum of faculty at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem aiming to promote and broaden teaching, research and discussion of East-Asian related subjects. The center aims to create a space, linking the academy and the wider public, where a diverse group of people and scholars can exchange ideas across disciplinary boundaries.

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem offers a wide variety of East-Asian related course taught as part of the various departmental curricula. It is the Center's mission to coordinate Asia-related activities at the university and work to offer a larger selection of courses and lectures.


Latest News

Scholarship Program for outstanding postdoctoral fellows from China and India

August 16, 2018

We are pleased to notify you that the 8th cycle of the Council for Higher Education in Israel Planning and Budgeting Committee (PBC) Scholarship Program for outstanding postdoctoral fellows from China and India has been published.
Deadline for Applications 20 October 2018
Funding: NIS 115,000 per year, of which NIS 46,000 will be paid by the supervisor (NIS 41,000 scholarship and NIS 5,000 travel).