The Center for East Asian Studies maintains several mailing lists and has a robust online presence. Click on the buttons below for the platforms that interest you to start receiving CEAS news and updates. The Center also accepts faculty membership applications all year, and it only takes a few minutes to fill out.

CEAS Newsletter and Event List

The CEAS monthly newsletter highlights Center and campus East-Asia related news and weekly listings keep subscribers updated on the latest East Asia related events, funding, and other opportunities.

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Become a CEAS faculty member!

Join our community of East Asianists at the University of Kansas. The Center provides faculty funding for research and conference travel as well as course and test material development. There are four categories of faculty membership depending on the languages you speak, the courses you teach, and the research you conduct: Core, Temporary Core, Associate, and Affiliate (non-KU faculty) status. The CEAS By-Laws (Section I) outline the requirements and responsibilities of each category. It is easy to apply with our online membership form.

Ayako Mizumura will follow up on your application. Please contact her ( if you have any questions.