College of Liberal Arts & Sciences


CEAS Director; Associate Professor, Geography and Atmospheric Science

Disaster management, climate change adaptation, coastal environment

Nancy Hope
Associate Director, Kansas Consortium for Teaching about Asia (KCTA), Associate Director for Special Projects, Confucius Institute
324 Bailey Hall
Ayako Mizumura
Assistant Director
209 Bailey Hall
Megan Phelps
Program Assistant
208 Bailey Hall
Graduate Academic Advisor, MA in Contemporary East Asian Studies
310 Bailey Hall
Program Assistant
Bailey Hall 201

Associate Staff

Sheree Willis
Executive Director, KU Confucius Institute
Liu, Kevin
Associate Director, Confucius Institute

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CEAS offers an M.A. program in Contemporary East Asian Studies.This interdisciplinary degree focused on 20th and 21st century East Asia provides students with in-depth interdisciplinary knowledge of a selected East Asian country (China, Korea, Japan); a broad knowledge of modern East Asia; and social science research skills and methods appropriate to international area studies. Read more about the CEAS M.A. Program, or contact Ayako Mizumura, CEAS Assistant Director, at or 785-864-1478.

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