Welcome to the Center for East Asian Studies

The Center (CEAS), at the University of Arizona, is a Title VI National Resource Center supported by the U.S. Department of Education. CEAS supports and promotes East Asian language and studies related teaching and research throughout the University, and it cultivates understanding of East Asia through outreach to K-16 schools and the wider communities.

Our center aims to produce equitable and inclusive access to East Asia learning in the state, region and nation.

 Center Directors

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Wenhao Diao

Center Co-Director


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Scott Gregory

Center Co-Director


Recent News

Sept. 8, 2022

The University of Arizona will establish a new Center for East Asian Studies that will join three other longstanding international centers on campus. The four centers will receive a combined $5.9 million in federal Title VI grant funding over the…

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