USF’s Center for Asia Pacific Studies is San Francisco’s academic gateway to the region.
The Center (formerly the Center for the Pacific Rim) is a leader in bridging the Pacific through programs that promote understanding, cooperation, and cultural exchange.
As the core of Asia Pacific Studies at the University of San Francisco, the Center creates synergies among the various departments and programs that focus on East Asia, India, and the Philippines.
The Center facilitates research and teaching on Greater China, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, and India through its public programs, academic conferences and symposia, and its peer reviewed journal.
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