The Center’s Visiting Fellows Program, under the auspices of the Kiriyama Chair for Asia Pacific Studies at the Center, brings prominent scholars, journalists, diplomats, and other professionals to USF campus to spearhead and participate in research projects, to present public lectures, and to interact with students in the Master of Arts in Asia Pacific Studies (MAPS) program.
In the current year the Center's endowed Chair will help support both young and established scholars to make important contributions to their fields:
Dayna Barnes, Ph.D, Asia Pacific Perspectives Guest Editor Kiriyama Fellow (Sept. 2014 - May 2015)
Andrea Lingenfelter, Ph.D, Asia Pacific Perspectives Guest Editor Kiriyama Fellow (Sept. 2013 - May 2014)
Ellen Huang, Ph.D, UC Berkeley
Margaret Kuo, Ph.D, Cal State Long Beach