The asian american studies program at purdue university is an institutional member of the cic consortium of asian american studies programs the cic consists of the big 10 plus the university of chicago. Asian american studies at brown (aasab) is a working group of faculty, undergraduate, and graduate students pursuing interdisciplinary scholarship about the historical and contemporary experiences of people of asian ancestry. Asian american studies program university of maryland 2117 susquehanna hall, college park, md 20742 main: 3014050996 email: [email protected] web accessibility.
The asian/asian american studies program at syracuse university was formed as a result of student activism for over a decade a faculty and student committee was formed in 2008 to develop the program and minor the proposal for the minor was submitted in 2009 and approved in the spring of 2010. Asian american studies is an academic discipline which critically examines the history, experiences, culture, and policies relevant to asian americans. Aas 210 asian american and pacific islander american identity: race, ethnicity, and culture (5) i&s, div examines the interdisciplinary nature of asian american and pacific islander american identity explores influences and manifestations of asian and pacific islander ethnic identity, using literature, history, and social sciences.
Welcome to the asian american studies program website the asian american studies program is an interdisciplinary program that focuses on the scholarship and experiences of americans, pacific islanders, and immigrants to the united states from asian heritage groups. Founded in 1999, the center for asian american studies (caas) at the university of texas at austin is an interdisciplinary academic program promoting understanding and awareness of asian american issues and communities. Aas 100 intro asian american studies credit: 3 hours interdisciplinary introduction to the basic concepts and approaches in asian american studies surveys the various dimensions of asian american experiences including history, social organization, literature, arts, and politics.
Research, education, and community building the institute for asian american studies at umass boston conducts community-based research on asian american issues, provides resources to asian american communities in massachusetts, and expands opportunities on campus for the study of asian american experiences. The asian american studies department emerges out of social justice struggles in solidarity with multiple oppressed communities it is dedicated to academic and community-based goals, including promoting learning and intellectual growth stimulating professional development enhancing and empowering asian/pacific islander communities across local and global scales and highlighting social. Asian american studies courses terms offered: spring 2018, fall 2017, spring 2017 this course examines literary works by asian american, african american, chicano, and native american writers in their political and social contexts, focusing on similarities and differences between the experiences of ethnic minorities in the us emphasis is on literary interpretation and sustained analytical. Asian american studies is dedicated to the interdisciplinary study of asian diasporic movements in an increasingly global society as asian americans constitute a.
Theasian american studies minor covers a broad range of issues, from the historically constructed and contested nature of individual identities to issues of cultural and historical representation, social justice, and struggles for racial redress. The department of asian american studies at ucsb was the very first academic department dedicated to the study of asian americans at a major research university, and the first department in the united states to offer a bachelor of arts degree in asian american studies. Veritaas is the asian american and asian diaspora studies newsletter check out our latest edition of veritaas in the link below: veritaas, volume 6, march 2018. New ma program in contemporary asian and asian american studies, launched fall 2016 please click here to apply. The sfsu asian american studies department is a leading ma program for those interested in: working in asian american communities seeking careers in academia and in the public sector.
Asian american studies certificate program current certificate students list of completed certificate students the asian american studies certificate program provides students with an opportunity to develop a sustained intellectual focus on asian american racial formation, history, literature, and culture. 239 asian american studies jobs available on indeedcom apply to assistant professor, lecturer, intern and more. The asian-american studies minor examines the diverse experience of asian-americans and pacific islanders in the us, including their literatures, cultures, religions, histories, racial and gender identities, political participations, and their relationships to their homelands and other asian.
Carrying forward the community-based origins of asian american studies, we provide innovative opportunities such as the margo okazawa-rey summer fellowship,. There is no single database that will cover the literature of asian american studies, but asian american studies literature is indexed in a variety of databases. Asian-american studies is an interdisciplinary field that can prepare students for a variety of careers in business, education and social assistance keep reading to find out more about this area of study, including employment opportunities and salary potential for asian-american studies specialists.