Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Institute on Infusing Asian Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum

To read about PCC faculty and staff that have participated in this program, see past participant testimonials.

What is the Institute on Infusing Asian Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum?

The interdisciplinary Institute program in Honolulu, Hawaii features lectures and discussion on the culture, history, and contemporary complexion of the Asian region, and works with participants in developing strategies to build Asian studies on their home campuses.

What does PCC provide if I am selected?

If you are selected for this opportunity by the East West Center, the Office of International Education will provide round trip travel to Honolulu and pay for the program fee of $350. PT or FT community college faculty and administrators are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility and Application

Who is eligible?

Designed for faculty in primarily undergraduate institutions who seek high quality opportunities for faculty development to expand their intellectual and pedagogical horizons beyond their academic training.

How do I learn more and apply?

Additional details, including the application, can be found on the East-West Center website under the Asian Studies Development Program.

2008 Participants

Tom Huminski and Kim Smith