“Research in Germany” at the International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS) 2019!

16 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019
International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden University, French Academic Network for Asian Studies
Leiden, The Netherlands

From July 15 to 19, Leiden will host the 11th International Convention of Asia Scholars. Around 2.500 participants from over 75 countries are expected to attend the largest conference in the field worldwide. “Research in Germany” will provides information for international researchers of all career stages at an information booth and during a Science Lunch.

At the heart of Europe, Germany is one of the best destinations for cutting-edge research in the humanities and social sciences. It also has lots to offer in the field of area studies and Asia research. Why not consider a PhD or a research stay in Germany or starting your independent research group at one of the German Asia research institutions? Join us at the “Research in Germany” booth at the International Convention of Asia Scholars in Leiden and explore PhD, research, funding and collaboration opportunities that Germany can offer you.

Visit us at the “Research in Germany” booth on July 16-19 during exhibition hours (Leiden University, Kamerlingh Onnes building, outdoor tent, Steenschuur 25):
Learn more about PhD, research and career opportunities in German Asia research from representatives of various German funding organizations such as:

Get in touch with researchers and representatives from major German Asia research institutions like:


Join the “Research in Germany” Science Lunch on Wednesday, July 17, 1.15-2.30 pm (please contact our booth for the location, the programme and the registration process):
Talk individually to renowned researchers in Germany as well as to alumni and representatives from the above German organizations. Discuss your specific questions about German Asia research and funding opportunities with them. Take the opportunity to network and mingle while enjoying complimentary refreshments. A detailed programme will follow soon.

Attendance is open to all registered visitors and participants of the International Convention of Asia Scholars 2019 and is especially recommended to PhD candidates, postdocs and junior scientists. Seating is limited and available space will be filled on the basis of first-come, first-served.


We look forward to seeing you!



Annina Lottermann
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Tel.: +49 (228) 885-2802


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