Middle East - Asia Activities
Dr Mason meets with a visiting delegation from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, April 2018.
The Middle East Studies Center is active in the study of new, emerging and increasingly important Asian actors in the Middle East region and the relationship between the two regions.
Recent activity includes:
MESC hosts a visiting delegation from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, April 2018.
Akira Ueno, Visiting Scholar, University of Tokyo, 2017-2018.
Robert Mason gives a lecture on the "Arab - Israeli Conflict", AUC Executive Education lecture for visiting undergraduate students from Tsinghua University, January 2018
Robert Mason gives a lecture on "Iranian Policy in Syria", Graduate School of International Area Studies, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, November 2017.
MESC co-hosted the 14th Korea - Middle East Cooperation Forum (sponsored by the South Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Seoul, Korea, 28 November 2017.
Robert Mason gives a lecture on "China and the Middle East (with special reference to Saudi Arabia and Iran)", Higher School of Economics, National Research University, Moscow, October 2017.
Visits and public lectures from the Indian, South Korean and Indonesian Ambassadors to Egypt at MESC in 2017.