Wherever I am, the world comes after me.
It offers me its busyness. It does not believe that I do not want it.
Now I understand 
why the old poets of China went so far
and high 
into the mountains, then crept into the pale mist.
"The Old Poets of China" by Mary Oliver

If you are looking to meet or get in touch with any of the faculty of the Asian Center, you may contact them directly via their email addresses.

Please note that they may not always be accessible by phone (see our directory), so it is best to communicate (first) via email. 

The UP Asian Center has thirteen (13) full-time faculty and several lecturers who come from and specialize on various disciplines—gender, political science, sociology, history, political economy, international relations, economics, development, agrarian studies, regionalism, ASEAN, foreign policy, migration, cultural studies, and Philippine art and dance.

Visit the faculty profiles here to view their educational background, research interests, courses taught, more recent publications, and their email addresses. They can comment on issues that pertain to their research interests and publications. 

Alternatively, to give you an idea of the expertise that our faculty can share, you may view a list of courses offered at the Asian Center. We also have several publications that you can consult, and an open-access journal, Asian Studies: Journal of Critical Perspectives on Asia, where you can freely download articles published since 1963. 

If you have any questions, please contact the Information Office of the UP Asian Center: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 981.8500 local 3586.