Indiana University Bloomington
Distinguished Scholars

Distinguished Scholars

Throughout the academic year, the Institute will host distinguished faculty to lecture on their areas of expertise and to facilitate collaboration with other pan-Asian scholars. Round-trip airfare and a stipend for living expenses for up to two weeks are provided to participating distinguished scholars.

Faculty interested in nominating individuals for the Distinguished Scholar Program should contact the Pan Asia Institute at 

Past Distinguished Scholars include:

Ambassador Feisal Istrabadi

Director, Center for the Study of the Middle East
Indiana University
August 2014

Dr. Amin Saikal

Director, Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies
The Australian National University
April 2014

Dr. Geremie Barme

Director, Australian Centre on China in the World
Professor of Chinese History
College of Asia and the Pacific
The Australian National University
October 2011

Dr. Michael A. McRobbie

Indiana University
July 2010

Dr. Richard Baker

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Experience)
The Australian National University
April 2010