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Chair by special appointment for East Asia and modern Mongolia

12 December 2013

The Ubbo Emmius Fund has appointed CEASG Director International Dr. mr. Tjalling Halbertsma as professor holding the ‘Chair for East Asian Studies, with a focus on modern day Mongolia’ at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Groningen. This is the first time that a special chair for Mongolia has been established in the Netherlands.

The new chair, which is part of the new East Asia programme at the University Groningen, will monitor, analyse and interpret the economic and political opportunities and challenges of this country as it emerges strongly within the region.

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