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The International Institute and its affiliated centers and programs promote multidisciplinary research and provide platforms, such as conferences and publications, for the dissemination of research findings.

Faculty


Students

  • Image for FLAS Fellowship student examines gibbon conservation in Indonesia

    FLAS Fellowship student examines gibbon conservation in Indonesia

    Tyler Yamin conducts his PhD fieldwork on the auditory dimensions of gibbon conservation by interacting with this endangered species of apes at sites in California and Central Kalimantan, Indonesia.

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    Sixth annual Going Global research conference

    Some 25 graduate and 6 undergraduate students presented research papers at the UCLA International Institute's "Global Justice, Equity, and Empowerment: Understanding and Enacting Social Change" conference, held April 19, 2019 in Ackerman Union.

  • Image for B.A. just the starting point for these graduating seniors

    B.A. just the starting point for these graduating seniors

    Kyilah Terry (B.A., European Studies 2019) is headed to graduate school this fall, while Maria Amaya Morfin (B.A., International Development Studies 2019) is currently preparing for the GRE and grad school applications.

  • Image for Researching renewable energy in Jakarta and Los Angeles

    Researching renewable energy in Jakarta and Los Angeles

    Sean Kennedy (UCLA 2018 Ph.D.) credits his success to support he received from both the Center for Southeast Asian Studies and the Asia Pacific Center, including four FLAS grants to study Indonesian.

  • Image for CSEAS undergrad publishes article

    CSEAS undergrad publishes article

    After spending a summer in Jakarta on a Indonesian Studies Travel Grant, Tassaya Charupatanapongse recently published a paper with the UCLA Undergraduate Research Journal.