About Kent Anderson

Professor Kent Anderson is President of the Asian Studies Association of Australia and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Community & Engagement), University of Western Australia.

Asian studies

Asian Studies in Australia—a vision for positive growth

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Despite a challenging environment for Asian Studies in Australia, Kent Anderson sees strong grounds for optimism. The present state of Asian Studies in Australia can—to borrow a phrase—be loosely divided into the good, the bad and the ugly. Starting with the ugly, over the past five years a number of university language programs have been […]