Dr. Linas Didvalis

Head
V. Putvinskio st. 23-418, 44243 Kaunas
Tel.: +370 37 331323
E-mail: linas.didvalis@vdu.lt
Responsibility: project based activities, Korea sector.
Research interests: East Asian politics and international relations, sustainable development, international environmental cooperation.

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Dr. Arvydas Kumpis

Senior Coordinator
V. Putvinskio st. 23-417, 44243 Kaunas
Tel.: +370 37 331323
E-mail: arvydas.kumpis@vdu.lt
Responsibility: project based activities, Dragon’s academy.
Research interests: Japanese nationalism, its history and radical branches, ethnic minorities.

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Senior Coordinator
V. Putvinskio st. 23-417, 44243 Kaunas
Tel.: +370 37 331323
E-mail: gheorghe.fratila@vdu.lt 
Responsibility: sectors of China and Taiwan.

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Simona Kumpė

Senior Coordinator
V. Putvinskio st. 23-417, 44243 Kaunas
Tel.: +370 37 331323
E-mail: simona.vasilevskyte@vdu.lt
Responsibility: project based activities, social partners

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Kayako Takagi

Senior Coordinator
V. Putvinskio st. 23-417, 44243 Kaunas
Tel.: +370 37 331323
E-mail: kayako.takagi@vdu.lt
Responsibility: Japanese studies and projects, Global Japan Office, Hiroshima University Lithuanian Centre.

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Vaida Tumosaitė

Adimistrator
V. Putvinskio st. 23-417, 44243 Kaunas
Tel.: +370 37 331323
E-mail: vaida.tumosaite@vdu.lt
Responsibility: administration, project based activities, social media.

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Internship possibilities

Centre for Asian Studies gladly accepts volunteers and trainees who wants to gain experience with asian studies, event coordination, webpage administration and editing . Please contact the head of the Centre for Asian Studies for the further information.

Our past trainees:

Živilė Jomantaitė, VU Oriental center (2012 February – March). Was responsible for Azijos studijų Lietuvoje a website creation project. 

Monika Gerdauskaitė, VMU RASK program (2014 November – 2015 January). Was responsible for creation of CAS promotional video

Solveiga Žibaitė, University of Edinburg (2015 May – July). Was responsible for monitoring Chinese media.

Kyungmin Lee, Soongsil University (2015 May-August). Was responsible for Korean subtitles of CAS promotional video.

Momoko Fujiwara, Akita International University (2015 July – November). Was responsible for Chiune Sugihara’s Reading Room Japanese funds cataloging.

Geistė Umbrasaitė, VMU RASK program (2015 September – November). Was responsible for Chiune Sugihara’s Reading Room Japanese funds cataloging.

Alanta Kaminskaitė, VMU RASK program (2015 September – 2016 February). Was responsible for electronic Japanese-Lithuanian dictionary creation project.

Radha-Saulė Bartnikaitė, VMU RASK (2015 September – 2016 February). Was responsible for electronic Japanese-Lithuanian dictionary creation project. 

Ignotas Vileikis, VMU RASK (2015 September – 2016 February). Was responsible for electronic Japanese-Lithuanian dictionary creation project. 

Raigirdas Boruta, the University of Central Lancashire (2015  June – 2016 July). Was responsible for simplifies Chinese subtitles for CAS promotional video

Ka Po Wong, Lingnan University (2017 June – August). Was responsible CAS page translation into traditional Chinese.

Linas Kazlauskas, VMU RASK (2017). Was responsible for Sugihara Week organisation.

Mantas Varnelis, VMU RASK (2017). Was responsible for Sugihara Week organisation. 

Ieva Kučinskaitė, VMU RASK (2018 April – May). Was responsible for data base Azijos studijų Lietuvoje expansion. 

Wing Chung Mak, Lingnan University (2018 July – August). Was responsible for Kaunas Tourism Department “Kaunastic” leaflet translation to Chinese. 

Kazusa Miura (2019 September – October). Was responsible for ASC leaflet translation to Japanese.

Rūta Lungytė, VMU RASK (2019 September – November). Was responsible for data base Azijos studijų Lietuvoje expansion.

Vita Gritėnaitė, VMU RASK (2019 September – 2020 January). Was responsible for data base Azijos studijų Lietuvoje expansion.

Dominyka Jankauskaitė, VMU RASK (2019 September – 2020 January). Was responsible for data base Azijos studijų Lietuvoje expansion.

Karolė Mueller,Berlin Free University (2020 September-December). Was responsible for Korean projects, presentation of Korea and it’s language.