Welcome to the Israeli Association for Japanese Studies website !
The Israeli Association for Japanese Studies (IAJS) is a non-profit organization established in February 2012.
IAJS aims to address the growing academic interest in Israel in the field of Japanese studies, and the need for better coordination among the various researchers and academic institutions working in the field.
IAJS seeks to encourage Japanese-related research and dialogue in Israel,
to promote Japanese language education, organize symposiums, workshops and conferences in the field of Japanese studies, and advance the academic ties and collaboration between Japanese studies associations and academic institutions abroad.
The association is open to researchers, students and anyone interested in Japanese studies and language. You are welcome to join IAJS and help create a lively academic community for Japanese studies in Israel. We are delighted to present to you the first issue of the Newsletter of the Israeli Association for Japanese Studies (IAJS)
A special article about Japanese culture and studies in Israel written by the IAJS president, Prof. Ben-Ami Shillony ,and IAJS chairperson, Dr. Nissim Otmazgin in Wochi Kochi Magazine Click here to read the article