Contact the Asian Institute


At the Observatory

315 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 0A7 Canada

T (416) 946-8929 F (416) 946-8877

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At Trinity College

Munk School at 1 Devonshire Place

1 Devonshire Place
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7 Canada

T (416) 946-8900 F (416) 946-8915

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Visiting THE Asian Institute?

Our administrative offices are located at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy’s Trinity College location (1 Devonshire Place) at UofT’s St. George Campus. Our affiliated faculty members have offices across UofT’s campuses, so we encourage you to search our People page and find the correct address for the faculty or staff member you are trying to reach.

Most of our events are held at 1 Devonshire Place, in meeting rooms 108N or 208N (North House), or the Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility (South House).


Rachel Silvey

Richard Charles Lee Director, Asian Institute


Nina Boric

Manager, Asian Institute

416-946-8997 |

Darya Kuznetsova

Event Coordinator and Administrator, Asian Institute

416-946-8996 |

Katherine MacIvor

Program Advisor and Communications Officer, Asian Institute

(416) 946-8832 |

Shannon Garden-Smith

Research Coordinator, Asian Institute

416.946.5372 |

Jacques Bertrand

Director, Collaborative Master's Specialization in Contemporary East and Southeast Asian Studies

416-946-8985 |

Francis Cody

Director, Dr. David Chu Program in Contemporary Asian Studies

416-946-8988 |

Christoph Emmrich

Director, Centre for South Asian Studies

(416) 978-6463 |

Diana Fu

Associate Professor, Munk School and Department of Political Science

416-978-3334 |

Tong Lam

Director, Global Taiwan Studies Program


Hae Yeon Choo

Director, Centre for the Study of Korea

905-828-3942 |

Elizabeth Wijaya

Director, Centre for Southeast Asian Studies


Graduate Student Network

We encourage U of T graduate students researching Asia and Asian worlds – whether or not you are currently active at the Asian Institute or new to it – to sign up formally to the Asian Institute Graduate Student Network. We will use this list to keep you informed about events, awards, opportunities, and invite you to take part in our vibrant graduate student community.

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