The German Institute for Japanese Studies (DIJ)

The German Institute for Japanese Studies (DIJ) is a German research institute based in Tokyo.

The institute was founded in 1988 and, in 2002, became part of the Max Weber Foundation – German Humanities Institutes Abroad (DGIA), funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. The research focuses on modern Japan in a global context. The DIJ decides its research agenda independently with the support of a Scientific Advisory Council.

 

Since June 2019 Dr. Susanne Brucksch, Senior Researcher at the DIJ Social Science Section, is acting as the head of the DWIH Tokyo Advisory Board.

Where to find us

The German Institute for Japanese Studies (DIJ)

Address: Jochi Kioizaka Bldg. 2F
7-1 Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0094
Japan

Phone: +81 (0)3 3222-5077
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