General Information

Headquartered in
Roberta H. Martin

Contact Information

  • Address: Weatherhead East Asian Institute, 420 West 118th Street, MC: 3333 New York, NY 10027
  • Tel: (212) 854-1723
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The National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, funded by the Freeman Foundation, was launched in October 1998. A nationwide program, NCTA is a collaboration of the East Asian Studies programs of seven national institutions -- Columbia University, Five College Center for East Asian Studies at Smith College, Indiana University, the University of Colorado, the University of Pittsburgh, the University of Southern California, and the University of Washington.