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Asian Studies

Faculty and Staff

Asian Studies Faculty


Hiroo Aridome
Senior Lecturer in Japanese

Songren Cui
Associate Professor of Asian Studies

Christopher Heurlin
Assistant Professor of Asian Studies & Government

John C. Holt 
William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of the Humanities in Religion and Asian Studies

Sree Padma Holt
Lecturer in Asian Studies and Executive Director of the ISLE Program

Xiaoke Jia
Lecturer in Chinese Language

Belinda Kong
Associate Professor of Asian Studies and English
Director of Asian Studies Program

Henry C.W. Laurence
Associate Professor of Government and Asian Studies
Japanese and comparative political economy. Media and politics

Vyjayanthi Ratnam Selinger
Assistant Professor of Asian Studies
Premodern and Modern Japanese literature, Japanese language, Theoretical approaches to history as narrative

Nishtha Singh
Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in History and Asian Studies

Rachel Sturman  (on leave of absence for the 2013-14 academic year)
Associate Professor of History and Asian Studies
South Asia

Shu-chin Tsui

Associate Professor of Asian Studies and Film Studies

Peggy Wang

Assistant Professor of Art History and Asian Studies

Leah Zuo
Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies

Contributing Faculty

Connie Y. Chiang
Associate Professor of History and Environmental Studies
U.S. West, social, environmental

David Collings
Professor of English, Director of Gay and Lesbian Studies Program

Rachel Connelly
Bion R. Cram Professor of Economics

Sara A. Dickey
Professor of Anthropology

Nancy Riley
Professor of Sociology
 
Vineet Shende
Associate Professor of Music; Chair of Music Department

Yao Tang
Assistant Professor of Economics