EALAC Faculty

Faculty Table of Contents

Faculty Index

Full-time faculty of the Department of History (H), Religion (R), Barnard (B), and Professors from other schools/departments (O).

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Anderer Paul Professor 41525 pja1
Armstrong Charles Professor, (H) 41721 cra10
Barnett Robert Adj. Professor, (O) 41725 rjb58
Brandt Kim Assoc. Professor 45033 lb28
Chao Shi-Yan Adjunct NA sc3690
Chung Rachel Adj. Assoc. Professor, (O) 42570 ec61
Chiang Mei-Yi Lecturer 45038 mc3870
Como Michael Assoc. Professor, (R) 14144 mc2575
de Bary Wm. Theodore Professor 43671 wtd1
Eguchi Shigeru Sr. Lecturer 43523 se53
Faure Bernard Professor 48926 bf2159
Gentzler Mason Adj. Professor NA jmg2102
Gluck Carol Professor, (H) 42591 cg9
Guo Jue Asst. Professor, (B) 49538 jg3447
Hackett Paul Lecturer, (R) 14122 ph2046
Harrist Robert Professor, (O) 44505 reh23
Hartley Lauran Librarian, (O) 49875 lh2112
Hasegawa Masato Adjunct NA mh3498
Hori Hikari Asst. Professor 45744 hh2104
Hu Lingjun Lecturer 47036 lh2318
Hughes Theodore Assoc. Professor 48545 th2150
Hymes Robert Professor 42574 rph2
Kim Jungwon Asst. Professor 43811 jk3638
Ko Dorothy Professor, (B) 49624 dk2031
Lap James Lecturer 45027 jtl60
Lean Eugenia Assoc. Professor 41742 eyl2006
Lee Beom Lecturer 45144 bl355
Li Feng Professor 42510 fl123
Liu Lening Sr. Lecturer 47036 ll172
Liu Lydia Professor 45631 ll2410
Liu Yucai Adjunct NA NA
Loetscher Kyoko Lecturer 43523 kml2168
Lurie David Assoc. Professor 45316 dbl11
McKelway Matthew Professor, (O) 43182 mpm8
Meng Yuan-Yuan Sr. Lecturer 44740 ym11
Moerman David (Max) Assoc. Professor, (B) 45540 dm438
Nazikian Fumiko Sr. Lecturer 48345 fn2108
Nittono Miharu Sr. Lecturer 45502 mn70
Okamoto Keiko Lecturer 45502 ko47
Park Jisuk Lecturer 43523 jp2194
Pflugfelder Gregory Assoc. Professor 45035 gmp12
Pitkin Annabella Research Scholar, (B) 44862 ap382
Qi Shaoyan Lecturer 43604 sq2106
Qian Ying Asst. Professor NA NA
Reynolds John Professor, (B) 45396 jr2684
Rossabi Morris Adj. Professor 49479 mr63
Schirokauer Conrad Adj. Professor 49646 cs176
Schulz Carol Sr. Lecturer 45037 chs3
Shang Wei Professor 41526 ws110
Shi Zhongqi Lecturer 44740 zs2132
Shirane Haruo Professor 45031 hs14
Song Sunhee Lecturer 45144 ss2029
Sukhu Gopal Adj. Asst. Professor 45027 ggs5
Suzuki Tomi Professor 45034 ts202
Tan Qiuyu Lecturer 43604 qt2103
Tatsumi Naofumi Lecturer 45500 nt2358
Tsering Sonam Lecturer NA NA
Tuttle Gray Assoc. Professor 44096 gwt2102
Wang Hailong Lecturer 45038 hw21
Wang Zhirong Lecturer 43594 zw30
Wu Chen Lecturer 47306 cw2725
Xiao Hanyu Lecturer 43604 hx2132
Xu Jia Lecturer 45027 jx2196
Yan Ling Lecturer 43594 ly2131
Yi Hyunkyu Lecturer 45144 hy122
Yang Zhaohua Asst. Professor NA NA
Zelin Madeleine Professor 42592 mhz1
Zhang Yuanyuan Lecturer 44740 yz2642

 

Faculty Overview

Paul Anderer

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MACK PROFESSOR OF HUMANITIES; PROFESSOR OF JAPANESE LITERATURE
Paul Anderer holds degrees from Michigan (BA […]

Charles Armstrong

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KOREAN FOUNDATION PROFESSOR OF KOREAN STUDIES IN THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
Charles Armstrong specializes in modern […]

Robert Barnett

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ADJUNCT PROFESSOR, MODERN TIBETAN STUDIES
Robert Barnett is is the Director of the Modern Tibetan […]

Kim Brandt

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, JAPANESE HISTORY
Kim Brandt joined the Columbia faculty in 2007. She specializes in […]

Shi-Yan Chao

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Adjunct Assistant Professor
Shi-Yan Chao received his PhD in Cinema Studies from New York University. […]

Rachel Ehichung Chung

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ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, UNIVERSITY COMMITTEE ON ASIA & THE MIDDLE EAST
Rachel E. Chung is the […]

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Mei-Yi Chiang

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Mei-Yi Chiang

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Mei-yi Chiang is an exchange lecturer of Chinese language in the Department of East […]

Michael Como

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (Religion)
Michael Como, Associate Professor (B.A., Harvard, 1985; Ph.D., Stanford, 2000), is Toshu […]

Wm. Theodore de Bary

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SPECIAL SERVICE PROFESSOR, ASIAN HUMANITIES
AB Columbia 1941, MA ’48, PhD ’53; D. Litt St. […]

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Shigeru Eguchi

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Shigeru Eguchi

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SENIOR LECTURER IN JAPANESE
Mr. Eguchi has taught all levels of Japanese at Columbia University. […]

Bernard Faure

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KAO PROFESSOR, JAPANESE RELIGION
Bernard Faure received his Ph.D. (Doctorat d’Etat) from Paris University (1984). […]

Mason Gentzler

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ADJUNCT PROFESSOR
Office: Heyman Center, HB2-4
Office Hours:
Teaching Hours: MW 1:10-2:25
Email: jmg2102@columbia.edu

 

Carol Gluck

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GEORGE SANSOM PROFESSOR OF HISTORY
Carol Gluck specializes in the history of modern Japan, nineteenth […]

Jue Guo

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Jue Guo received her B.A. from Beijing University (2001), and her M.A. (2003) […]

Paul Hackett

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LECTURER, TIBETAN LANGUAGE
Paul Hackett is the instructor in classical Tibetan language and a research scholar […]

Robert Harrist

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Jane and Leopold Swergold Professor of Chinese Art History
Robert E. Harrist Jr. has published […]

Lauran R. Hartley

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TIBETAN STUDIES LIBRARIAN, C.V. STARR EAST ASIAN LIBRARY
Lauran Hartley is Tibetan Studies Librarian for […]

Masato Hasegawa

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Adjunct Assistant Professor 
Masato Hasegawa’s research centers on the question of how individual lives intersected […]

Hikari Hori

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Hikari Hori received her Ph. D. in gender studies and Japanese visual cultural […]

Lingjun Hu

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Lingjun Hu received her M.A. in Language Pedagogy from the Ohio State […]

Theodore Hughes

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KOREA FOUNDATION ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF KOREAN STUDIES IN THE HUMANITIES
Theodore Hughes received his Ph.D. […]

Robert P. W. Hymes

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CARPENTIER PROFESSOR OF CHINESE HISTORY
Robert Hymes received his B.A. from Columbia College (1972), and […]

Donald Keene

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SHINCHO PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF JAPANESE LITERATURE
Donald Keene received his B.A. (1942), M.A. (1947), and […]

Jungwon Kim

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KING SEJONG ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF KOREAN STUDIES
Jungwon Kim is the King Sejong Assistant Professor […]

Laurel Kendall

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Adjunct Professor of Anthropology, Curator of Asian Ethnographic Collections at the American Museum of Natural […]

Dorothy Ko

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PROFESSOR (BARNARD), CHINESE HISTORY
Professor Ko’s research interest is the everyday lives of women in […]

James Lap

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VISITING LECTURER, VIETAMESE LANGUAGE
James T Lap has been teaching Vietnamese language at Columbia University […]

Eugenia Lean

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Eugenia Lean received her BA from Stanford University (1990), and her MA (1996) […]

Gari Ledyard

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King Sejong Professor Emeritus of Korean Studies

He is the author of The Dutch Came to […]

Beom Lee

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LECTURER IN KOREAN
Beom Lee received his B.A. (1988) and M.A. (1990) in sociology from […]

Feng Li

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PROFESSOR OF EARLY CHINESE HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY
Professor Li received his MA (1986) from the […]

Tuo Li

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ADJUNCT ASSOCIATE RESEARCH SCHOLAR
Tuo Li is a writer and critic from mainland China. He […]

Lening Liu

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PROFESSOR OF EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES, DIRECTOR OF CHINESE LANGUAGE PROGRAM
Lening Liu was […]

Lydia H. Liu

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WUN TSUN TAM PROFESSOR IN THE HUMANITIES
Lydia Liu, professor of Chinese and Comparative Literature, […]

Yucai Liu

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Adjunct Professor
Yucai Liu holds degrees from the Chinese Language & Literature Department of Peking […]

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Kyoko Matsui Loetscher

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Kyoko Matsui Loetscher

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LECTURER OF JAPANESE
Kyoko Matsui Loetscher received her M.A. in Second Language Acquisition from the […]

David Lurie

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
David Lurie, associate professor of Japanese history and literature, received his B.A. from […]

Matthew McKelway

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Takeo and Itsuko Atsumi Professor of Japanese Art History
Matthew McKelway specializes in the history […]

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Yuan-Yuan Meng

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Yuan-Yuan Meng

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SENIOR LECTURER IN CHINESE
Yuan-Yuan Meng has been teaching Mandarin Chinese at Columbia University since […]

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David Max Moerman

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David Max Moerman

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
D. Max Moerman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Asian and […]

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Fumiko Nazikian

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Fumiko Nazikian

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SENIOR LECTURER IN JAPANESE, DIRECTOR OF JAPANESE LANGUAGE PROGRAM
Fumiko Nazikian received her Ph.D. in […]

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Miharu Nittono

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Miharu Nittono

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SENIOR LECTURER IN JAPANESE
Miharu Nittono earned her Ed. D. in Applied Linguistics from Teachers […]

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Keiko Okamoto

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Keiko Okamoto

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LECTURER IN JAPANESE

Keiko Okamoto has many years of experience teaching Japanese. She has taught […]

Jisuk Park

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LECTURER IN JAPANESE
Ms. Park has been a language instructor for thirteen years, teaching in […]

Gregory M. Pflugfelder

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Gregory Pflugfelder specializes in Japanese history and gender studies. He received his A.B. […]

Annabella Pitkin

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Annabella Pitkin is Term Assistant Professor of Tibetan and Chinese Social Sciences and […]

Shaoyan Qi

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Before Ms. Qi joined Columbia, she taught Chinese language at several colleges […]

Ying Qian

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Ying Qian received her doctoral degree from the Department of East Asian Languages […]

Jonathan M. Reynolds

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Professor
Jonathan M. Reynolds teaches on a wide range of topics in the history of […]

Morris Rossabi

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SENIOR SCHOLAR AND ADJUNCT PROFESSOR
Professor Rossabi is a historian of China and Central Asia […]

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Conrad Schirokauer

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Conrad Schirokauer

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ADJUNCT PROFESSOR, CAME, CHINESE AND JAPANESE CLASSICS
Conrad Schirokauer is a Professor Emeritus of History […]

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Carol H. Schulz

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Carol H. Schulz

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SENIOR LECTURER, DIRECTOR OF KOREAN LANGUAGE PROGRAM
Carol Schulz received her B.A. from Ewha Women’s […]

Wei Shang

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DU FAMILY PROFESSOR OF CHINESE CULTURE
Wei Shang received his B.A. (1982) and M.A. […]

Zhongqi Shi

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Zhongqi Shi joined Columbia in 2005 and has been teaching classes in […]

Haruo Shirane

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SHINCHO PROFESSOR OF JAPANESE LITERATURE
Haruo Shirane’s fields of interest are Japanese literature, visual culture, […]

Henry Smith

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PROFESSOR EMERITUS
 

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Sunhee Song

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Sunhee Song

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LECTURER
Sunhee Song received her Ed.D. and Ed.M. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other […]

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Chih-Ping Sobelman

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Chih-Ping Sobelman

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SENIOR LECTURER, CHINESE LANGUAGE

Gopal Sukhu

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ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Gopal Sukhu holds degrees from Yale (B.A. ’72) and Columbia (’93 PhD). […]

Tomi Suzuki

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PROFESSOR
Tomi Suzuki received her BA (1974) and MA (1977) from the University of Tokyo […]

Quiyu Tan

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Tan Qiuyu received her B.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language […]

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Naofumi Tatsumi

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Naofumi Tatsumi

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LECTURER IN JAPANESE
Naofumi Tatsumi specializes in Japanese pragmatics and earned his PhD from Purdue […]

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Sonam Tsering

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Sonam Tsering

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LECTURER, TIBETAN LANGUAGE
Sonam Tsering will be the new instructor in modern Tibetan language. Sonam […]

Gray Tuttle

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LEILA HADLEY LUCE ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MODERN TIBETAN STUDIES
Gray Tuttle received his Ph.D. in […]

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Hai-long Wang

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Hai-long Wang

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Hailong Wang has been teaching Mandarin Chinese at Columbia University since 1998. […]

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Xiaodan Wang

Xiaodan Wang

LECTURER IN CHINESE
Xiaodan Wang received her B.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language […]

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Zhirong Wang

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Zhirong Wang

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SENIOR LECTURER IN CHINESE

Zhirong Wang received her M.A. and Ph.D. in Chinese Language with […]

Tomomi Sato

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LECTURER IN DISCIPLINE, JAPANESE LANGUAGE
Tomomi Sato is an experienced Japanese language instructor having taught […]

Chen Wu

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Chen Wu received her B.A. in Chinese Language and Literature (2006) and […]

Hanyu Xiao

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LECTURER, CHINESE LANGUAGE
Hanyu Xiao received her B.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language […]

Jia Xu

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Jia Xu received her B.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language […]

Ling Yan

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LECTURER IN CHINESE
Ling Yan received her M.A in Applied Linguistics in Northwestern Polytechnical University […]

Zhaohua Yang

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SHENG YEN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF CHINESE BUDDHISM
Zhaohua Yang received his Ph.D. from Stanford University […]

Hyunkyu Yi

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LECTURER IN KOREAN
HyunKyu Yi received his B.A. in history from Yonsei University (1982), Seoul, […]

Chun-fang Yu

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SHENG YEN PROFESSOR EMERITA
Chun-fang Yu was born in China and educated in Taiwan. She […]

Madeleine Zelin

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DEAN LUNG PROFESSOR OF CHINESE STUDIES
Madeleine Zelin has, since her Ph.D. work at the […]

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Yuanyuan Zhang

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Yuanyuan Zhang

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LECTURER
Yuanyuan Zhang received her B.A. in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language (2003) and […]