Core Faculty

Chungmoo Choi
Ph.D. Indiana University, Associate Professor of Korean Culture (modern Korea, postcolonial and colonial discourse, popular culture, anthropology)
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Michael Fuller
Ph.D. Yale University, Department Chair and Professor of East Asian Studies; Chinese (Chinese poetry and poetics, the cultural and intellectual contexts for poetry, aesthetic theory, linguistic issues in classical Chinese)
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Martin Weizong Huang
Ph.D. Washington University, Professor of Chinese (traditional Chinese narrative, narrative theory, cultural history of late imperial China)
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Kyung Hyun Kim
Ph.D. University of Southern California, Professor of Korean Culture; Asian American Studies; Film and Media Studies (East Asian cinema, modern Korea, critical theory)
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Susan B. Klein
Ph.D. Cornell University, Professor of Japanese Literature and Culture (pre-modern and modern theater and dance, Japanese religions, feminist critical theory )
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Margherita Long
Ph.D. Princeton University, Associate Professor of Japanese (Japanese literature and film, ecocriticism, peace activism, feminist theory, eco-documentary)
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Bert Scruggs
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, Associate Professor of Chinese (Taiwan Studies, Environmental Studies, Postcolonial Studies)
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Serk-Bae Suh
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles, Associate Professor of Korean (Modern Korean Literature)
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Elizabeth Tinsley
Ph.D. Otani University (Kyoto), Assistant Professor of Buddhist Studies (Buddhism in East Asia; Japanese Buddhism; East Asian religions; Buddhist visual and textual cultures; visual theory)
Hu Ying
Ph.D. Princeton University, Graduate Faculty Advisor and Professor of Chinese; Comparative Literature (modern Chinese literature and culture, translation study, feminist theories)
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