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Current Faculty

Faculty Member Discipline Areas Contact Office Hours
Yasuko Akiyama
(EALC) Japanese Language
GA 2039
(812) 855-7171
2:30-4:30 p.m.
& by appt.
Yingling Bao

(EALC) Chinese Language
GA 2023
(812) 855-5619
1:00-3:00 p.m.
& by appt.
Heather Blair
Associate Professor
(Religious Studies, EALC) Japanese religion
Sycamore Hall 230 812-855-2495
2:00-3:00 p.m.
& by appt.
Gardner Bovingdon
Associate Professor
(CEUS, EALC) Comparative and Chinese politics; Xinjiang studies
GA 3025
(812) 856-0230
Yea-Fen Chen

Director, Chinese Flagship Program

(EALC) Chinese Language
GA 2030
(812) 855-4249
Michael Crandol
Visiting Assistant Professor
(EALC) Japanese Literature
GA 2053
(812) 856-9069

Stephanie De Boer
Associate Professor
(Communications & Culture, EALC) East Asian cinema and media
800 E 3rd. Rm 229
(812) 856-3708
On Leave
John Finch

Associate Director, Institute for Korean Studies
(EALC) Family, migration and education; gender, culture and cinema; globalization and inequality; and household and community ethnography.
GA 2052
(812) 856-9787

Sara Friedman
(Anthropology, Gender Studies, EALC) Anthropology of China
Student Building 158
(812) 856-4595

Ling-yu Hung
Assistant Professor

(Anthropology, EALC) Archaeology of China
Student Building 130
(812) 856-6862
On Leave
Susan Hwang
Assistant Professor
Modern Korean literature and cultural studies
GA 2075
(812) 855-5339
Michael Ing
Assistant Professor 


(Religious Studies, EALC) Chinese Sycamore Hall 230  

Jiyoung Kim




Korean language
GA 2039
(812) 855-3493

Seung-kyung Kim

Director, Korean Studies Institute

Korea Program Chair


Gender and society in contemporary Korea
GA 2046
(812) 856-9757
Hyo Sang Lee
Associate Professor

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Korean Language Program Coordinator

(EALC) Korean language and linguistics
GA 2045
(812) 855-8721
11:10-12:10 p.m.
Adam P. Liff
Assistant Professor
(EALC, Political Science) East Asian international relations; Japanese and Chinese foreign policy; security studies; U.S. Asia-Pacific strategy
GA 2032
(812) 856-0105
On Leave during AY 2017-18
Xiaoying Liles
(EALC) Chinese language
GA 2023
(812) 856-0105
Chien-Jer Charles Lin
Associate Professor

Director of Graduate Studies

(EALC) Chinese linguistics and psycholinguistics
GA 2073
(812) 855-5180
12:45-2:00 p.m.
Manling Luo
Associate Professor

Director of Graduate Studies, Spring Semester 2018

(EALC) Chinese literature
GA 2058
(812) 856-0833
On leave during Spring Semester 2016
Misako Matsubara Senior Lecturer (EALC) Japanese language GA 2037
(812) 855-5169
Ethan Michelson
Associate Professor
(Sociology, EALC) Contemporary Chinese society
Ballantine Hall 768
(812) 856-1521
On leave during Fall Semester 2016
Mark Minton East Asian Studies; East Asian diplomacy
GA 1016

Scott O'Bryan
Associate Professor

Department Chair

Director of Graduate Studies, Fall Semester 2017

(EALC, History) Modern Japanese history
GA 2031
(812) 855-2454
2:15-3:15 p.m.
& by appt.
Morten Oxenboell
Assistant Professor
(EALC) Japanese History
GA 2029
(812) 855-6951
1:00-2:00 p.m.
Edith Sarra
Associate Professor

(EALC) Japanese literature
GA 2053
(812) 855-4031

Jonathan Schlesinger
Associate Professor

(History, EALC) Chinese history
Ballantine Hall 835
(812) 855-6882
1:30-3:30 p.m.
Aaron Stalnaker
Associate Professor
(Religious Studies, EALC) Chinese religious studies
Sycamore 219
On Leave
Marvin Sterling
Associate Professor
(Anthropology, EALC) Contemporary Japan
Student Building 166
(812) 855-3858
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Henghua Su
Assistant Professor

Chinese Language Program Coordinator

(EALC) Chinese language and pedagogy
GA 2027


Nozomi Tanaka

Assistant Professor

Japanese Language Program Coordinator

(EALC) Japanese Language Studies
GA 2043
(812) 855-3124
Natsuko Tsujimura


(EALC) Japanese linguistics
GA 2071
(812) 855-5884

12:30-1:30 p.m. and by appointment.
Sue Tuohy
Senior Lecturer
(Folklore & Ethnomusicology, EALC) Chinese culture
Folklore Institute,
504 N Fess, Room 106
(812) 856-0203

Nick Vogt

Assistant Professor


(EALC) Early Chinese history

GA 2079
(812) 856-7002

Fei-Hsien Wang
Associate Professor
(EALC) Chinese History
Ballantine Hall 834

John Yasuda

Assistant Professor

(EALC) Contemporary Chinese domestic politics
GA 2077
(812) 855-3224

Tie Xiao
Assistant Professor
(EALC) Modern Chinese literature
GA 2077
(812) 855-7109
On leave during Fall Semester 2016

Adjunct Faculty

Faculty Member Department Fields Contact  
Rick Harbaugh
Associate Professor, Business Economics
(Business) Economics, Business economics
Business School 442
(812) 855-2777


Faculty Member Department Fields Contact
Wen-ling Diana Liu Librarian, East Asian Collection
Main Library E860
Office: (812) 855-9695
Fax: (812) 855-8068