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Current EALC Graduate Students:

Name Degree Study Area/
Research Interests
Advisor
Dongchoel Bin PhD Chinese (ABD) Chinese art and calligraphy Robert Eno
Christopher Blackburn MA East Asian Studies Contemporary China, International Relations, and East Asian political economy Scott O'Bryan
David Boyd PhD Chinese
(ABD)
Chinese thought and religion Robert Eno
Evan Bracken* MA Pedagogy Japanese Japanese Language Pedagogy  
Jingjing Cai PhD Chinese
(ABD)
Modern Chinese Literature And Culture Manling Luo
Hyo-Kyung Choi PhD Japanese (ABD) Early Modern Japanese History, Arai Hakuseki,  Early modern cross-cultural contacts Richard Rubinger
Jude Coulter-Pultz MA East Asian Studies Japanese mythology, folklore, minority studies Scott O'Bryan
Nicole Dabney MA Chinese Chinese Linguistics, Chinese Language Pedagogy Hyo Sang Lee
Lynn Dearden MA Japanese   Edith Sarra
Tiphani Dixon

MA East Asian Studies Japanese

Communication Patterns and the Societal and Historical Hnfluences on the Japanese Language. Marvin Sterling
Marina Dmukhovskaya MA East Asian Studies Korean Studies Michael Robinson
Michael Evans PhD Chinese Chinese Studies, disputed regions Gardner Bovingdon
Rui Fan PhD Chinese Early Chinese Thought Michael Ing
Michael Ginn MA East Asian Studies Japanese Studies  
Jessica Harding MA Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy; Chinese Linguistics; Education Reform Charles Lin
Angela Harris* MA Japanese Japanese Studies  
Beth Holcombe MA East Asian Studies Modern China, Chinese Education Heidi Ross
Jui-Hsin Hung MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy Henghua Su
Daniel Idziak MA East Asian Studies China China/Business and Industry MA/MBA Scott Kennedy
Cynthia Jefferies MA East Asian Studies Chinese studies,journalism Scott Kennedy
Dan Jin MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy Henghua Su
Rio Katayama MA Pedagogy Japanese Japanese Language Pedagogy Keiko Kuriyama
Andrew Kauffman PhD Chinese Modern Chinese Literature Tie Xiao
David Kendall MA East Asian Studies Korean government efforts to promote national image Michael Robinson
Kaleem Kheshgi MA East Asian Studies Japanese Studies, Japanese art and music Richard Rubinger
Amy Klouse MA EAS Japanese Japanese history, journalism, disaster relief issues. Scott O'Bryan
Yumi Kotera* MA Pedagogy Japanese Japanese Language Pedagogy  
Trista Lai* MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy  
Linna Lam* MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy  
Yao-An Lee MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy Henghua Su
Meng Liu MA Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy Charles Lin
Levko Luchuk MA Japanese Japanese Language, linguistics, anime Natsuko Tsujimura
Richard Lutz MA Japanese   Edith Sarra
Kevin Manning MA East Asian Studies Japanese Studies Scott O'Bryan
Kellie Mendenhall MA Japanese Japanese History Scott O'Bryan
Bethany Muncy MA East Asian Studies Japanese Studies Edith Sarra
Jim Nagler MA Chinese Flagship Chinese Flagship Program, Ancient and Modern China Scott O'Bryan
Michael O'Connor MA East Asian Studies Chinese Studies Jonathan Schlesinger
Megumi Otake MA Pedagogy Japanese Japanese Language Pedagogy Keiko Kuriyama
Joshua Owens MA Chinese   Sara Friedman
Jiaji Peng* MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy  
Joannah Peterson PhD Japanese (ABD) Japanese Literature, Tale of Genji Edith Sarra
John Quarles MA Japanese Japanese Orthography Japanese Language Pedagogy; Japanese Linguistics Richard Rubinger
Anthony Ross MA East Asian Studies Korean History And Social Movements In East Asia Michael Robinson
Kazuhide Takeuchi MA Pedagogy Japanese Japanese Language Pedagogy Keiko Kuriyama
Emily Tardiff* MA Pedagogy Japanese Japanese Language Pedagogy  
Alexander Wald MA Chinese Flagship Chinese Flagship Program, Public Health Vivian Ling
Hsiang-Ning Wang MA Pedagogy Chinese Language Pedagogy Henghua Su
Allessandra Watson MA East Asian Studies Japanese Studies Robert Eno
Jihyeon Won MA East Asian Studies Chinese Politics and East Asian Political Economy Heon Joo Jung
Xiaosu Xue MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy Henghua Su
Lu Yin MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese Language Pedagogy Henghua Su
Xiaomeng Zhang MA Pedagogy Chinese Chinese language pedagogy; Chinese Linguistics; Second language acquisition Henghua Su
Huiqi Zhou MA Chinese Chinese Literature Tie Xiao

Recent EALC Alumni

Name

Degree/
Graduation Date

Thesis/Disseration/Final Project Title

Thesis/Dissertation Advisor
Amanda Bates

MA Japanese

August 2012

Hara Setsuko as Mediator Between Prewar and Postwar Values in Occupation Period Film Michiko Suzuki
Jonathan Bratt MA East Asian Studies - China Focus
February 2014
A Place for Tired Souls: Representation and Tourism Promotion in Qiandongnan, China Scott O'Bryan
Alex Burch MA Chinese
August 2014
The Use of Cost-Benefit Analysis in China Scott Kennedy
Jamie Burnett MA Chinese
June 2011
Discrimination, Personal Choice and Avalanche: Explanations for Women's Participation in the Chinese Legal Profession Ethan Michelson
Yanfei Chen MA Chinese Pedagogy
August 2014
Developing Reading and Listening Tasks for Second Year Chinese -- Practicing Omaggio's Five Principles in Chinese Language Class Henghua Su
Laura Corser MA East Asian Studies-
Korea Focus
May 2012
Assertive Nationalism in Korean Youth: Anti-American Protest in the 2000s Heon Joo Jung
Allison Darmody MA Japanese
December 2013
Trickster Fox at Court: The Empress Dowager and Staged Possession in Yoru no Nezame Edie Sarra
Fan Fan MA Chinese Pedagogy
June 2011
An Analysis of the Chinese Placement Test in the Chinese Program at Indiana University Jennifer Liu
Alicia Fehring MA East Asian Studies - China Focus
May 2010
Chinese Engagement in Africa: Patterns of the Past and Possibilities for the Future Klaus Mühlhahn
Alexandra Frauman MA Japanese

August 2012

Kusanagi Lost: Reading Sovereignty and Divinity in Two Accounts of the Battle at Dan No Ura Edith Sarra
Susan Furukawa Ph.D. Japanese

June 2012

The Afterlife of Toyotomi Hideyoshi: Taikoki and the Reinterpretation of Japan's Past Richard Rubinger
Kim Gaugler MA East Asian Studies August 2012 "Disoriented" In China: Orientalism and Contemporary China Travelogues Scott Kennedy
Xiaoqin Gu MA Chinese Pedagogy
July 2011
A Pragmatic-Focused Evaluation of First and Second Year Chinese Textbooks Jennifer Liu
Jian Guo MA Chinese Pedagogy
August 2010
A Course Design to Improve Chinese Pronunciation of Intermediate/Advanced Learners Jennifer Liu
Michelle Hertzfeld MA East Asian Studies /SPEA MPA - China Focus
August 2010
Is Chinese Drylands Policy a Multi-Stakeholder Platform? Scott Kennedy
Misato Hiraga MA Japanese Pedagogy
June 2014
Drama Based Teaching Approach in a Third-Year Japanese Class Keiko Kuriyama
JaeYun Kim MA East Asian Studies - Korea Focus
May 2010
Tracing the History of Militarization of South Korea Michael Robinson
Stephen Kory Ph.D. Chinese
August 2012
Reconfiguring Cracking: Continuity and Innovation in Han Through Tang Pyro-Plastromancy Robert Eno
Yi-Lu Kuo MA Japanese Pedagogy
December 2012
Flagship Chinese Student's Learning Process-A Longitudinal Case Study Hyo Sang Lee
Seok Lee MA East Asian Studies Korea Focus
June 2010
Regionalism Between P'yŏngan and Kiho Michael Robinson
Chelsea Liddell MA East Asian Studies - Japan Focus
August 2014
New Myths for the Modern Era: Remember Japanese Imperialism in Avatar: The Last Airbender Scott O'Bryan
Yu Liu MA Chinese Pedaogy
August 2010
How do Heritage Learners' Motivation and Needs Influence Curriculum Design in Chinese Teaching at Indiana University Bloomington? Jennifer Liu
Vera Marinova

MA East Asian Studies/MPA
May 2014

Carving the Space for Green Activism in China: Defining and Defying the Limits Ethan Michelson
Emily Mathes MA Japanese
August 2011
Fiction and Reality in Tsushima Yuko's "Suifu" (The Water Kingdom): A Translation and Critical Essay Michiko Suzuki
Kaitlin McCloughan MA East Asian Studies
July 2013
Taiwan in Chinese Newspapers: From the Anti-Secession Law to the ECFA Scott Kennedy
Brandon Oland MA East Asian Studies - China Focus
August 2011
Discretionary Authority in China's Political Economy Scott Kennedy
Fang Pan MA Chinese Pedagogy
May 2012
ACTFL Standard-Based Chinese Texbook Design Natsuko Tsujimura
Jennifer Pearl MA East Asian Studies /SPEA MPA - China Focus
December 2010
Biogas Toilets and Public Health: Flush with Opportunity in China? Scott Kennedy
Jonathan Pettit PhD Chinese and Religious Studies
May 2013
Chinese thought and Religion Robert Eno
Joanne Quimby PhD Japanese
May 2010
Narratives of Sexuality and Embodiment: Performative Identities and Abject Agency in Contemporary Fiction and Prose by Japanese Women Writers Edith Sarra
Chris Rogers MA Japanese Pedagogy
June 2010
Characteristic Strengths and Weaknesses of Native and Non-Native Speaker Teachers of Japanese as Seen by Their Students Keiko Kuriyama
Liyan Shen PhD Chinese and Comparative Literature September 2011 The Poetics of Creative Emptiness

David Hertz and Eugene Eoyang

Sumiyo Shimada MA Japanese Pedagogy
December 2012
Gesture and Language Acquisition Keiko Kuriyama
Irene Somyk MA Chinese Pedagogy
December 2010
Student and Teacher Perceptions of LinguaFolio: Alternative Assessment in the Secondary Foreign Language Classroom Jennifer Liu
Thomas Stock MA East Asian Studies-
Korea Focus
May 2012
Dissecting Juche: A Fresh Look at North Korea's Total Quest Michael Robinson
Kimble Stohry MA East Asian Studies-
Korea Focus
May 2012
Essay on Korean History Michael Robinson
Joohee Suh MA Chinese
August 2011
The Last Man of Loyalty in China: The Life and Controversy of Zhao Erfeng Robert Eno
Laura Waiss MA Japanese
June 2011
War and Woodblocks: Japan's Portrayal if the Enemy in Sino-Japanese and Russo-Japanese War Prints Richard Rubinger
Edwin Way MA East Asian Studies
May 2013
Sino-Indiana Relations/Chinese Politics Scott Kennedy
Matthew Winter MA Chinese Pedagogy
May 2012
Materials for Teaching the Recognition of Chinese Cursive Script Natsuko Tsujimura
Laura Woods MA Japanese

May 2012

Non-Normative Language Practices in Ladies' Manga: An Analysis of Gender-Marking in Nana Natsuko Tsujimura
Pei-Shan Yu MA Chinese
June 2013
Heritage Language Maintenance by Chinese-American College Students Keiko Kuriyama