Three Professors Honored with Named Professorships

October 17, 2019

Three faculty members in EALC have recently been awarded named professorships by Edgerley Family Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Claudine Gay and Provost Alan M. Garber: David Howell, the Robert K. and Dale J. Weary Professor of Japanese History; Wai-yee Li, the 1879 Professor in Chinese Literature; and Karen Thornber, the Harry Tuchman Levin Professor in Literature and Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations .

photo of Professor David Howell
Prof. David Howell                
Photo of professor Wai-Yee Li
Prof. Wai-yee Li
Professor Karen Thornber
Prof. Karen Thornber