Carter Eckert

Carter Eckert

Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History
Korea Institute Director, 2018-19
Fall 2018 Office Hours: Tuesday 10-Noon. Email for appointment in advance to insure a slot.

Carter J. Eckert was born in Chicago and trained in European ancient and medieval history at Lawrence College in Wisconsin, and also at Harvard. He...

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2 Divinity Ave. #226B
p: (617) 495-8811
Mark C. Elliott

Mark C. Elliott

Mark Schwartz Professor of Chinese and Inner Asian History; Acting Director, Committee on Inner Asian and Altaic Studies (2018-19);
Vice Provost for International Affairs


Mark Elliott has been at Harvard since 2003, having earned his B.A. and M.A. at Yale and his Ph.D. at University of California at...

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2 Divinity Ave. #134A
p: (617) 496-5343
Andrew Gordon

Andrew Gordon

Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History
Acting Director, Harvard Yenching Institute (July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019)
Fall 2018 Office Hours: Monday 3-5 and by appointment by contacting Jennie Kim (jiyounkim@fas.harvard.edu)

Andrew Gordon’s teaching and research focus primarily on modern Japan but he has also taught Japan’s premodern history and courses on comparative history...

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1730 Cambridge St., CGIS #S236
p: (617) 496-4729
David Howell

David Howell

Department Chair
Professor of Japanese History
Fall 2018: Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00-2:50 and by appointment

Professor David L. Howell grew up in Hilo, Hawai'i. After graduating from the University of Hawai'i at Hilo, he studied at Hokkaido University in Sapporo...

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2 Divinity Ave., Department Chair's Office, room 224, enter through room 222.
p: (617) 495-8367
Sun Joo Kim

Sun Joo Kim

Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History
On leave 2018-19

Sun Joo Kim is Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations. She began teaching Korean history...

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2 Divinity Ave. #218
p: (617) 495-7539
Michael Szonyi

Michael Szonyi

Frank Wen-Hsiung Wu Memorial Professor of Chinese History
Director, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies
Fall 2018 Office Hours: Wednesday 3-4:30 at CGIS S136, and by appointment (contact Justin Wong justin_wong@fas.harvard.edu)



Michael Szonyi is Professor of Chinese History and Director of the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at...

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2 Divinity Ave. #35
1730 Cambridge St., CGIS S136
p: (617) 495-2797