History

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
On leave Spring 2019

 

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
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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