Faculty

Ryuichi Abe

Ryuichi Abe

Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions

After completing an undergraduate degree in Economics at Keio University,...

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2 Divinity Ave. #130B
p: (617) 495-4305
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Tuesday 2:00-3:00 pm in person and Thursday 3:00-4:30 pm on Zoom by appointment only
David Atherton

David Atherton

Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

David C. Atherton specializes in the study of Japanese literature and culture of the early modern period (also known as the Edo or Tokugawa period,...

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2 Divinity Avenue, room 229
p: (617) 495-8374
Office Hours: Fall 2022: In person on Thursday 3:00-4:00 pm
Peter K. Bol

Peter K. Bol

Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
On Leave Fall 2022

Peter K. Bol is the Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations. His research is centered on...

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2 Divinity Ave. #221
p: (617) 495-8361
Office Hours: Spring 2022: Monday 3:30-4 and by appointment onZoom
Xiaocheng Chen

Xiaocheng Chen

Preceptor in Chinese
5 Bryant St. #307
p: 617-495-8650
Office Hours: Fri 1:30-3:30, by appointment only at https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZNrg0gSWsv6YD7u4gVr-hNyg44zs_19p/edit
Carter Eckert

Carter Eckert

Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History

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
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Mondays 10-Noon by appointment only
Mark C. Elliott

Mark C. Elliott

Mark Schwartz Professor of Chinese and Inner Asian History
Vice Provost for International Affairs
On leave AY 2022-23

 

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
Office Hours: Fall 2021: Friday 9-11 and by appointment. Please contact Ms Bailey Thaxton bailey_thaxton@harvard.edu in the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs.
Gülnar Eziz, Preceptor of Uyghur & Chaghatay

Gülnar Eziz

Preceptor in Uyghur and Chaghatay
Dr. Eziz earned her Ph.D. in Linguistic Anthropology at The University of Kansas and served there as a Research and Teaching Assistant in Uyghur and Chaghatay... Read more about Gülnar Eziz
9 Kirkland Pl #208
Cambridge, MA 02138
Office Hours: MW 1:30-3:00
Andrew Gordon

Andrew Gordon

Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History

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
Office Hours: Fall 2022: Monday 1:30-4:00 pm and by appointment. Email hannahperry@fas.harvard.edu to schedule an appointment.