Faculty

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David L. Howell

Department Chair
Robert K. and Dale J. Weary Professor of Japanese History

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
Office Hours: Fall 2020: Tuesday 8:30-10:30 AM and by appointment
Wesley Jacobsen

Wesley Jacobsen

Professor of the Practice of Japanese Language
Director of the Japanese Language Program
On Leave Fall 2020

Professor Wesley Jacobsen was born in Tokyo and raised largely in Japan, returning to the U.S. in his later high school years. After graduating from...

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5 Bryant St. #203
p: (617) 495-2982
Yuko Kageyama-Hunt

Yuko Kageyama-Hunt

Senior Preceptor in Japanese
Interim Director of the Japanese Language Program (Fall 2020)

Yuko Kageyama-Hunt has been teaching in the Japanese Language Program (JLP) since 2001, first as a preceptor, then since 2013 as senior preceptor. She has...

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5 Bryant St., #206
p: (617) 495-8425
Office Hours: MTh 3:00pm-4:30pm
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Thomas P. Kelly

Assistant Professor in East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Thomas Kelly is a scholar of late imperial Chinese literature. His research attends to the interplay between the literary imagination and Chinese...

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2 Divinity Ave, Room 230
EALC, Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fall 2020: By appointment
Hi-Sun Kim

Hi-Sun Kim

Senior Preceptor in Korean
Director of the Korean Language Program
In the Fall of 2015, Hi-Sun Kim joined the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations as the Director of the Korean Language Program. Prior to coming... Read more about Hi-Sun Kim
5 Bryant St. #208
p: (617) 495-5928
Office Hours: by appointment only
Sun Joo Kim

Sun Joo Kim

Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History
Korea Institute (https://korea.fas.harvard.edu) Director, 2020-21

Sun Joo Kim is Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History in the Department of East Asian Languages and...

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2 Divinity Ave. #218
p: (617) 495-7539
Office Hours: Fall 2020: By appointment