Faculty

Helen Hardacre

Helen Hardacre

Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions and Society
Spring 2017 Office Hours: by appointment

 

Professor Helen Hardacre began the study of Japanese religions as an undergraduate at Vanderbilt University, and she earned her doctorate from the… Read more about Helen Hardacre

CGIS South Bldg. S239
p: (617) 496-5844
David Howell

David Howell

Professor of Japanese History
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Spring 2017 Office Hours: Thursday 2-4 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… Read more about David Howell

2 Divinity Ave. #233
p: (617) 495-8367
Prof. Keirstead

Thomas Keirstead

Edwin O. Reischauer Visiting Professor of Japanese Studies
Spring 2017 Office Hours: Tuesday 1-3 and by appointment

Thomas Keirstead received his BA in East Asian Studies from Harvard and his MA and PhD in History from Stanford University. Equally interested in the… Read more about Thomas Keirstead

2 Divinity Avenue
p: (617) 496-0926
Hi-Sun Kim

Hi-Sun Kim

Senior Preceptor in Korean
Director of the Korean Language Program

Spring 2017 Office Hours: Tuesday 2-3

In the Fall of 2015, Hi-Sun Kim joined the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations as the Director… Read more about Hi-Sun Kim

5 Bryant St. #208
p: (617) 495-5928
Sun Joo Kim

Sun Joo Kim

Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History
Korea Institute, Director
Fall 2016 Office Hour: Thursday 11-Noon

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

2 Divinity Ave. #218
p: (617) 495-7539
Prof. Kuriyama

Shigehisa Kuriyama

Reischauer Institute Professor of Cultural History
Department Chair
Fall 2016 Office Hours: Tuesday 2-3:30 and by appointment

Shigehisa Kuriyama received his A.B. degree from Harvard's Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations in 1977 and an A.M. degree in 1978.… Read more about Shigehisa Kuriyama

2 Divinity #224
p: (617) 495-2754
Ji-Eun Lee

Ji-Eun Lee

Visiting Associate Professor in East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Spring 2017
Spring 2017 Office Hours: Thursday 1:30-3 and by appointment

Ji-Eun Lee is the author of Women Pre-Scripted: Forging Modern Roles through Korean Print (University of Hawaii Press, 2015) and is currently an… Read more about Ji-Eun Lee

2 Divinity Ave., Room 231, Cambridge MA 02138
Jie Li

Jie Li

Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
On leave 2016-17

As a scholar of literary, film, and cultural studies, Jie Li’s research interests center on the mediation of memories in modern China. Her first book, Read more about Jie Li

2 Divinity Ave. #231
p: (617) 495-8371