Catalog Version

Summer/Autumn 2013
Catalog update:
May 15, 2013

Access archived catalogs in the Catalog Archive section.​​​​​

Students are required to follow the Academic Handbook and Code of Student Responsibility​​

Program Director

Elizabeth Lillehoj, Ph.D.

Professor History of Art & Architecture
Columbia University

Program Faculty

L. Joyce Mariano

Lecturer in Global Asian Studies
University of Minnesota

Affiliated Faculty

Nobuko Chikamatsu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Modern Languages/Japanese Studies
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Sumi Cho, J. D., Ph.D.

Professor of Law
University of California at Berkeley

June Chung, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
University of California, Los Angeles

Camilla Fojas, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Latin American and Latino Studies
New York University

Bill Johnson Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English
Harvard University

David L. Gitomer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Director of MALS Program
Columbia University

Curt Hansman, Ph.D.

Adjunct of History of Architecture and Art
University of Kansas

Kathryn Ibata-Arens, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science
Northwestern University

Li Jin, Ph.D. 

Associate Professor Chinese Studies, Chinese Section Head
University of South Florida

Laura Kina, M.F.A.

Associate Professor of Art, Media and Design
Vincent de Paul Professor
University of Illinois at Chicago

Lucy Xing Lu, Ph.D.

Professor of Communication
University of Oregon

Rajit Mazumder, Ph.D.
                 Associate Professor of History 
                 School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

Kalyani Menon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Religious Studies
Syracuse University

Yuki Miyamoto, Ph.D.
                Associate Professor of Religious Studies 
                University of Chicago

Sanjukta Mukherjee, Ph.D.​​ 
                Assistant Professor Women and Gender Studies                                        
                Syracuse University

​​​​Lori Pierce, ​Ph.D.

Associate Professor of American Studies
University of Hawai'i

Shailja Sharma, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
State University of New York at Stony Brook

Charles Strain, Ph.D.

Professor Religious Studies
University of Chicago

Chi-Jang Yin, M.F.A.

Associate Professor of Art, Media, and Design
School of the Art Institute of Chicago