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(North Asian language and linguistics)
511 Museum /6398
(215) 898-4110
(Genetic and migration histories of Asian populations)
344 Museum / 6398

Asian American Studies Program

Alan Charles Kors Term Associate Professor of History
Professor of History (Asian-American history, modern Japan)
308A College Hall / 6379
(215) 898-6698
Associate Professor, English and Asian American Studies
318 Fisher-Bennett Hall /6273
(215) - 898-7382

East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Professor of Mongolian and Late Imperial, Early Modern Chinese History
850 Williams Hall
642 Williams Hall / 6305
Associate Professor of Japanese Studies
(Medieval Japanese Literature, Classical and Modern Japanese Language)
852 Williams Hall / 6305
(215)- 898-6334
Assistant Professor
856 Williams Hall / 6305
Lecturer in Chinese Language
Director, Chinese Language Program
702 Williams Hall / 6305
Lecturer in Korean Language
Director, Korean Language Program
842 Williams Hall
(215) 898-4649
Senior Lecturer in Chinese Language
701 Williams Hall / 6305
(215) 573-4472
Professor of Chinese Studies
(Chinese thought, early Chinese history, Chinese historical linguistics)
851 Williams Hall / 6305
Professor of Japanese Studies
(Modern Japanese Literature, theatre,gender studies)
841 Williams Hall / 6305
(215) 573-9614
Lecturer in Chinese Language
703 Williams Hall
(215) 573-4240
Professor of Chinese Language and Literature
(Sino-eurasian cultural relations, Buddhism)
849 Williams Hall / 6305
(215) 898-8432
Korea Foundation Associate Professor of History (Social History of late Choson and modern Korea)
642 Williams Hall
Assistant Professor
Curator of Chinese Antiquities, University of Pennsylvania Museum
Associate Professor of Japanese History
(Pre-modern Japanese History)
847 Williams Hall / 6305
Professor of East Asian Studies, Curator of Chinese Art, University of Pennsylvania Museum
(East Asian art and architecture)
853 Williams Hall /6305
(215) 898-6256
Director, Japanese Language Program
803 Williams Hall
(215) 573-3640
Lecturer, Director, Master of Arts Program
(Pre-modern Chinese Studies)
851 Williams Hall
Lecturer in Chinese Language
704 Williams Hall / 6305
(215) 898-0303


Professor of Economics
McNeil Building, 3718 Locust Walk


Fisher-Bennett Hall 202
Associate Professor of English
(Relationship between Europe and Asia in the early modern period)
Fisher-Bennett Hall 314 / 6273


Professor of History
(Modern Japan, East Asian diplomacy)
317C College Hall / 6379
215-898-2766; 215-573-2089
Associate Professor of History
(Late Imperial and modern China, gender and women's history, urban history)
218 College Hall / 6379
Lauder Professor of International Relations
(China, esp. political-military-diplomatic; comparative nationalism and culture; military history and security policy)
311C College Hall / 6379

History of Art

Professor, Department of History of Art
(Japanese prints of the Edo period, Japanese cinema of the 1950s)
307 Jaffe / 6208

History and Sociology of Science

Professor, and Chair
(The atomic bomb, post-war Japanese-American relations, literature of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, biological sciences, gender)
365 Cohen Hall / 6304


Assistant Professor
(Phonetics, tonal Language)
609 Williams /6305

International Relations Program

Alloy-Ansin Professor of International Relations and History Director, International Relations Program
(U.S., European, and Pacific Rim diplomatic history and international relations)
332A 3401 Walnut / 6228
215-898-2185; 215-898-0452
Co-Director, International Relations Program
636 Williams Hall / 6305

Political Science

Assistant Professor of Political Science
(Japanese politics, political economy of East Asia)
203 Stiteler Hall / 6215
David M. Knott Professor of Global Politics and International Relations
227 Stiteler Hall / 6215
(215) 898-7647
Associate Professor of Political Science
Co-director, Huntsman Program in International Studies and Business (Russian, post-Communist, and Asian comparative politics)
236 Stiteler Hall

Religious Studies

Associate Professor, Religious Studies
Chair for Undergraduate Studies
Assistant Professor
201 Cohen Hall


Associate Professor
(Education, social stratification, poverty, and child welfare in China)
247McNeil Building
(215) 898-9633
Korea Foundation Associate Professor
Director, James Joo-Jin Kim Program in Korean Studies
219 McNeil Building
Professor, Director of Population Studies Center
(Population patterns in North China and South and Southeast Asian Countries)
242 McNeil /6298
(215) 898-7768
Professor of Communication & Sociology, Annenberg School for Communication & Department of Sociology

Graduate School of Design

Adjunct Associate Professor of Architecture
Associate Professor, Department of Architecture
204-207 Meyerson Hall / 6311
(215) 898-5728

Graduate School of Education

Associate Professor (Language acquisition in East Asia)
Graduate School of Education / 6216
Professor (children's socioemotional development in cultural contexts) Applied Psychology-Human Development
Graduate School of Education , 3700 Walnut Street

Law School

Stephen A. Cozen Professor of Law, Director, Center for East Asian Studies
Deputy Director, Center for the Study of Contemporary China (Chinese and comparative law, Chinese politics)
S-135 Law School /6204
(215) 898-5781
Deputy Dean for International Affairs
Professor of Law (Law and society in Japan, comparative law and policy)
(215) 573-6400

School of Social Policy and Practice

Professor (International and comparative social welfare and social research)
3701 Locust Walk, Room C19 / 6214
(215) 898-5531


Director, the Global Program, Lauder Institute
Director, Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies
Dr. Felix Zandman Endowed Professor of International Management(International and comparative management)
2016 Steinberg-Dietrich Hall / 6370
(215) 573-6267; (215) 898-7722
Associate Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics
(Emerging economies in East Asia, Mongolia, and S. Korea)
655 J.M. Huntsman Hall
Guardsmark Professor; Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management
Director, Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership (Environmental law and policy in China)
648 JMHH
Associate Professor of Strategic Management and Organization
2014SH-DH, 3620 Locust Walk

East Asia Librarians

Chinese Studies Librarian
Val Pelt Library / 6206
(215) 898-3412

Penn Museum

Keeper of the Asian Collection
University of Pennsylvania Museum

Emeritus Faculty

Vartan Gregorian Professor of English
Professor of Education
120 College Hall / 6303
(215) 898-5726 ; (215) 898-6943
Professor Emeritus of City and Regional Planning
(East Asian Urbanism)
Professor of Economics and South Asia Regional Studies
Richard A. Sapp Professor of Management, Wharton School of Business
Professor Emeritus of Chinese and Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Professor Emerita of Japanese Language and Literature
Professor Emeritus of Chinese Culture and of the History of Science