UCLA International Institute
Asia Institute

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

All Asia Institute Faculty

Hitoshi Abe
Architecture and Urban Design

Stephen Acabado
Anthropology

Noriko Akatsuka
Asian Languages & Cultures

Jade Alburo
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Supa Angkurawaranon
Asian Languages & Cultures

Nushin Arbabzadah

Anurima Banerji
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Paul Barber
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Victor Bascara
Asian American Studies Department

M√ľnir Beken
Ethnomusicology

Kathryn Bernhardt
Department of History

Tomoko Bialock
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

William Bodiford
Asian Languages & Cultures

Robert L. Brown
Art History

Nick Browne
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Taimie Bryant
UCLA Law

Quyen Di Chuc Bui
Asian Languages & Cultures

Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns
Asian American Studies Department

Robert Buswell
Asian Languages & Cultures

Cameron Campbell
Sociology

Michelle Caswell
Information Studies

Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy
Ethnomusicology

Cheris Chan

Jack W. Chen
Asian Languages & Cultures

Su Chen
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Robert Chi
Asian Languages & Cultures

Sanghun Cho
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Jane Choi
Asian Languages & Cultures

Hung-hsiang Chou
Asian Languages & Cultures

Bhagwan Chowdhry
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Jason Cong
UCLA Engineering

Lisa Kim Davis
Geography

Tagumpay De Leon
Ethnomusicology

Roger Detels
School of Public Health

Vijay Dhir
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Jiedson Domigpe
Asian Languages & Cultures

Nenita Domingo
Asian Languages & Cultures

Jianbo Dong

John Duncan
Asian Languages & Cultures

Torquil Duthie
Asian Languages & Cultures

George Dutton
Asian Languages & Cultures

Benjamin A. Elman

Michael Emmerich
Asian Languages & Cultures

Lieba Faier
Geography

Daniel Fessler
Anthropology

Barbara Gaerlan

Jenjit Gasigitamrong
Asian Languages & Cultures

David Gere
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Andrea Goldman
Department of History

James. E. Goodwin
English

Pamina Gorbach
School of Public Health

Nile Green
Department of History

Akhil Gupta
Anthropology

Roy Hamilton
Fowler Museum at UCLA

Christopher P. Hanscom
Asian Languages & Cultures

Patricia Harter
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

John N. Hawkins
Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

Ursula Heise
English, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Natasha Heller
Asian Languages & Cultures

Patrick Heuveline
Sociology

Katsuya Hirano
Department of History

David G. Hirsch
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Douglas Hollan
Anthropology

William Hong

Philip Huang
Department of History

Ka Kit Hui
School of Medicine, Center for East-West Medicine

Theodore Huters
Asian Languages & Cultures

Jae Eun Im
Asian Languages & Cultures

Shoichi Iwasaki
Asian Languages & Cultures

Sanford Jacoby
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Stephanie Jamison
Asian Languages & Cultures

Robert Jensen
UCLA School of Public Affairs

Seonkyung Jeon
Asian Languages & Cultures

Jong-Jin Jeong

Hong Woan Joo

Sun-Ah Jun
Linguistics

Yunsun Jung

Jennifer Jung-Kim
Asian Languages & Cultures

Burglind Jungmann
Art History

Marjorie Kagawa-Singer
School of Public Health

Matthew Kahn
Economics, UCLA School of Public Affairs, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Snehendu Kar
School of Public Health

Abhiman Kaushal
Ethnomusicology

Dong Suk Kim
Ethnomusicology

Mary Kim
Asian Languages & Cultures

Seong-Uk Kim
Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology, Art History

Seong-Uk Kim
Asian Languages & Cultures

Ryoji Kishino
Asian Languages & Cultures

Archie Kleingartner
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Seunghak Koh
Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology, Art History

Vinay Lal
Department of History

Hui-shu Lee
Art History

Namhee Lee
Asian Languages & Cultures

Peter Lee
Asian Languages & Cultures

Ching Kwan Lee
Sociology

Yun-Hee Lee
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Helga Leitner
Geography

Robert Lemelson
Anthropology

Nancy Levine
Anthropology

Virginia Li
School of Public Health

Min Li
Asian Languages & Cultures, Archaeology

Chi Li
Ethnomusicology

Li Li
School of Public Health

Seiji Lippit
Asian Languages & Cultures

Gyanam Mahajan
Asian Languages & Cultures

Purnima Mankekar
Department of Gender Studies, Asian American Studies Department

William Marotti
Department of History

Michael F. Marra
Asian Languages & Cultures

William Mason
Sociology

Saloni Mathur
Art History

Donald McCallum
Art History

Robert M. McCann
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Sean Metzger
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Judy Mitoma
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Paavo Monkkonen
Urban Planning

Ailee Moon
Social Welfare

Donald Morisky
School of Public Health

Aamir Mufti
Comparative Literature

Vinit Mukhija
Urban Planning

Peter Nabokov
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Daniel M. Neuman
Ethnomusicology

Thu Ba Hoai Nguyen
Asian Languages & Cultures

Kim-Oanh Nguyen-Lam
Asian Languages & Cultures

Thu-huong Nguyen-vo
Asian Languages & Cultures

Jerry Nickelsburg
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Fred G. Notehelfer
Department of History

Sung-Deuk Oak
Asian Languages & Cultures

Herman Ooms
Department of History

Sherry B. Ortner
Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology

Janet O'Shea
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Kyeyoung Park
Anthropology

Gab-Tae Park

Randall Peerenboom

Tin Pham
Asian Languages & Cultures

Hao Phan

Herbert Plutschow
Asian Languages & Cultures

Ninez Ponce
School of Public Health

Ismail K. Poonawala
Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Viji Prakash
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Lobsang Rapgay
Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Helen Rees
Ethnomusicology

Robert Rhoads
Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

David Riggs
Asian Languages & Cultures

Thomas Rimer
Asian Languages & Cultures

Geoffrey Robinson
Department of History

Arthur Rosett
UCLA Law

Michael L. Ross
Political Science

Val Rust
Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

Mariko Sakakibara
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Hiromi Lorraine Sakata
Ethnomusicology

Michael Salman
Department of History

David Schaberg
Asian Languages & Cultures

Robert Schilling
Social Welfare

Gregory Schopen
Asian Languages & Cultures

Adam Schorr
UCLA Law

Stuart Schweitzer
School of Public Health

Manisha Shah
UCLA School of Public Affairs

Aparna Sharma
World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Eric Sheppard
Geography

Miriam Silverberg
Department of History

Richard Sisson
Political Science

Monica L. Smith
Anthropology, Archaeology

Sung-Ock Sohn
Asian Languages & Cultures

Carol Sorgenfrei
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Jamison Stephanie
UCLA College of Letters and Science

Richard Strassberg
Asian Languages & Cultures

Sanjay Subrahmanyam
Department of History

Avanidhar Subrahmanyam
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Asako Hayashi Takakura
Asian Languages & Cultures

Mariko Tamanoi
Anthropology, Department of Gender Studies

Christopher S. Tang
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Timothy Tangherlini
Asian Languages & Cultures

Hongyin Tao
Asian Languages & Cultures

Michael Thies
Political Science

James Tong
Political Science

Sharon Traweek
Department of History, Department of Gender Studies

Donald Treiman
Sociology

Jasmine Trice
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Lothar von Falkenhausen
Art History, Archaeology

Richard von Glahn
Department of History

Ronald Vroon
Slavic Languages and Literatures

Jessica Wang

Rui Wang
Urban Planning, School of Public Affairs

Alex Wang
UCLA Law

I Nyoman Wenten
Ethnomusicology

Juliana Wijaya
Asian Languages & Cultures

Ann Williams
School of Nursing

Djoko Walujo Wimboprasetyo
Ethnomusicology

Stanley Wolpert
Department of History

R. Bin Wong
Department of History

Yongkang Xue
Geography

Yunxiang Yan
Anthropology

Yongwook Yoo

Jaeeun Yoon
Asian Languages & Cultures

Cheng-Chieh Yu
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

William Yu
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Zuo-feng Zhang
School of Public Health

Kie Zuraw
Linguistics