UCLA International Institute
Asia Institute

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

All Asia Faculty


Anthropology

Stephen Acabado

Keywords:Education Abroad, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Cultural anthropology, Archaeology, Cambodia

P. Jeffrey Brantingham

Keywords:China

Daniel Fessler

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Biological anthropology

Akhil Gupta

Keywords:South Asia

Douglas Hollan

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Health, Cultural anthropology

Robert Lemelson

Keywords:Asia, Public Health, Human Rights, Southeast Asia, Political Violence, Indonesia, Health

Nancy Levine

Keywords:China, Asia, India, Buddhist Studies, Tibet, Central Asia

Sherry B. Ortner

Keywords:China, Japan, Asia, Korea, Religion, India, South Asia, Cultural anthropology, Buddhist Studies, Tibet

Kyeyoung Park

Keywords:Korea

Monica L. Smith

Keywords:Asia, India, Archaeology

Mariko Tamanoi

Keywords:Japan, Asia

Yunxiang Yan

Keywords:China, Cultural anthropology


Archaeology

Min Li

Keywords:China, Southeast Asia, Archaeology

Monica L. Smith

Keywords:Asia, India, Archaeology

Lothar von Falkenhausen

Keywords:China, Asia, Archaeology


Architecture and Urban Design

Hitoshi Abe

Keywords:Japan, Asia


Art History

Robert L. Brown

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Art History, Buddhist Studies

Burglind Jungmann

Keywords:Asia, Art, Korea, Art History

Hui-shu Lee

Keywords:China, Asia, Art

Saloni Mathur

Keywords:Asia, South Asia, Art History

Lothar von Falkenhausen

Keywords:China, Asia, Archaeology


Asian American Studies Department

Victor Bascara

Keywords:Asia, Gender, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Literature, Cultural Studies

Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Cultural Studies

Purnima Mankekar

Keywords:India

Shu-mei Shih

Keywords:China, Asia

Min Zhou

Keywords:Chinese Studies


Asian Languages & Cultures

Supa Angkurawaranon

Keywords:Asia, Art, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Language

William Bodiford

Keywords:Japan, Asia, Buddhist Studies

Quyen Di Chuc Bui

Keywords:Asia, Art, Politics, Film, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Language, Literature, Language Proficiency

Robert Buswell

Keywords:Japan, Asia, Korea, Religion, Buddhist Studies

Jack W. Chen

Keywords:China, Chinese Studies

Robert Chi

Keywords:China, Politics, Literature

Jane Choi

Keywords:Art, Korea, Language

Hung-hsiang Chou

Keywords:China, Art, Language

Nenita Domingo

Keywords:Asia, Art, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Language

John Duncan

Keywords:Asia, Korea, East Asia, History, Korean Studies

Torquil Duthie

Keywords:Japan, Asia, Japanese Literature

George Dutton

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, History, Cultural Studies

Michael Emmerich

Keywords:Japan, Japanese Literature

Christopher P. Hanscom

Keywords:Korea, Literature

Natasha Heller

Keywords:China, Japan, Asia, Korea, Religion, Buddhist Studies

Theodore Huters

Keywords:China, Art, Politics, Language, Literature

Jae Eun Im

Keywords:Art, Korea, Language

Stephanie Jamison

Keywords:Asia, India, South Asia

Seonkyung Jeon

Keywords:Art, Korea, Language

Jennifer Jung-Kim

Keywords:Korea, History

Namhee Lee

Keywords:Asia, Korea

Peter Lee

Keywords:Korea, Literature, Korean Studies

Min Li

Keywords:China, Southeast Asia, Archaeology

Seiji Lippit

Keywords:Japan, Japanese Literature

Gyanam Mahajan

Keywords:India, Cultural Studies

Thu Ba Hoai Nguyen

Keywords:Asia, Art, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Language, Linguistics

Thu-huong Nguyen-vo

Keywords:Asia, Politics, Film, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Globalization, Literature, Economic History

Sung-Deuk Oak

Keywords:Korea, History, Christianity

Sherry B. Ortner

Keywords:China, Japan, Asia, Korea, Religion, India, South Asia, Cultural anthropology, Buddhist Studies, Tibet

David Schaberg

Keywords:China, Art, Politics, History, Language, Literature

Gregory Schopen

Keywords:China, Japan, Asia, Religion, India, Buddhist Studies

Shu-mei Shih

Keywords:China, Asia

Sung-Ock Sohn

Keywords:Korea, Language, Korean Studies, Linguistics

Richard Strassberg

Keywords:China, Asia, Politics, Literature, Chinese Studies, Buddhist Studies

Asako Hayashi Takakura

Keywords:Japan, Asia

Timothy Tangherlini

Keywords:Asia, Korea, East Asia

Hongyin Tao

Keywords:China, Art, Language

Juliana Wijaya

Keywords:Asia, Art, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Language

Jaeeun Yoon

Keywords:Art, Korea, Language


Center for East-West Medicine

Ka Kit Hui

Keywords:China


Comparative Literature

Aamir Mufti

Keywords:Politics, South Asia, Literature

Shu-mei Shih

Keywords:China, Asia


Department of Gender Studies

Purnima Mankekar

Keywords:India

Mariko Tamanoi

Keywords:Japan, Asia

Sharon Traweek

Keywords:Japan, Asia


Department of History

Andrea Goldman

Keywords:China

Nile Green

Keywords:South Asia, Central Asia

Katsuya Hirano

Keywords:Japan

Vinay Lal

Keywords:India, History

William Marotti

Keywords:Japan, East Asia, History, Japanese Studies

Herman Ooms

Keywords:Japan, Asia, East Asia, History, Japanese Studies

Geoffrey Robinson

Keywords:Asia, Politics, Development, Human Rights, Southeast Asia, Political Violence, Genocide, Indonesia, History, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO), Political Economy

Michael Salman

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Philippines, History

Sanjay Subrahmanyam

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, India, South Asia, History, Central Asia

Sharon Traweek

Keywords:Japan, Asia

Richard von Glahn

Keywords:China, Asia, Economic History

R. Bin Wong

Keywords:China, Asia

Damon Woods

Keywords:Southeast Asia


Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences

An Yin

Keywords:China


Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Paul Barber

Keywords:Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Environment


Economics

Matthew Kahn

Keywords:Economics, China, Environment

Deepak K. Lal

Keywords:Economics, Africa, Politics, India, Globalization, Economic Theory, Indian Ocean diaspora


English

James. E. Goodwin

Keywords:Asia, History, Cultural Studies

Ursula Heise

Keywords:Asia, Humanities


Ethnomusicology

M√ľnir Beken

Keywords:Central Asia

Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy

Keywords:South Asia, Music

Tagumpay De Leon

Keywords:Asia, Music

Abhiman Kaushal

Keywords:South Asia, Music

Dong Suk Kim

Keywords:Korea, Music

Chi Li

Keywords:China, Music

Daniel M. Neuman

Keywords:Asia, India, South Asia, Music

Helen Rees

Keywords:China, Asia, Southeast Asia, Music

I Nyoman Wenten

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Music


Fowler Museum at UCLA

Roy Hamilton

Keywords:Asia, India, Cultural anthropology


Geography

C. Cindy Fan

Keywords:China, Asia

Lisa Kim Davis

Keywords:Geography, Korea

Lieba Faier

Keywords:Geography, Japan, Asia, Southeast Asia, Philippines

Helga Leitner

Keywords:Geography, Europe, Southeast Asia, Globalization, Environment

Eric Sheppard

Keywords:Development, Indonesia, Globalization, Governance

Yongkang Xue

Keywords:Geography, China, Asia


Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

John N. Hawkins

Keywords:China, Asia, Latin America, Education, Mexico

Robert Rhoads

Keywords:China, Argentina

Val Rust

Keywords:Asia, Study Abroad, Education Abroad, Education, History


Information Studies

Michelle Caswell

Keywords:Asia, Human Rights, Southeast Asia, Genocide, Cambodia


Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Ursula Heise

Keywords:Asia, Humanities

Matthew Kahn

Keywords:Economics, China, Environment


Linguistics

Sun-Ah Jun

Keywords:Korea

Kie Zuraw

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Linguistics


Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Vijay Dhir

Keywords:Asia, India, South Asia, Engineering


Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

David G. Hirsch

Keywords:Asia

Ismail K. Poonawala

Keywords:South Asia


Political Science

Michael L. Ross

Keywords:Asia, Politics, Development, Southeast Asia, Indonesia

Kantathi Suphamongkhon

Keywords:Thailand

Michael Thies

Keywords:Japan, Asia

James Tong

Keywords:China, Politics


Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Lobsang Rapgay

Keywords:Buddhist Studies


School of Medicine

Ka Kit Hui

Keywords:China


School of Nursing

Ann Williams

Keywords:China, Asia, Public Health, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Thailand


School of Public Affairs

Lois Takahashi

Keywords:Southeast Asia

Rui Wang

Keywords:China, Asia


School of Public Health

Roger Detels

Keywords:China, Asia, Southeast Asia, Health

Ralph Frerichs

Keywords:Asia, Health

Pamina Gorbach

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Health

Marjorie Kagawa-Singer

Keywords:China, Japan, Asia, Southeast Asia, Health

Snehendu Kar

Keywords:Public Health, Brazil, India, Health

Virginia Li

Keywords:China, Public Health, Health, Chinese Studies

Li Li

Keywords:China, Vietnam, Thailand

Donald Morisky

Keywords:Asia, Public Health, Brazil, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Health

Ninez Ponce

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, Health

Stuart Schweitzer

Keywords:China


Slavic Languages and Literatures

Ronald Vroon

Keywords:Russia, Literature, Central Asia


Social Welfare

Ailee Moon

Keywords:Korea

Robert Schilling

Keywords:China, Asia


Sociology

Cameron Campbell

Keywords:China, Sociology

Patrick Heuveline

Keywords:Asia, Southeast Asia, Political Violence, Genocide, Cambodia, Children and the Family, Formal Demography

Ching Kwan Lee

Keywords:China

Donald Treiman

Keywords:China

Min Zhou

Keywords:Chinese Studies


UCLA Anderson School of Management

Bhagwan Chowdhry

Keywords:India, Economic Theory

Michael Darby

Keywords:Japan, Economic Theory

Christopher Erickson

Keywords:Asia, Pacific Rim, Labor, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Globalization, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO), Singapore

Sanford Jacoby

Keywords:Economics, Japan, Asia

Archie Kleingartner

Keywords:China, Japan, Asia

Edward Leamer

Keywords:Economics, China, Economic Theory, Econometrics, Mexico, Argentina

Robert M. McCann

Keywords:Southeast Asia, Thailand

Jerry Nickelsburg

Keywords:China

Mariko Sakakibara

Keywords:Japan, Asia

Avanidhar Subrahmanyam

Keywords:South Asia, Economic Theory

Christopher S. Tang

Keywords:China

William Yu

Keywords:Economics, China


UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Jade Alburo

Keywords:Asia, Religion, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Cambodia, Singapore

Tomoko Bialock

Keywords:Japanese Studies

Su Chen

Keywords:China, East Asia

Hong Cheng

Keywords:China

Sanghun Cho

Keywords:Korea

Janine Henri

Keywords:Asia, Art, South Asia

David G. Hirsch

Keywords:Asia

Marjorie Lee

Keywords:Asia


UCLA Engineering

Jason Cong

Keywords:China


UCLA Law

Alex Wang

Keywords:China, Law, Environment


UCLA School of Public Affairs

Robert Jensen

Keywords:China, India, Mexico, Dominican Republic

Matthew Kahn

Keywords:Economics, China, Environment

Manisha Shah

Keywords:Indonesia, India, Mexico, Ecuador


UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Nick Browne

Keywords:China, Asia, Film

Patricia Harter

Keywords:Japan, Asia, Korea

Sean Metzger

Keywords:China, Film, Cultural Studies

Aparna Sharma

Keywords:Asia, Film, India, South Asia, Indian Ocean diaspora

Carol Sorgenfrei

Keywords:Japan, Theatre

Jasmine Trice

Keywords:Southeast Asia, Philippines


Urban Planning

Paavo Monkkonen

Keywords:China, Japan, Mexico

Vinit Mukhija

Keywords:India

Rui Wang

Keywords:China, Asia


World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Anurima Banerji

Keywords:Dance, Asia, India, South Asia, Indian Ocean diaspora

David Gere

Keywords:Asia, Art, India

Judy Mitoma

Keywords:Japan, Dance, Asia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, East Asia, Japanese Studies

Peter Nabokov

Keywords:India

Janet O'Shea

Keywords:Dance, South Asia

Viji Prakash

Keywords:Dance, South Asia

Aparna Sharma

Keywords:Asia, Film, India, South Asia, Indian Ocean diaspora

Cheng-Chieh Yu

Keywords:China, Dance