UCLA International Institute
Asia Pacific Center

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

All Asia Pacific Center Faculty

Hitoshi Abe
Architecture and Urban Design

Stephen Acabado
Anthropology, Archaeology

Noriko Akatsuka
Asian Languages & Cultures

Jade Alburo
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Supa Angkurawaranon
Asian Languages & Cultures

Tanja Anstatt
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Global Studies, International Development Studies

Nushin Arbabzadah
Communication Studies

Kathryn Atchison
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Architecture and Urban Design, Spanish and Portuguese, Global Studies, International Development Studies

Anurima Banerji
World Arts & Cultures/Dance

Paul Barber
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Victor Bascara
Asian American Studies Department

Nicoleta Bateman
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Law, Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Architecture and Urban Design, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Asian American Studies Department , Global Studies, Internationa

Sara Beaudrie
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Law, Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Architecture and Urban Design, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Asian American Studies Department , Global St

M√ľnir Beken
Ethnomusicology

Elabbas Benmamoun
Geography, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, School of Public Health, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Kathryn Bernhardt
Department of History

Tomoko Bialock
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Robert Blake
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese

Gene Block
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese

Carol Block
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese

William Bodiford
Asian Languages & Cultures

Christine Borgman
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Dana Scott Bourgerie
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Archaeology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Melissa Bowles
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Archaeology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages a

P. Jeffrey Brantingham
Anthropology, Archaeology

Richard Brecht
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Archaeology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages a

Robert L. Brown
Art History

Karida Brown
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Archaeology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Port

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

Michelle Caswell
Information Studies

Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy
Ethnomusicology

Cheris Chan

Karina Chavarria
Asian Languages & Cultures, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA Engineering

Jack W. Chen
Asian Languages & Cultures

Su Chen
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Robert Chi
Asian Languages & Cultures

Jane Choi
Asian Languages & Cultures

Hung-hsiang Chou
Asian Languages & Cultures

Bhagwan Chowdhry
Asian Languages & Cultures, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA Engineering

Haeng-ja Chung
Asian Languages & Cultures, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA Engineering

Michelle Clayton
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA Engineering

Ray Clifford
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA Engineering

Cecilia Colombi
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, French and Francophone Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UCLA Engineering

Stephen K. Commins
Urban Planning

Jason Cong
UCLA Engineering

Randall Crane
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Urban Planning, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, French and Francophone Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, School of Public Affairs, UCLA Collaborative Centers for Integrative Medicine, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UCLA Engineering

Michael Darby
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Dan Davidson
UCLA Anderson School of Management, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Lisa Kim Davis
Geography

Tagumpay De Leon
Ethnomusicology

Roger Detels
School of Public Health

Vijay Dhir
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Leydy Diossa
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, UCLA Law, Geography, Ethnomusicology, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Public Health, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Jiedson Domigpe
Asian Languages & Cultures

Nenita Domingo
Asian Languages & Cultures

Hsiu-huei Lin Domizio
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, UCLA Law, Geography, Ethnomusicology, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Public Health, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Jianbo Dong

Masako Douglas
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, UCLA Law, Anthropology, Geography, Ethnomusicology, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Public Health, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Irina Dubinina
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, UCLA Law, Anthropology, Geography, Ethnomusicology, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Medicine, School of Public Health, Art History, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, School of Public Health, Sociology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Linda Godson
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, School of Public Health, Sociology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA Engineering, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Community Healt

Kian Goh
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Urban Planning, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, School of Public Health, Sociology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA Engineering, Chemistry and Biochemistry,

Andrea Goldman
Department of History

James. E. Goodwin
English

Pamina Gorbach
School of Public Health

Peter Gourevitch
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Urban Planning, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, School of Public Health, English, Sociology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC

Nile Green
Department of History

Akhil Gupta
Anthropology

Eric Hamburg
Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Gender Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Roy Hamilton
Fowler Museum at UCLA

Christopher P. Hanscom
Asian Languages & Cultures

Kevan Harris
Sociology

Patricia Harter
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Victoria Hasko
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, Economics, UCLA Law, Anthropology, Geography, Ethnomusicology, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Public Health, English, Sociology, Fowler Museum at UCLA, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Gender Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

John N. Hawkins
Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

Agnes Weiyun He
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, Economics, UCLA Law, Anthropology, Geography, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Medicine, School of Public Health, English, Sociology, Fowler Museum at UCLA, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Gender Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Ursula Heise
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, Economics, UCLA Law, Anthropology, Geography, Urban Planning, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Medicine, School of Public Health, School of Nursing, English, Sociology, Fowler Museum at UCLA, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Gender Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Institute of the Environment and Sust

Natasha Heller
Asian Languages & Cultures

Janine Henri
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

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

Gabriela Ilieva
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, School of Public Health

Jae Eun Im Mitsunaga
Asian Languages & Cultures

Domenico Ingenito
Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Catherine Ingold
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, School of Public Health, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Shoichi Iwasaki
Asian Languages & Cultures

Stephanie Jamison
Asian Languages & Cultures

Les Janka
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Brenda Jenike
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, UCLA Anderson School of Management, School of Medicine, Civil & Environmental Engineering, French and Francophone Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Robert Jensen
UCLA Luskin 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

Olga E. Kagan
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Applied Linguistics, School of Medicine, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Art History, Linguistics, French and Francophone Studies, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Environmental Health Sciences

Marjorie Kagawa-Singer
School of Public Health

Snehendu Kar
School of Public Health

Abhiman Kaushal
Ethnomusicology

Dong Suk Kim
Ethnomusicology

Mary Kim
Asian Languages & Cultures

Seong-Uk Kim
Asian Languages & Cultures

Gina Kim
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

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, Anthropology, 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

Corrina Moucheraud
School of Public Health, Health Policy and Management

Aamir R. 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, Asian American Studies Department

Jerry Nickelsburg
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Fred G. Notehelfer
Department of History

Adeline Nyamathi
School of Nursing

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

Anne Pebley
School of Public Health

Randall Peerenboom

Tin Pham
Asian Languages & Cultures

Hao Phan

Herbert Plutschow
Asian Languages & Cultures

Ninez Ponce, PhD, MPP
School of Public Health, Health Policy and Management

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

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 Luskin 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