Asia Pacific Center Staff

Min ZhouDirector, Asia Pacific Center

Elizabeth Leicester Executive Director, Asia Pacific Center

Aaron Miller Assistant Director, Asia Pacific Center


Executive Committee

Robert Buswell Distinguished Professor, Asian Languages and Cultures

Domenico Ingenito Assistant Professor, Near Eastern Languages & Cultures

Ninez Ponce, PhD, MPP Director, UCLA Center for Global and Immigrant Health; Professor of Health Policy and Management

Shu-mei Shih Professor, Asian Languages and Cultures


Faculty Advisory Committee

Hitoshi Abe Professor, Architecture & Urban Design

Michael Berry Professor

Keith L Camacho Associate Professor & Undergraduate Advisor

Jason Cong Professor, Computer Science Department

George Dutton Professor, Asian Languages & Cultures

Michael Emmerich Associate Professor, Asian Languages & Cultures

Andrea Goldman Associate Professor, History

Akhil Gupta Professor, Anthropology

Christopher P. Hanscom Associate Professor of Korean Literature

Kevan Harris Assistant Professor, Sociology

Ursula Heise Professor of Humanities, Department of English and Institute of the Environment

Katsuya Hirano

Namhee Lee Associate Professor, Asian Languages & Cultures

Ching Kwan Lee Professor, Sociology

Helga Leitner Professor of Geography

Nancy Levine Professor, Department of Anthropology

Seiji Lippit Professor, Asian Languages & Cultures

William Marotti Professor, History

Sean Metzger Associate Professor

Paavo Monkkonen Associate Professor of Urban Planning

Vinit Mukhija Professor and Vice Chair of Urban Planning, Luskin School of Public Affairs

Jerry Nickelsburg Senior Economist, UCLA Forecast

Kyeyoung Park Associate Professor of Anthropology

Helen Rees Professor, Ethnomusicology

Robert Chao Romero Associate Professor of Chicana/o Studies

Eric Sheppard Humboldt Professor

Lothar von Falkenhausen Professor, Art History & Archaeology

Rui Wang Assistant Professor

May C. Wang Professor

Yinghui Wu Assistant Professor, Asian Languages & Cultures

Yunxiang Yan Professor, Anthropology

Wes Yin Associate Professor of Public Policy and Management



Asia Pacific Faculty Directory

UCLA Faculty with research and teaching interests on Asia, listed by regional specialization:

All Asia Faculty

Central Asia

China

Japan

Korea

Southeast Asia

South Asia

Buddhism