All Asia Faculty



Anthropology

Stephen Acabado

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

P. Jeffrey Brantingham

Keywords:China, Tibet

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, Cultural anthropology, Buddhist Studies, Tibet, Central Asia

Min Li

Keywords:China, Southeast Asia, Archaeology

Sherry B. Ortner

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

Kyeyoung Park

Keywords:Korea, Cultural anthropology

Mariko Tamanoi

Keywords:Japan, Asia

Yunxiang Yan

Keywords:China, Cultural anthropology



Archaeology

Stephen Acabado

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

P. Jeffrey Brantingham

Keywords:China, Tibet

Min Li

Keywords:China, Southeast Asia, 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

Thu-huong Nguyen-vo

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

Shu-mei Shih

Keywords:China, Asia

Min Zhou

Keywords:China, Asia, Sociology, Migrations



Asian Languages & Cultures

Supa Angkurawaranon

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

Michael Berry

Keywords:China, Asia, Film, Literature

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

Nina Duthie

Keywords:China, Asia, History

George Dutton

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

Michael Emmerich

Keywords:Japan, Japanese Literature

Jenjit Gasigitamrong

Keywords:Thailand

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 Mitsunaga

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

Min Li

Keywords:China, Southeast Asia, Archaeology

Seiji Lippit

Keywords:Japan, Japanese Literature

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

Richard Strassberg

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

Asako Hayashi Takakura

Keywords:Japan, Asia

Timothy Tangherlini

Keywords:Asia, Korea, East Asia

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



Community Health Sciences

May C. Wang

Keywords:China, Public Health, Child nutrition and health



Comparative Literature

Aamir R. Mufti

Keywords:Politics, South Asia, Literature

Shu-mei Shih

Keywords:China, Asia



Department of Gender Studies

Purnima Mankekar

Keywords:India

Sharon Traweek

Keywords:Japan, Asia



Department of History

Andrea Goldman

Keywords:China

Nile Green

Keywords:South Asia, Central Asia

Vinay Lal

Keywords:India, History

William Marotti

Keywords:Japan, 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



Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences

An Yin

Keywords:China



Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Paul Barber

Keywords:Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Environment



Economics

Deepak K. Lal

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



English

James. E. Goodwin

Keywords:Asia, History, Cultural Studies



Ethnomusicology

M√ľnir Beken

Keywords:Central Asia

Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy

Keywords:South Asia, Music

Abhiman Kaushal

Keywords:South Asia, Music

Chi Li

Keywords:China, 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

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



Global Studies

Michael Thies

Keywords:Japan, Asia



Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

Robert Rhoads

Keywords:China, Argentina



Health Policy and Management

Corrina Moucheraud

Keywords:Public Health, India, Maternal health, Nepal

Ninez Ponce, PhD, MPP

Keywords:Asia, Los Angeles, Public Health, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, Health Economics, Health, Migrations



Herb Alpert School of Music

Katherine In-Young Lee

Keywords:Politics, Korea, East Asia, Music



Information Studies

Michelle Caswell

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



International and Area Studies

Michael Thies

Keywords:Japan, Asia



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

Domenico Ingenito

Keywords:Iran, Central Asia



Political Science

Graeme Blair

Keywords:Africa, Asia, Politics, South Asia, Governance, Afghanistan

Michael L. Ross

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

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

Adeline Nyamathi

Keywords:Asia, India



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

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

Corrina Moucheraud

Keywords:Public Health, India, Maternal health, Nepal

Anne Pebley

Keywords:India, Tibet, Guatemala

Ninez Ponce, PhD, MPP

Keywords:Asia, Los Angeles, Public Health, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, Health Economics, Health, Migrations

Stuart Schweitzer

Keywords:China

May C. Wang

Keywords:China, Public Health, Child nutrition and health



Slavic Languages and Literatures

Ronald Vroon

Keywords:Russia, Literature, Central Asia



Social Welfare

Ailee Moon

Keywords:Korea



Sociology

Kevan Harris

Keywords:Middle East, Central Asia

Patrick Heuveline

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

Ching Kwan Lee

Keywords:China

Ka-Yuet Liu

Keywords:China, Asia, Public Health

Min Zhou

Keywords:China, Asia, Sociology, Migrations



UCLA Anderson School of Management

Michael Darby

Keywords:Japan, Economic Theory

Sanford Jacoby

Keywords:Economics, Japan, Asia

Edward Leamer

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

Robert M. McCann

Keywords:Southeast Asia, Thailand

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

Janine Henri

Keywords:Asia, Art, South Asia

David G. Hirsch

Keywords:Asia



UCLA Engineering

Jason Cong

Keywords:China



UCLA Law

Alex Wang

Keywords:China, Law, Environment



UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Manisha Shah

Keywords:Indonesia, India, Mexico, Ecuador

Lois Takahashi

Keywords:Southeast Asia

Rui Wang

Keywords:China, Asia



UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Patricia Harter

Keywords:Japan, Asia, Korea

Gina Kim

Keywords:Korea, Film

Suk-Young Kim

Keywords:Asia, Russia, Korea, Film, Literature, Cultural Studies

Sean Metzger

Keywords:China, Film, Cultural Studies

Aparna Sharma

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

Jasmine Trice

Keywords:Southeast Asia, Philippines



Urban Planning

Stephen Commins

Keywords:Africa, Gender, Development, India, Globalization, Human Capital Development, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO), Poverty Reduction, Governance, Mexico

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

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


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