UCLA International Institute
Asia Pacific Center

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

Japan Faculty

UCLA faculty with specializations on Japan

Hitoshi Abe
Architecture and Urban Design

Tomoko Bialock
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

William Bodiford
Asian Languages & Cultures

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

Robert Buswell
Asian Languages & Cultures

Michael Darby
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Torquil Duthie
Asian Languages & Cultures

Michael Emmerich
Asian Languages & Cultures

Lieba Faier

Patricia Harter
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Natasha Heller
Asian Languages & Cultures

Sanford Jacoby
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Marjorie Kagawa-Singer
School of Public Health

Seiji Lippit
Asian Languages & Cultures

William Marotti
Department of History

Paavo Monkkonen
Urban Planning

Sherry B. Ortner
Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology

Gregory Schopen
Asian Languages & Cultures

James W. Stigler

Asako Hayashi Takakura
Asian Languages & Cultures

Mariko Tamanoi

Michael Thies
Political Science, Global Studies, International and Area Studies

Sharon Traweek
Department of History, Department of Gender Studies