To declare a major or minor in Chinese or Japanese, schedule an advising appointment with Undergraduate Academic Advisor Christine Luft.

 

General Advising

Christine Luft

Christine Luft

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Arabic

Levi Thompson

Thomas Levi Thompson

Assistant Professor of Arabic • Undergraduate Faculty Advisor (Arabic)
Arabic and Persian literature, modernism and modernity, transnationalism, translation studies, Cold War culture

Chinese

Katherine Alexander

Katherine Alexander

Assistant Professor of Chinese • Undergraduate Faculty Advisor (Chinese) • Honors Council Representative
Pre-modern Chinese literature, pre-modern popular culture, popular religion, vernaculars; morality literature, women's history, Taiwan history
Yingjie Li

Yingjie Li

Senior Instructor of Chinese • Chinese Language Coordinator
Second language acquisition, Chinese language pedagogy, and teaching English as a second language

Hindi/Urdu

Rahul Parson

Rahul Bjørn Parson

Assistant Professor of Hindi/Urdu • Undergraduate Faculty Advisor (South Asian Studies)
Modern and early modern Hindi literature, Jain studies, deterritorialized and diasporic literatures of South Asia

Japanese

M. Burge

Marjorie Burge

Assistant Professor of Japanese • Undergraduate Faculty Advisor (Japanese/Korean)
Pre-modern Japanese literature and culture, Pre-modern Korean literature and culture, early inscriptions, vernacular writing systems, vernacular literature, archaeology of proto/early historic Japan and Korea, waka poetry, Silla hyangga, Man’yōshū, elegiac verse, women’s diary literature
Yumiko Matsunaga

Yumiko Matsunaga

Teaching Professor of Japanese • Japanese Language Coordinator
Japanese linguistics, second language acquisition, Japanese language pedagogy, ethnography

Korean

Sangbok Kim

Sangbok Kim

Senior Instructor of Korean • Korean Language Coordinator
Classroom interaction, Korean language pedagogy, conversation, discourse, embodiment, stance-taking in reported speech

Certificates

Rahul Parson

Rahul Bjørn Parson

Assistant Professor of Hindi/Urdu • Undergraduate Faculty Advisor (South Asian Studies)
Modern and early modern Hindi literature, Jain studies, deterritorialized and diasporic literatures of South Asia
Levi Thompson

Thomas Levi Thompson

Assistant Professor of Arabic • Undergraduate Faculty Advisor (Arabic)
Arabic and Persian literature, modernism and modernity, transnationalism, translation studies, Cold War culture

Honors

Katherine Alexander

Katherine Alexander

Assistant Professor of Chinese • Undergraduate Faculty Advisor (Chinese) • Honors Council Representative
Pre-modern Chinese literature, pre-modern popular culture, popular religion, vernaculars; morality literature, women's history, Taiwan history