Director, Program for Teaching East Asia
Center for Asian Studies


Ph.D. Chinese Literature

Regional and Thematic Interests

East Asia

Literature and History


Lynn Kalinauskas is the Director for the Program for Teaching East Asia at the University of Colorado Boulder and Co-director of the National Consortium for Teaching about Asia. After receiving her B.A. with a minor in East Asian Studies from the University of Montreal, she was awarded a China-Canada Scholarship to study at the Beijing Language Institute for two years. She holds a Ph.D. in Chinese Literature from Yale University and has taught at the University of Alberta and the University of Colorado Denver. At TEA she is responsible for all aspects of programming, including fundraising, grant administration, new program development and teaching.