People

Full-Time Faculty

Yiting Cathy Cheng
Instructor I of Chinese
412-624-7141
Bei Cheng
Instructor I of Chinese
412-383-4503
Charles Exley
Associate Professor of Modern Japanese Literature and Film; Associate Director of Film and Media Studies
412-648-4025
Fan Fan
Instructor II of Chinese
412-648-0849
Sachiko Takabatake Howard
Senior Instructor of Japanese
412-624-5574
Wan-Ching Hsieh
Instructor II of Chinese
412-648-0849
Kyungok Joo
Instructor I of Korean
412-624-8249
Boo Kyung Jung
Instructor I of Korean
412-624-5568
Noriko Kanisawa Kowalchuck
Senior Instructor of Japanese
412-624-7139
Mi-Hyun Kim
Lecturer II of Korean Language and Linguistics
412-624-5562
Stephen Luft
Lecturer II of Japanese
412-648-0848
Hiroshi Nara
Chair, Professor of Japanese Studies
412-624-5579
Junzo Oshimo
Senior Instructor of Japanese
412-624-5126
Elizabeth Oyler
Associate Professor of Premodern Japanese Literature, Performance.
412-624-0559
Kun Qian
Associate Professor of Modern Chinese Literature and Film; Film and Media Studies
412-624-5577
Amelia Ying Qin
Visiting Lecturer of Premodern Chinese Literature
412-624-5568
Direct: 412-624-45567
Seung-hwan Shin
Visiting Lecturer of Korean Studies; Film and Media Studies
412-624-5564
Cecile Chu-Chin Sun
Professor of Premodern Chinese Literature
412-624-8106
Yi Xu
Associate Professor of Chinese Linguistics and Chinese as a Foreign Language
412-624-4923

Part-Time Faculty

Soo Yong (Sunny) Bang
Korean Language
William B Crawford
Chinese and Japanese literature, business
412-624-5567
Yukiko Otani Deutsch
Japanese Language
Xiaoxu Bliss Hou
Chinese Language
412-624-5565
Soo-Jin Kim
Korean Language
Chisato Ninomiya
Japanese Language
Jiyoon Oh
Korean Language
Michiyo Tsuchihashi
Japanese Language
412-624-8106
Yilin Wang
Chinese Language
412-624-5565
Yuko Eguchi Wright
Japanese music

Graduate Students

James Okan Kotey
Graduate student, Japanese Studies
Andrea Radziminski
Graduate Student, Japanese Studies
Yuanziyi Zhang
Graduate student, Chinese studies

Secondary & Adjunct Appointments

Brenda G Jordan
Director, National coordinating site for the National Consortium for Teaching About Asia (NCTA)
412-648-7763

Staff

Keanna Cash
Graduate Administrator
412-624-5227
Victoria Donahoe
Administrative Assistant and Faculty Actions and Recruitment Coordinator
412-383-0680
Mary Friedline
Department and Business Coordinator
412-624-2741
Bradley Hanne
Fiscal Administrator
412-648-4506
Stephen Lander
Payroll/Personnel Coordinator
412-624-2695
Paula Locante
Website Coordinator
412-624-5568
Monika Losagio
Administrative Officer
412-624-5221
Taylor Pipkin
Event Coordinator
412-624-4494
Briar Somerville
Academic Coordinator
412-624-5906

Emeriti/Former Faculty

Dayle Barnes
ϮAssociate Professor Emeritus, Chinese Language
David O Mills
Associate Professor Emeritus, Japanese Language
412-624-5568
J. Thomas Rimer
Professor Emeritus, Japanese literature
Mae J Smethurst
Professor Emerita, Classics and Japanese drama
412-624-4476