People

Full-Time Faculty

Yuhjoo Byun
Visiting Assistant Instructor of Korean, Fall 2018
(412) 624-7139
Yiting Cathy Cheng
Visiting Assistant Instructor of Chinese
412-624-7141
Bei Cheng
Assistant Instructor of Chinese
412-383-4503
Charles Exley
Associate Professor of Modern Japanese Literature and Film; Associate Director of Film Studies
412-648-4025
Fan Fan
Assistant Instructor of Chinese
412-648-0849
Sachiko Takabatake Howard
Assistant Instructor of Japanese
412-624-5574
Wan-Ching Hsieh
Assistant Instructor of Chinese
412-648-0849
Kyungok Joo
Assistant Instructor of Korean
412-624-8249
Noriko Kanisawa Kowalchuck
Assistant Instructor of Japanese
412-624-7139
Mi-Hyun Kim
Lecturer of Korean Language and Linguistics
412-624-5562
Stephen Luft
Lecturer of Japanese
412-648-0848
Hiroshi Nara
Chair, Professor of Japanese Studies
412-624-5579
Junzo Oshimo
Assistant Instructor of Japanese
412-624-5126
Elizabeth Oyler
Associate Professor of Premodern Japanese Literature. Acting Chair, Fall 2018.
412-624-0559
Kun Qian
Associate Professor of Modern Chinese Literature and Film
412-624-5577
Seung-hwan Shin
Visiting Assistant Professor of Korean 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

Staff

Keanna Cash
Graduate Administrator
412-624-5227
Victoria Donahoe
Administrative Assistant
412-383-0680
Alana Dunn
Fiscal Manager
412-624-5909
Stephen Lander
Payroll/Personnel Coordinator
412-624-2695
Paula Locante
Website Coordinator
412-624-5568
Monika Losagio
Administrative Officer
412-624-5221
Chris Metil
Academic Coordinator
412-624-5906
Taylor Pipkin
Event Coordinator
412-624-4494

Graduate Students

Andrea Radziminski
Graduate Student
Xiaoqi Shen
Graduate Student
Tianni Wang
Graduate Student

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

Part-Time Faculty

Soo Yong (Sunny) Bang
Korean Language
Jungwon (Allison) Choi
Korean Language
William B Crawford
Chinese and Japanese literature, business
412-624-5567
Yukiko Otani Deutsch
Japanese Language
Miho Hoshi
Japanese Language
412-624-8106
Xiaoxu Bliss Hou
Chinese Language
412-624-5565
Soo-Jin Kim
Korean Language
Hongyii Mu
Chinese Language
412-624-5565
Chisato Ninomiya
Japanese Language
Jiyoon Oh
Korean Language
Meiyi Song
Chinese Language
412-624-5565
Yilin Wang
Chinese Language
412-624-5565
Huizhu Zhang
Chinese Language
412-624-5565

Secondary & Adjunct Appointments

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

Visiting Scholars

Hua Huang
Visiting Scholar