East Asian Languages and Cultures Faculty

Amy Dooling, Associate Professor of Chinese Amy Dooling, Associate Professor of Chinese

Amy Dooling, Associate Professor of Chinese
Modern and Contemporary Chinese fiction and drama • Chinese women's writing • History of the women's movement and feminism in China • Translation

Yibing Huang, Associate Professor of Chinese Yibing Huang, Associate Professor of Chinese

Yibing Huang, Associate Professor of Chinese  (On sabbatical Spring 2015)
Modern and contemporary Chinese literature, cinema, popular culture • Comparative studies of modernism and postmodernism in China and in the West • Cultural translations between Chinese poetry and modern American poetry

Tek-wah King, Senior Lecturer in Chinese Tek-wah King, Senior Lecturer in Chinese

Tek-wah King, Senior Lecturer in Chinese
Syntax and morphology • Chinese writing system and dialects • Language pedagogy

Hisae Kobayashi, Senior Lecturer in Japanese Hisae Kobayashi, Senior Lecturer in Japanese

Hisae Kobayashi, Senior Lecturer in Japanese
Language pedagogy • Japanese language

Takeshi Watanabe, Assistant Professor of Japanese Takeshi Watanabe, Assistant Professor of Japanese

Takeshi Watanabe, Assistant Professor of Japanese
Japanese literature and culture • Literary and visual interpretations of history

Associated Faculty

Ann Marie L. Davis, Assistant Professor of History

Ann Marie L. Davis, Assistant Professor of History
Early modern and modern Japan • History of science • Technology and science • Japanese literature and theory • History of gender and sexuality • Women's studies

Lindsey B. Harlan, Professor of Religious Studies

Lindsey B. Harlan, Professor of Religious Studies  (On sabbatical 2014-2015 academic year)
History of religions • Hinduism • Religion and gender • Heroic traditions • Religion in Trinidad

Qiang Ning, Chu-Niblack Associate Professor in Asian Art, Curator of the Chu-Griffis Asian Art Collection

Qiang Ning, Chu-Niblack Associate Professor in Asian Art, Curator of the Chu-Griffis Asian Art Collection
Asian art history • Contemporary Chinese art • Gender in Chinese art and society • Silk Road archaeology • Art market/Art Collection

Yong Jin Park, Associate Professor of Economics

Yong Jin Park, Associate Professor of Economics  (On sabbatical Spring 2015)
Applied microeconomics and behavioral economics • Banking and comparative banking systems • Social inequality and labor supply

Sarah A. Queen, Professor of History

Sarah A. Queen, Professor of History  (On sabbatical 2014-2015 academic year)
Early Chinese cultural history • The spiritual and philosophical dimensions of Confucianism and Daoism • Confucianism in East Asia Today (Confucianism and Human Rights; Confucianism and Democratization; and Confucianism and Ecology)

John Qunjian Tian, Associate Professor of Government and International Relations

John Qunjian Tian, Associate Professor of Government and International Relations
Chinese political economy • East Asian political economy • International political economy • Comparative political economy and politics

James Dale Wilson, Associate Professor of Music, Ethnomusicologist

James Dale Wilson, Associate Professor of Music, Ethnomusicologist
Ethnomusicology • Jazz • Guangdong ritual and ritual music • Southeast Chinese perspectives on migration and transnationalism

Retired Faculty

Amy Dooling, Associate Professor of Chinese

Amy Dooling, Associate Professor of Chinese
Modern and Contemporary Chinese fiction and drama • Chinese women's writing • History of the women's movement and feminism in China • Translation

Yibing Huang, Associate Professor of Chinese

Yibing Huang, Associate Professor of Chinese  (On sabbatical Spring 2015)
Modern and contemporary Chinese literature, cinema, popular culture • Comparative studies of modernism and postmodernism in China and in the West • Cultural translations between Chinese poetry and modern American poetry

Tek-wah King, Senior Lecturer in Chinese

Tek-wah King, Senior Lecturer in Chinese
Syntax and morphology • Chinese writing system and dialects • Language pedagogy

Hisae Kobayashi, Senior Lecturer in Japanese

Hisae Kobayashi, Senior Lecturer in Japanese
Language pedagogy • Japanese language

Takeshi Watanabe, Assistant Professor of Japanese

Takeshi Watanabe, Assistant Professor of Japanese
Japanese literature and culture • Literary and visual interpretations of history

In Memoriam

Charles J. Chu, Professor Emeritus of Chinese
Professor Chu taught in the department from 1965-1984.

Henry T. K. Kuo, Professor Emeritus of Chinese
Professor Kuo taught in the department from 1970-1994.

Contact information:

Phone:
860-439-2801

Fax:
860-439-2548


Email addoo@conncoll.edu
Department of East Asian
Languages and Cultures
Woodworth House
Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4196