Faculty and Staff

Sepideh Bajracharya

Assistant Professor of Anthropology with Term
JR Howard
Office Hours:

By Appointment (email: sbajracharya@lclark.edu)

Andrew Bernstein

Professor of History
Japanese history, Environmental History
Miller Center
Office Hours:

Spring 2024: Tuesdays 9:00-10:30, Thursdays 9:00-10:30 and 3:30-4:20. 


Maryann Bylander

Associate Professor of Sociology
Migration, Development, Debt/Indebtedness, Microfinance
JR Howard
Office Hours:

Overseas SP24

David Campion

Dr. Robert B. Pamplin Jr. Associate Professor of History
Modern Britain & Ireland, British Empire, South Asia
Miller Center
Office Hours:

On Sabbatical during Fall 2023 and Spring 2024.

Keith Dede

Professor of Chinese
Miller Center for the Humanities
Office Hours:

 On Sabbatical Spring 2024

Susan Glosser

Associate Professor of History
China, Asian American History, Food History
Miller Center
Office Hours:

Spring 2024: Tuesdays 4:00-5:15 and Thursdays 4:00-5:00, and by appointment. 

Martin Hart-Landsberg

Professor Emeritus of Economics
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Kabir Mansingh Heimsath

Assistant Professor with Term of Anthropology, Director of Asian Studies
Tibet and Himalayan studies; space/place and visual theory; borderlands; experiential learning
JR Howard
Office Hours:

Mon/Wed 2-3pm drop in (email for appointment at other times)

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Jennifer Hubbert

Professor of Anthropology and Asian Studies
JR Howard
Office Hours:

Monday 10 - 11:15am, Wednesday 4:45 - 5:45pm, or by appointment 

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Sidra Kamran

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Gender and Sexuality, Labor, Social Class, Feminist Theory, Digital Culture, Pakistan, South Asia
Office Hours:

Tues & Thurs 10:15 - 11:15 am or by appointment

Kaley Mason, Assistant Professor of Music

Kaley Mason

Assistant Professor of Music
Music and Politics, Social Movements, South Asia, Francophonie, Creative Economies, Mobility, Ritual, Film

Liu Meiru

Instructor of Chinese, Chinese Section Head
Miller Center for the Humanities
Office Hours:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10.30-11.30am or by appointment. (in person or zoom)
In-person: Miller Center 321 Via Zoom: Zoom Meeting ID: 2154433505

MWF 10:30-11:30 AM and by appointment

Satomi Newsom

Instructor of Japanese, Japanese Section Head
Miller Center
Office Hours:

Thursday 2:30pm-4:00pm, Wednesday 2:30pm-4:00pm

Dawn Odell

Associate Professor of Art History
Fields Center
Office Hours:

Wednesdays 2:00-4:00pm, Thursdays 1:00-2:00pm.

Jeongsu Shin

Jeongsu Shin

Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow in Korean Studies
JRHH 308

Jessica Starling

Department Chair and Associate Professor of Religious Studies
Japanese Religions
John R. Howard Hall
Office Hours:

By google calendar appointment 

Bruce Suttmeier

Dean of the College, Associate Professor of Japanese
Postwar Japanese Fiction
Albany Quadrangle
Office Hours:

Thursday, 9-10 am (in Dovecote Cafe) or by appt.

Jan Waldmann

Visiting Instructor of Asian Studies
Miller Center

Alison Walcott

Director, Pamplin Society of Fellows, Administrative Coordinator for Art and Asian Studies