Faculty

Prof. Karen Thornber

Karen Thornber

Interim Chair of the Committee on Regional Studies: East Asia
Harry Levin Professor in Literature and Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Research Interests:  Comparative literature, world literature, and the literatures and cultures of East Asia (China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan),...

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CGIS S222
1730 Cambridge Street
p: 617-496-6244
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Mary C. Brinton

Mary C. Brinton

Dept of Sociology: Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology
Director, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies

Research interests: gender stratification, labor market organization, education, economic sociology, and Japanese society.

William James Hall, Room 580
p: (617) 495-5821
E. Cunningham

Edward Cunningham

Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School
Director of Ash Center China Programs at HKS
Director of the Asia Energy and Sustainability Initiative at HKS
Research interests: Energy markets and governance, international economics and competitiveness, the political economy of development, and China’s integration... Read more about Edward Cunningham
124 Mount Auburn St. 200N-210
p: (617) 494-8118
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Dr. Grzegorz Ekiert

Government: Laurance A. Tisch Professor of Government Comparative
Director of Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies
Senior Scholar at Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies
Research interests focus on comparative politics, regime change and democratization, civil society and social movements and East European politics and... Read more about Grzegorz Ekiert
Center for European Studies, 27 Kirkland Street 401
p: 617 495-4303 ext. 213
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Mark C. Elliot

Mark C. Elliot

EALC: Mark Schwartz Professor of Chinese and Inner Asian History
Vice Provost for International Affairs

(On Leave AY 2022-23)

Research interests: Social, political and institutional history of China and Inner Asia

2 Divinity Ave. #134A
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