Yasmine Sae Krings

University of Chicago, B.A., East Asian Languages/Japanese, 2014

Japan: postcolonialism, gender and sexuality, race and critical theory, modern Japanese literature, abjection, violence, psychoanalysis.

Weimin Lee

Georgetown University, B.S., Int. Politics, 2005

China: US-China relations, impact of China's history on modern foreign policy, state-society relations in China

Jialu Li

Peking University, B.A., Political Science, 2016

China: nation-state construction, national identity, ethnical groups, legitimacy

Shiqi Ma

Peking University, B.A., Philosophy, Politics and Economics, 2016

China/ Korea: Development of Civil Societies and Impact of State Control under Authoritarian Regime; Civil Society, Elite Politics and Democratization in Read more about Shiqi Ma

Ryan Neely

US Military Acadamy, West Point, B.S., Civil Engineering, 2005

China: U.S./China relations, East Asian military-political affairs, U.S./China cooperation and competition

Yung Hian Ng

Yonsei University, B.A., International Studies, 2015

Korea: modern history, particularly late 19th to 20th century; Japanese colonialism; Zainichi Koreans; History and Memory.

Lina Nie

University of Hong Kong, B.A. Chinese History, Japanese Studies (Double Major), 2016

China/Japan:  Ethnic studies in premodern China and Japan; military history; gender and sexuality

Ria Roy

Waseda University, B.A., International Liberal Arts, 2013

Korea/Japan: political theory, aesthetics and literature.