Asian Studies Program

Our Faculty

Rebecca Bates, Associate Professor of History; Chair of History Program

Jarrod Brown, Visiting Instructor of Philosophy

Ashley Elston, Assistant Professor of Art History

Robert Foster, Professor of History and Asian Studies; Chair of Asian Studies Program

Gordon Gray, Assistant Professor of Media and Culture

Lauren McKee, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Asian Studies

Eileen McKiernan González, Associate Professor of Art History; Chair of Art and Art History Program

Nathan Patton, Instructor of Japanese and Asian Studies

Jeffrey L. Richey, Francis Alexander McGaw Chair in Religion and Professor of Religion and Asian Studies (on sabbatical leave, 2016-17)

Jianfen Wang, Assistant Professor of Chinese and Asian Studies



Asian Studies Development Program

ASIANetwork Faculty Enhancement Program

ASIANetwork Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Association for Asian Studies (AAS) profile of Jeffrey L. Richey

National Consortium for Teaching about Asia

Penn Japan Seminar

Robert Foster’s translation of the Classic of Go 

BCnow interview with Gordon Gray

Gordon Gray’s Cinema: A Visual Anthropology

Nathan Patton’s Beginning Japanese

Jeffrey L. Richey’s Confucius in East Asia

Reviews of Foster’s and Richey’s contributions to Teaching Confucianism

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