Asian Languages and Civilizations Faculty

Fumiko U. Brown

Five College Senior Lecturer in Japanese

413-542-5841 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Webster Hall

Mohamed H. Hassan

Senior Lecturer in Arabic and Director of the Five College Arabic Program (On Leave 1/1/2019 - 6/30/2019)

413-542-5532 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 301F Johnson Chapel
Ikumi Kayama

Ikumi Kayama

Senior Lecturer in Asian Languages and Civilizations (Japanese)

413-542-7927 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 113 Webster Hall
Weijia Li

Weijia Li

Senior Lecturer in Chinese

413-542-2126 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 109 Webster Hall
Trent E. Maxey

Trent E. Maxey

Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations and History; Chair of Asian Languages and Civilizations

413-542-8202 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 21 Chapin Hall
Kozue Miyama

Kozue Miyama

Senior Lecturer in Asian Languages and Civilizations (Japanese)

413-542-8194 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 111 Webster Hall
Samuel C. Morse

Samuel C. Morse

Howard M. and Martha P. Mitchell Professor of the History of Art and Asian Languages and Civilizations; Chair of Art and the History of Art

413-542-2282 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 106 Fayerweather Hall
George Qiao

George Qiao

Assistant Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 23 Chapin Hall
Yael R. Rice

Yael R. Rice

Assistant Professor of Art & the History of Art and of Asian Languages and Civilizations (On Leave 1/1/2019 - 6/30/2019)

413-542-5520 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 208 Fayerweather Hall

Monica M. Ringer

Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations

413-542-8566 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 308 Fayerweather Hall
Dwaipayan Sen

Dwaipayan Sen

Assistant Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations and History (On Leave 1/1/2019 - 6/30/2019)

413-542-2229 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 26 Chapin Hall
Tong Shen

Tong Shen

Senior Lecturer in Asian Languages and Civilizations (Chinese)

413-542-8455 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 105 Webster Hall
Wako Tawa

Wako Tawa

Willem Schupf Professor in Asian Languages and Civilizations and Director of Language Study

413-542-7919 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 108 Webster Hall
Xiaoping Teng

Xiaoping Teng

Senior Lecturer in Asian Languages and Civilizations (Chinese)

413-542-5847 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 107 Webster Hall

Timothy J. Van Compernolle

Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations (Japanese) (On Leave 1/1/2019 - 6/30/2019)

413-542-2269 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 104 Webster Hall

Contributing Faculty

Amrita Basu

Amrita Basu

Domenic J. Paino 1955 Professor of Political Science, and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies; Chair of Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies

413-542-2942 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 301 Cooper House

Christopher T. Dole

Professor of Anthropology

413-542-5816 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 204 Morgan Hall
Maria R. Heim

Maria R. Heim

Professor of Religion and Elizabeth W. Bruss Reader

413-542-8475 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 207 Chapin Hall
Tariq Jaffer

Tariq Jaffer

Associate Professor of Religion; Chair of Religion

413-542-2921 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 208 Chapin Hall

Brahim Oulbeid

Five College Visiting Lecturer in Arabic

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info Amherst College
Krupa Shandilya

Krupa Shandilya

Associate Professor of Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies

413-542-5464 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 301E Johnson Chapel

Hitomi Sovjani

Language Assistant in Japanese

413-542-8558 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Webster Hall

John Weinert

Five College Lecturer of Arabic

413-585-3462 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info Smith College
Lei Ying

Lei Ying

Assistant Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Emeritus Faculty

Lawrence A. Babb

Lawrence A. Babb

Willem Schupf Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations and Professor of Anthropology, Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Jerry P. Dennerline

Olin Professor in Asian Studies (History and Asian Languages and Civilizations), Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Ray A. Moore

Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations, Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

David B. Reck

Professor of Music and Asian Languages and Civilizations, Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Staff

Jessie K. Berlingo

Academic Department Coordinator

413-542-5841 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu 110 Webster Hall