Asian Languages and Civilizations Faculty

Fumiko U. Brown

Fumiko U. Brown

Senior Lecturer 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 Room 109
Mekhola S. Gomes

Mekhola S. Gomes

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
Mohamed H. Hassan

Mohamed H. Hassan

Senior Lecturer in Arabic

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 Johnson Chapel Room 301F
Ikumi Kayama

Ikumi Kayama

Senior Lecturer in 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 Webster Hall Room 113
Lingqian Kong

Lingqian Kong

Visiting Lecturer in Chinese

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

Trent E. Maxey

Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations and History

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 Chapin Hall
Kozue Miyama

Kozue Miyama

Senior Lecturer in 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 Webster Hall Room 111
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 Asian Languages and Civilizations

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 Fayerweather Hall Room 106
George Qiao

George Qiao

Assistant Professor of History and Asian Languages and Civilizations (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

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

Yael R. Rice

Assistant Professor of Art & the History of Art and of Asian Languages and Civilizations

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 Fayerweather Hall Room 208
Monica M. Ringer

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 Fayerweather Hall Room 308
Tong Shen

Tong Shen

Senior Lecturer in Chinese (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

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 Webster Hall Room 105
Hitomi Sovjani

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
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 Webster Hall Room 108
Xiaoping Teng

Xiaoping Teng

Senior Lecturer in 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 Webster Hall Room 107
Timothy J. Van Compernolle

Timothy J. Van Compernolle

Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations

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 Webster Hall Room 104
Lei Ying

Lei Ying

Assistant Professor of Asian Languages and Civilizations

413-542-5960 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Webster Hall Room 106

Contributing Faculty

Amrita Basu

Amrita Basu

Domenic J. Paino 1955 Professor of Political Science, and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 12/31/2021)

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 Cooper House Room 301
Christopher T. Dole

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 Morgan Hall Room 204
Vanessa L. Fong

Vanessa L. Fong

Olin Professor in Asian Studies (Anthropology); Chair of Anthropology and Sociology

413-542-5563 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Morgan Hall Room 107
Maria R. Heim

Maria R. Heim

George Lyman Crosby 1896 & Stanley Warfield Crosby Professor in Religion

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 Chapin Hall Room 207
Tariq Jaffer

Tariq Jaffer

Associate Professor of Religion (On Leave 1/1/2022 - 6/30/2022)

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 Chapin Hall Room 208
Kerry E. Ratigan

Kerry E. Ratigan

Assistant Professor of Political Science

413-542-5610 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 203
Krupa Shandilya

Krupa Shandilya

Associate Professor of Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies (On Leave 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022)

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 Johnson Chapel Room 105

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

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

Staff

Jessie K. Berlingo

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 Webster Hall Room 110