GRALL Faculty

Asian American Pacific Islander Studies

Leanne Day
Leanne Day
Florence Levy Kay Fellow in Asian American Pacific Islander Studies
781-736-3042 Rabb Graduate Center, 106

Chinese Language

Yu Feng
Yu Feng
Professor of Chinese
Director of the Chinese Language Program, Director of the Master of Arts Program in Teaching Chinese
781-736-2961 Mandel 119
Xiwen Lu
Xiwen Lu
Senior Lecturer in Chinese
Undergraduate Advising Head and Study Abroad Liaison
781-736-2678 Mandel 120
Pu Wang
Pu Wang
Helaine and Alvin Allen Chair in Literature
781-736-3287 Mandel 118
Jian Wei
Jian Wei
Lecturer in Chinese
781-736-3286 Shiffman 111

German Studies

Stephen Dowden
Stephen Dowden
Professor of German
Chair of the European Cultural Studies Program
781-736-3218 Shiffman Humanities Center 211
Kathrin Seidl
Kathrin Seidl
Assistant Professor of German
Director of the German Language Program, Undergraduate Advising Head for German Studies
781-736-3299 Shiffman Humanities Center 210
Sabine von Mering
Sabine von Mering
Professor of German and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Director of the Center for German and European Studies
781-736-3227 Shiffman Humanities Center 209

Japanese Language

Matthew Fraleigh
Matthew Fraleigh
Associate Professor of East Asian Literature and Culture
781-736-3229 Mandel 115

Expertise: Classical and modern Japanese literature and language, cultural and literary exchange between China and Japan, literature of travel, Sinitic poetry and prose in East Asia

Hisae Fujiwara
Hisae Fujiwara
Assistant Professor of Japanese
Director of the Japanese Language Program, Undergraduate Advising Head
781-736-2976 Mandel 116

Expertise: Vocabulary acquisition in Japanese as a foreign language, Kanji acquisition for students with alphabet-language backgrounds, using strategies for reading Japanese as a foreign language

Yukimi Nakano
Yukimi Nakano
Lecturer in Japanese
781-736-2069 Mandel 117

Expertise: Japanese Language, Second Language Acquisition (English as a second language and Japanese as a foreign language), Japanese Literature (17th century Haikai and work of Matsuo Basho)

Mayumi Tamaki
Mayumi Tamaki
Lecturer in Japanese
781-736-5240 Mandel Pod 126

Korean Language

Eun-Jo Lee
Eun-Jo Lee
Lecturer in Korean
781-736-3358 Golding 10

Russian Studies

Irina Dubinina
Irina Dubinina
Associate Professor of Russian
Director, Russian Language Program
781-736-3223 Shiffman Humanities Center 206

Expertise: Heritage languages (Russian), bilingualism, bilingual code-switching; second language acquisition, general and language specific (Russian); language policies in the former Soviet Republics

Robin Feuer Miller
Robin Feuer Miller
Edytha Macy Gross Professor of Humanities
Department of German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature
781-736-3192 Shiffman Humanities Center 215

Expertise: The novel in Russia and Europe of the nineteenth century, the short story in Russia, childhood and children's literature

David Powelstock
David Powelstock
Associate Professor of Russian Language and Literature
Department of German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature
781-736-3347 Shiffman Humanities Center 207

Expertise: Modern Russian literature, modern Czech literature, Russian and Czech languages, comparative literature, literary theory, translation studies

South Asian Studies

Harleen Singh
Harleen Singh
Associate Professor of Literature, and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
781-736-8485 Mandel 114

Expertise: Postcolonial Literature and Theory; Colonial Studies; South Asian Novel; Indian Film; Immigrant Literature; Women's and Gender Studies; South Asian Studies.