Faculty

Chinese Language Faculty

Yea-Fen Chen

Yea-Fen Chen

Director, Chinese Flagship Center

Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • yeafen@indiana.edu
  • (812) 855-4249
  • Global and International Studies Building 2030

Research Interests
Chinese language pedagogy; second language acquisition; language learning strategies; computer assisted language learning; Chinese film

Henghua Su

Henghua Su

Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • hengsu@indiana.edu
  • (812) 855-8763
  • Global and International Studies Building 2027

Research Interests
Chinese linguistics; Chinese language and pedagogy; second language acquisition; motivation and learning strategies

Yingling Bao

Yingling Bao

Lecturer, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • yingbao@indiana.edu
  • (812) 855-5619
  • Global and International Studies Building 2023

Research Interests
Chinese pedagogy; cognitive linguistics; sociolinguistics

Xiaoying Liles

Xiaoying Liles

Lecturer, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • dingxiao@indiana.edu
  • Global and International Studies Building 2023

Professors for Associated Courses

Gardner Bovingdon

Gardner Bovingdon

Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

Assistant Professor, Central Eurasian Studies

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Political Science

  • gbovingd@indiana.edu
  • (812) 856-0230
  • Global and International Studies Building 3025

Research Interests
politics in contemporary Xinjiang; history of modern Xinjiang; historiography in China; nationalism and ethnic conflict

Adam Liff

Adam Liff

Assistant Professor, East Asian International Relations

Adjunct Faculty, Political Science

  • aliff@indiana.edu
  • (812) 856-0105
  • Global and International Studies Building 2032
Jonathan Schlesinger

Jonathan Schlesinger

Assistant Professor, History

Research Interests
China and inner asia environmental history; early modern empires; race and ethnicity; commodities and consumption

Fei Hsien Wang

Fei Hsien Wang

Assistant Professor, History

Research Interests
modern China; history of piracy and intellectual property right; history of books, law and economic life; history of east asian housewives

Ethan Michelson

Ethan Michelson

Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

Associate Professor, Law

Associate Professor, Sociology

Research Interests
contemporary Chinese society; social conflict; justice systems; lawyers; globalization institutions and institutional change

Nick Vogt

Nick Vogt

Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • pnvogt@indiana.edu
  • Global and International Studies Building 2079
Tie Xiao

Tie Xiao

Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • tiexiao@indiana.edu
  • (812) 855-7109
  • Global and International Studies Building 2077

Research Interests
modern Chinese literature and visual culture; intellectual history of modern China

Chien-Jer Charles Lin

Chien-Jer Charles Lin

Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

Director of Graduate Studies, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • chiclin@indiana.edu
  • (812) 855-5180
  • Global and International Studies Building 2073

Research Interests
Chinese linguistics; east asian psycholinguistics; sentence processing; linguistic anthropology

Sue Tuohy

Sue Tuohy

Senior Lecturer, Ethnomusicology

Research Interests
east asian music and folklore; Chinese culture; ethnicity, nationalism, and tourism

Michael Ing

Michael Ing

Assistant Professor, Religious Studies

  • ming@indiana.edu
  • Sycamore Hall 203

Research Interests
confucianism; rtual theory; religious ethics; theories of religion; Chinese thought

Aaron Stalnaker

Aaron Stalnaker

Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

Associate Professor, Religious Studies

Research Interests
comparative religious ethics; philosophy of religions; Christian thought and ethics; Chinese religious thought; moral philosophy

Ling-Yu Hung

Ling-Yu Hung

Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Research Interests
Chinese archaeology; prehistory of Taiwan; craft specialization; ceramics; ritual practice; cultural interaction; geoarchaeology;the application of GIS in archaeology.

Manling Luo

Manling Luo

Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • luom@indiana.edu
  • (812) 856-0833
  • Global and International Studies Building 2058

Research Interests
pre-modern Chinese narratives; chinese literati culture; traditional Chinese literature; gender and cultural studies