Faculty

Paula Varsano

Professor & Chair

Cynthia “Chat” Aban

Lecturer - Filipino

Joi Barrios-LeBlanc

Lecturer - Filipino

Bharathy Sankara Rajulu

Lecturer – Tamil & Telugu

Gregory Maxwell Bruce

Lecturer - Urdu

Lisandro Claudio

Assistant Professor

Rebekah Linh Collins

Lecturer - Southeast Asian Studies

Jacob Dalton

Khyentse Foundation Distinguished University Professor in Tibetan Buddhism

Penny Edwards

Associate Professor

Munis D. Faruqui

Associate Professor

Robert P. Goldman

Professor of the Graduate School and Catherine and William L. Magistretti Distinguished Professor of Sanskrit Emeritus

Sally J. Sutherland Goldman

Senior Lecturer Emerita of Sanskrit

Vasugi Kailasam

Assistant Professor

Nuchinun Kluaythong

Lecturer - Thai

Karen Llagas

Lecturer - Filipino

Ninik Lunde

Lecturer - Indonesian

Nora Melnikova

Lecturer – Hindi

Cam Nguyen

Lecturer - Vietnamese

Rahul Parson

Assistant Professor of Hindi Literature and Culture

Abhijeet Paul

Lecturer - Bengali

Raka Ray

Professor and Dean of Social Sciences

Sugata Ray

Associate Professor of South and Southeast Asian Art

Jvala Singh

Lecturer - Punjabi

Frank Smith

Lecturer - Khmer

Sylvia Tiwon

Associate Professor

Hanh Tran

Lecturer - Vietnamese

Alexander von Rospatt

Catherine and William L. Magistretti Distinguished Professor of Buddhist and South Asian Studies

Kenneth Wong

Lecturer - Burmese

Peter Zinoman

Professor