Faculty and Staff

Department Chair

Bello, David

David Bello
Associate Professor of History, Director of East Asian Studies
Newcomb Hall 218
540.458.8770
bellod@wlu.edu

China and Japan

Faculty

Fu, Hongchu

Hongchu Fu
Professor of Chinese Language and Literature
Center for Global Learning, room 226
(540) 458-8829
fuh@wlu.edu

Ikeda, Janet

Janet Ikeda
Associate Professor of Japanese
Center for Global Learning, room 218
(540) 458-8936
ikedaj@wlu.edu

Kao, Wan-Chuan

Wan-Chuan Kao
Assistant Professor of English
On Leave Winter 2017
Payne Hall 214
kaow@wlu.edu

Le Blanc, Robin

Robin Le Blanc
Professor of Politics and Director of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Holekamp 107
540.458.8612
leblancr@wlu.edu

Lubin, Timothy

Timothy Lubin
Professor of Religion and Adjunct Professor of Law
Baker 208
540.458.8146
lubint@wlu.edu

Fulbright-Hays Faculty Research Abroad Fellowship (U.S. Department of Education) and American Philosophical Society Sabbatical Fellowship (Andrew W. Mellon Foundation) for his research project "Authority, Law and the Polity in India, 300-1700."

Smitka, Mike

Mike Smitka
Professor of Economics
On leave Fall 2016
Huntley 125B
540.458.8625
smitkam@wlu.edu

Zhu, Yanhong

Yanhong Zhu
Associate Professor of Chinese
On leave Winter 2017
Center for Global Learning, room 228
(540) 458-8277
zhuy@wlu.edu