Penn State Penn State: College of the Liberal Arts

Department Leadership

E Brindley

Erica Brindley

Head, Department of Asian Studies
Professor of Asian Studies, History, and Philosophy
Shuang shen

Shuang Shen

Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Chinese
Director of Graduate Studies
(814) 863-0589
Jess Birkenholtz

Jessica Birkenholtz

Associate Professor of Asian Studies and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Director of Undergraduate Graduate Studies
(814) 865-5747