Princeton’s Ph.D. program in East Asian Studies (EAS) has long been recognized as one of the leading graduate programs of its kind in the Western world. At present, we offer doctoral (Ph.D.) training in Chinese and Japanese history and literature, Korean cultural studies, anthropology of East Asia, and in the transnational social and cultural study of contemporary East Asia. The East Asian Studies certificate provides an opportunity for students who plan to major in the humanities, social sciences, or other disciplines to simultaneously pursue the study of East Asian language and culture. The Graduate School offers doctoral (Ph.D.) training in Chinese and Japanese history and literature, Korean history, Korean cultural studies, anthropology of East Asia, and in the transnational social and cultural study of contemporary East Asia.
Bert G. Kerstetter '66 University Professor of Sociology and the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies Fang Yan Lecturer in East Asian Studies. Mindy Haas is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Politics at Princeton University. Her research centers on the influence of international law on covert action. Mindy holds a B.A. from Bucknell University, where she studied political science and mathematics, and a JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
James Madison, Father of the U.S. Constitution, fourth President of the United States, member of the Princeton Class of 1771, and Princeton's first graduate student. This list of notable people associated with Princeton University includes faculty, staff, graduates and former students in the undergraduate program and all graduate programs, and. LaTasha Holden is a Ph.D. candidate in Cognitive Psychology, working with Andrew Conway and Stacey Sinclair. Before Princeton, Tasha received dual degrees in Psychology (disciplinary honors) and Art History from UNC Greensboro. Awarded as 2012’s “Distinguished Graduate,” she earned an M.A. in Experimental Psychology from Towson University.
Want to learn more about a certain region of the world? Eager to study a new language, better understand issues of intercultural communication, or immerse yourself in the politics or culture of a . David Hunter McAlpin Professor of the History of Photography and Modern ArtHistory of Photography and 19th-Century European Art.