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Dr. Yuka Hiruma Kishida

Assistant Professor of History

History & Political Science

Dr. Yuka Hiruma Kishida

Office: Flory 15

Education: Ph.D. History, The University of Iowa; M.A. History, The University of Iowa; B.A. Liberal Arts, Soka University of America

Teaching Fields: East Asian history, modern Japan, modern China, world history since 1500, and historical methods

Research Interests: Modern East Asia, Manchuria, Japanese empire, transnational history, Pan-Asianism, colonial education and WWII in Asia-Pacific

Other Roles on Campus: Advisor, Phi Alpha Theta National History Honors Society

Outside Interests: I like reading, cooking, and playing with my daughter. I used to play the Euphonium in a school brass band.