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Dr. Yuka H Kishida

Dr. Yuka H Kishida

Associate Professor History & Poli Sci

  • Advisor, Phi Alpha Theta National History Honors Society

Department: History and Political Science

Contact information

Education and certifications

  • 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 areas and specializations

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

Personal interests

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