Faculty and Staff

About the APAFSC

The mission of the Asian Pacific American Faculty and Staff Council is to provide leadership in promoting the development of Asian Pacific American faculty and staff at all eight campuses of Indiana University. The Council serves as a public forum for raising issues of major concern in the Asian Pacific American academic community and working with university administrations to address these.


Fall Welcome Reception
Friday, Sept. 22, 12-1:30 p.m.

Details coming soon.

Brown Bag Series
Monday, Oct. 9, 12-1 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 6, 12-1 p.m.

Informal roundtable lunch talks featuring works of AAPI faculty and staff. Details coming soon.


  • Yasuko Akiyama
    Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures
  • Melanie Castillo-Cullather
    Asian Culture Center
  • Giselle Cunanan
    Department of American Studies
  • Jui Yen Huang
    The Gill Center for Biomolecular Science
  • Joan Linton
    Department of English
  • Hui-Chen Lu
    The Gill Center for Biomolecular Science
  • Fernando Orejuela
    Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology
  • Nozomi Tanaka
    Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures
  • Babita Upadhyay
    21st Century Scholars Program
  • Ellen Wu
    Department of History; Asian American Studies Program
  • Pengcheng Xun
    School of Public Health
  • Liana Zhou
    The Kinsey Institute
  • Wilson (Wei-Cheng) Hsiao
    Counseling and Psychological Services
  • Krisha Thiagarajah
    School of Public Health
  • Fei Hsien Wang
    Department of History