East Asian Studies
Department Chair:
David E. Kelley

Administrative Assistant:
Amy Redden

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8313
Fax: (440) 775-6565

Peters Hall, Room 316
50 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Ann Sherif

Ann Sherif

Professor of Japanese

Contact Information


Peters Hall 312
(440) 775-8827

Personal Office Hours:
Spring 2015 ~ Tuesdays~1:30-4:00 & Fridays~2:30-4:00 Or By Appointment

Ann Sherif

Ann Sherif

Ann Sherif

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, Indiana University, 1977
  • Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1980
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1991

Research Interests:

Modern Japanese literature.


Teaching Interests:

Japanese language and literature, modern Japanese literature, Japanese cinema, gender.