Past Directors

Directors of the Reischauer Institute are selected from its Executive Committee of senior faculty and generally serve for three years. There have been eleven Institute Directors:

THEODORE C. BESTOR, 2015-2018

WESLEY M. JACBOSEN, 2014-2015

THEODORE C. BESTOR, 2012-2014

ANDREW GORDON, 2011-2012

SUSAN J. PHARR, 2004-2011

ANDREW GORDON, 2003-2004

SUSAN J. PHARR, 2002-2003

ANDREW GORDON, 1998-2002

HELEN HARDACRE, 1995-1998

AKIRA IRIYE, 1991-1995

HAROLD BOLITHO, 1988-1991

HOWARD S. HIBBETT, 1985-1988

ALBERT M. CRAIG, 1983-1985

DONALD H. SHIVELY, 1981-1983

EDWIN O. REISCHAUER, 1974-1981