SANAA AHMED (2014) is a Planning Staff Member in the Glass Business Planning Department at the Tokyo headquarters of Central Glass.
ZEBA AHMED (2014) is a Coordinator for Northside Leadership Conference in Pittsburgh, PA.
REIKO ATSUMI (1975) is Professor Emeritus at Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia.
NYRI BAKKALIAN (2017), is a PhD in the History Department, Supervised by Evelyn S. Rawski (History). Dissertation Title: "The Sparrow's Dream: The Meiji Revolution and Local Self-Assertion in Northeastern Japan"
SHALMIT BEJARANO (2010) is Lecturer at Hebrew Univesity and Tel Aviv University.
BLAINE CONNOR (2010) is Associate Service Fellow (Behavioral Scientist) in the Human Factors Branch, Office of Mine Safety and Health Research (OMSHR), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
DEBORAH CORDERO FIEDLER (1996) is a Professional Midwife.
(1989) is an award winning author of Young Adult Fiction and Adult Romance. Her most recent novel Saying Goodbye Part One
(2016) has been dedicated to the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at the University of Pittsburgh. www.wendedikec.com
MIKIKO HIRAYAMA (2001) is Associate Professor in the Department of Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies at the University of Cincinnati.
GEOFREY HOLLINGER (2017) received his BA in Marketing and Japanese.
DAVID JORTNER (2003) is Associate Profesor in the Department of Theatre Arts at Baylor University.
SATSUKI KAWANO (1997) is Associate Professor of Anthropology in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
KAORU O. KENDIS (1979) is formerly of the Japanese American Museum of Los Angeles.
MASATO KIKUCHI, (1995). Associate Professor, School of Modern Languages, Georgia Institute of Technology.
JUNGEUN LEE, (2017). PhD in History of Art & Architecture. Supervised by Karen M. Gerhart (History of Art & Architecture). Dissertation Title: “Formal Decoration and Display at Ashikaga Shogunal Residences"
ABBY RACHAEL MARGOLIS (2002) is in Marketing research in Barcelona, Spain.
ROBERT MARRA (1986) is Former Executive Director & President of the National Association of Japan-America Societies. Now a business consultant.
ROBERT C. MARSHALL (1981) is Professor Emeritus and former Chair, Department of Anthropology at Western Washington University.
JUDITH LYNN MISKO (2001)
YUKI MORIMASA (2013) is the Assistant Curator of Japanese Art at the San Francisco Asian Art Museum.
MARGARET (LISA) MURPHY (2006) is assistant to the Provost at the University of Pittsburgh.
PAUL NOGUCHI (1977) is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology and former Head, Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Bucknell University.
TAMIKO ORTEGA NOLL (2004) is an instructor in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
BENJAMIN J. PACHTER (2013) is now the Executive Director of the Japan-America Society of Central Ohio. He completed his PhD in Ethnomusicology and is a taiko drum specialist.
BENEDICT PERRINO (1977) is personnel officer of a California bank.
LINDA L. PERRY (1976) is a retired Senior Lecturer in the Department of Sociology at Pennsylvania State University.
AMANDA ROBINSON (2017), Supervised by Gabriella Lukacs (Anthropology), completed her dissertation on the booming healing business in contemporary Japan. She has done extensive fieldwork in cat cafes that she analyzes as responses to the shifting place of youth in a deregulated labor market.
ELIZABETH SELF (2017) PhD in History of Art and Architecture. Supervised by Karen M. Gerhart (History of Art & Architecture). Dissertation Title: “Creating Women's Identities in a Turbulent Era: The Art and Architecture of the Asai Sisters in Early Modern Japan ”
ERIC C. SHINER (1994) is the Senior Vice President of Private Sales for Sotheby's Fine Art Division. He is also the former Director of The Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, PA.
PEMARATANA SOORAKKULAME (2017) is currently chief abbot of the Pittsburgh Buddhist Center, offering workshops on meditation and providing spiritual counseling.
SARA SUMPTER (2016) is PhD in History of Art and Architecture. Dissertation title: "The Socio-Political Function of Japanese 'Vengeful Spirit' Handscrolls, 1150-1230."
JOHN W. TRAPHAGAN (1997) is Associate Chair and Professor of Religious Studies at The University of Texas at Austin, where he also is a professor in the Human Dimensions of Organizations program.
GEORGE (KEN) VICKERY (2005) is Director of External Fellowships at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
HIDEO WATANABE (2000) is Assistant Professor in the Department of Languages and Cultures at William Patterson University.
KEVIN J. WETMORE (1997) is Professor and Chair of Theatre Arts at Loyola Marymount University.
JEROME WHITE (JERO) (2003) is an enka singer in Japan. He won the Best New Artist Award in the 50th Japan Record Awards in 2008.
LESLIE WILLIAMS (1997), (deceased) was formerly Director of the East Asian Program and Associate Professor of Japanese, Department of Languages at Clemson University, in Clemson, South Carolina
MITSUHIRO YOSHIDA (1997) is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the Research Institute of Japanese Studies, Kanda University of International Studies, Japan.