Linguistic anthropology, typology, in situ research methods, media archives, language documentation, digital humanities; China, Inner Asia, Central Asia
He is the editor of the online journal Journal of Asian Legal History, which contains searchable editions of the Tang Code and the Qing Code. His research interests include Chinese Philosophy, and Chinese and Asian legal history.
Her scholarly interests include Eurasian security, counterterrorism and human rights, international human rights, and non-governmental actors of world politics.
She teaches courses on religions of East Asia and the course REL 602: Women in Islam. Professor Rausch will also teach REL 350 Special Topics in Religion: Islam in the Spring 2006 semester. She leads the spring break study abroad program to Turkey.
He teaches courses on religions of East Asia with a specific interest in Buddhism.