East Asian Languages and Cultures
East Asian Studies program
Krystel Mowery is the administrative coordinator for the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the East Asian Studies program. She supports the department chair in the daily operations of the department. She works with the director of undergraduate studies and the director of graduate studies to supervise all areas of the department’s curriculum. She manages undergraduate and graduate course offerings and serves as the principal conduit between the department, the College office, and the Graduate School. She works with undergraduate majors and graduate students as well as with the faculty to make certain our students meet all their degree requirements. Krystel also coordinates talks, conferences, and other department events. She manages the website.
Krystel joined the department after receiving her MA in East Asian Studies at Washington University. She received her BA in Japanese, also from WashU. She has been the recipient of both the Graduate School Senate Outstanding Staff Award (2020) and the A&S Outstanding Staff Award (2008).