The Harvard-Yenching Institute Board of Trustees consists of 9 trustees, three of whom are from the United Board, three from Harvard University, and three at-large members.

United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia

Dr. Judith Berling, Chair, United Board

Dr. Christian Murck

Dr. Su Yon Pak

Harvard University

Prof. Carter Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History

Prof. James Robson, James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Prof. Karen Thornber, Professor of Comparative Literature and of East Asian Languages and Civilizations


Mr. Kamal Ahmad

Ms. Helena Kolenda (Chair)

Mr. John Wheeler