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Mei-Chen Michelle Pan

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty


Mei-Chen Michelle Pan received her PhD in Comparative Literature from University of Michigan. With an interdisciplinary background, she is interested in theories and cultural productions/practices that cross national and language boundaries. She has written about trans-colonial Taiwan, female writers in modern Chinese and Japanese literatures, museum space/narratives and identity. 

She is also a translator and a full-time staff at USF.

Research Areas

  • East-Asian comparative literature and culture
  • Museum and identity
  • Sinophone studies
  • Gender in literature and visual culture
  • Translation Studies


  • University of Michigan, PhD in Comparative Literature
  • University of Amsterdam, MA in Cultural Studies
  • National Chengchi University, MA in Communications
  • National Taiwan University, BA in Foreign Languages and Cultures