- 18th–20th-century European and Anglophone literatures (especially British, Irish, American, and French)
- the history of the novel
- modernist and Victorian literatures
- theory and philosophy (especially German idealism, critical theory, and psychoanalysis)
- textual and genetic criticism.
- Assistant Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 2022 –
- Michigan-Tsinghua Fellow, University of Michigan Society of Fellows
Post-doctoral Fellow, Institute for World Literatures and Cultures, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 2019 – 2022
Post-doctoral Fellow, University of California, Berkeley, 2017 – 2018
- University of California, Berkeley
PhD, Department of English and Program in Critical Theory, 2017
- Reed College
BA, Department of English, 2007
- “Franz Kafka’s ‘Man-Eater’ Variant to ‘A Hunger-Artist’.” (Critical Introduction and Translation). PMLA. (forthcoming)
- “Of Matter and Manner: Djuna Barnes’s Ryder and Censorship as Style.” Modern Philology 117.3 (February 2020): 370-392.
- “Flaubert’s Alibi: The Impossible Ensemble of Madame Bovary.” Novel: A Forum on Fiction 48.3 (Winter 2015): 363-380.
- “Out of the Spirit of the Medieval: Andrew Cole’s The Birth of Theory.” Qui Parle 24.1 (Fall/Winter 2015): 161-172. (review essay)