Chad R. Diehl

Assistant Professor
General Faculty

155 Nau Hall
Office Hours: Wednesdays 12:00-1:30pm, and by appointment.

Field & Specialties

Modern Japan
Cultural History
War Memory
Urban History
Post-WWII Culture and Politics


Ph.D., Columbia University (2011)
M.A., Columbia University (2005)
B.A., Montana State University (2003)


Courses Taught

HIEA 1501: Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Trauma, History, Memory
HIEA 2559: Post-WWII Japan through Film
HIEA 2072: Modern Japanese Culture and Politics
HIEA 3559: Democracy and the Body in Modern Japan
HIEA 4501: Japanese Memory of the Second World War

Media Appearances

"The Man Who Survived Both Atomic Bombs," by Matthew Hernon, Tokyo Weekender, 7 August 2018.