Wai Chee Dimock

Originally from Hong Kong, Professor Dimock was a graduate student here from the late 1970s to the early 1980’s, and has been back as a Professor of English and American Studies since 1997.

Profession and title: 
Professor of English and American Studies

Prof. Dimock teaches American literature, write film criticism for the Los Angeles Review of Books, and also devotes a fair amount of energy to an online teaching initiative called “American Literature in the World” –


If you’re interested in digital work, or publishing online, he is be happy to offer any help he can.

Areas for involvement with Morse students: 
Advising and mentoring for upperclassmen
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