Lisa Ball is the Academic Specialist in the East Asian Studies Department. She serves as the undergraduate administrator and works closely with Departmental Representative Professor Paize Keulemans. Lisa manages all events associated with the undergraduate program including open houses, conferences, and social events for prospective students and EAS concentrators. As departmental liaison to the Dean of the College Office and the Registrar’s Office, she ensures that EAS is compliant with university policies with regard to undergraduate business. Lisa oversees the undergraduate budget and maintains the undergraduate website. In addition, she works closely with the department manager on visitor appointments and lecturer reappointments. She has a BA in Journalism from Rider University, and is currently pursuing a MA in Business Communications. Lisa has worked on campus for many years and joined EAS in 2012.