Academic posts

Academic Appointments

Temple University, January 2016–Present.

Associate Professor of Music Studies, Boyer College of Music and Dance.


Princeton University, July 2009January 2016.

Assistant Professor, Department of Music.

Associated Faculty, Department of East Asian Studies.

Affiliated Faculty, Program in Latin American Studies.

Executive Committee, Program in American Studies.


Visiting positions

Stanford University, 2021-22.

Visiting Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures.

University of Pennsylvania, Fall 2016.

Lecturer in Music, Department of Music.

SOAS, January 2015–January 2017.

Research Fellow.

Kluge Center, Library of Congress, October 2013–March 2014, September–December 2015.

Kluge Fellow.

Tokyo University of the Arts, February–September 2012.

Visiting Scholar.

International Research Center for Japanese Studies, February 2008–January 2009.

JSPS Research Fellow.

John Jay College, CUNY, January 2005–May 2009 (6 terms)

Adjunct Lecturer in Music.

Brooklyn College, Conservatory of Music, January 2006–December 2007 (3 terms)

Adjunct Lecturer in Music.

Marymount Manhattan College, September 2005–December 2006 (2 terms).

Adjunct Lecturer in Music.

Noriko Manabe www.norikomanabe.com Contact nmanabe at princeton dot edu