search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Mikael ADOLPHSON

RF (2001)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Mikael
Middle Name
S.
Last Name
ADOLPHSON
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Alberta
Title
Professor, Japanese Cultural Studies
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Department of East Asian Studies
Address 2 (optional)
Pembina Hall 331
City
Edmonton
State
 Alberta
Zip Code
T6G 2H8
Country
Canada
Telephone
780-492-1599
Email
madolphs@ualberta.ca
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3210&sid=df107bbe3a271317ef978714e2af855c
Questions:
1. Are you enaged in Japanese Studies?

Answer: A. Yes, I am engaged in Japanese Studies at a university or research institution.

Field of Study: History

2. Please describe what you are currently doing. (If you have your own website or any relevant site, provide its URL.)

Answer: Professor of Japanese Culture.

3. Where did you acquire your most advanced Japanese language training for your research?

Answer: D.Other (In Japan)

4. Have you ever participated in the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme?

Answer: NO

Optional Inquiry:
1. Please describe briefly how the Japan Foundation Fellowship experience influenced your career.

Answer: Hugely important. It allowed me to do dissertation research in Japan and later another stint that resulted in my second book. Basically, two of my books were based on research I did while a JF fellow.

2. The Japan Foundation is planning to create a network or forum among past Japan Foundation fellows. Please let us know if you have any suggestions in terms of themes, format, etc.

Answer: