search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - ANGELA YIU

DF (1991)

Fellow Information:
First Name
ANGELA
Middle Name
 
Last Name
YIU
Sex
Female
Organization
Sophia University
Title
Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
7-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Tokyo
State
Tokyo
Zip Code
102-8554
Country
Japan
Telephone
03-3238-4075
Email
a-yiu@sophia.ac.jp
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3257&sid=93d61096cd293503d4b42634e183dafa
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: Literature

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

Answer: I teach Japanese Literature at Sophia University. Currently I also serve as the Dean of the Graduate School of Global Studies. http://librsh01.lib.sophia.ac.jp/Profiles/58/0005715/profile.html http://www.info.sophia.ac.jp/gsgs/en/inaugural_symposia/Japanese_Studies_Unbound.html

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Yale University)

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

Answer: NO

5. Have you earned a doctoral degree?

Answer: YES
Year: 1992
Field: Literature
University: Yale University

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

Answer: It enabled me to do dissertation research in Japan when I most needed it, resulting in a dissertation and eventually a book, titled Chaos and Order in the Works of Natsume Soseki (U of Hawaii Press, 1998).

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: Japanese Literature