search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Botond BOGNAR

SF (2006)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Botond
Middle Name
 
Last Name
BOGNAR
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Title
Professor and Edgar A. Tafe. Chair in Architecture
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
117 School of Architecture, 611 Taft Drive
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Champaign
State
IL
Zip Code
61820
Country
United States
Telephone
217.333.1883
Email
bbognar@illinois.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3265&sid=5cee4c7d9831bba52d7d22944f7105bc
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: Architecture

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

Answer: Teaching, lecturing, publishing books on Japanese architecture and urbanism

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

Answer: D.Other (Osaka Gaidai)

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: Helped greatly in researching one of my latest books Beyond the Bubble - The New Japanese Architecture (London, 2009)

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: Occasional meetings to keep in touch with other scholars on Japan