search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - William BODIFORD

DF (1984)

Fellow Information:
First Name
William
Middle Name
M
Last Name
BODIFORD
Sex
Male
Organization
UCLA
Title
Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Asian Languages & Cultures
Address 2 (optional)
UCLA Box 951540
City
Los Angeles
State
CA
Zip Code
90095-1540
Country
United States
Telephone
310-206-8235
Email
bodiford@ucla.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3278&sid=0f66bf6a8e024113e28b46177526062b
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: Philosophy & Religion

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

Answer: Research on a variety of topics, especially religion and education in Tokugawa period Japan. http://www.alc.ucla.edu/faculty/bodiford.html

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Komazawa 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: 1989
Field: Philosophy & Religion
University: Yale University

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

Answer: It made it possible for me to study at Komazawa University, complete my dissertation, and master my field of study. Without the Japan Foundation Fellowship I could not have succeeded.

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: