search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Martha CHAIKLIN

SF (2005)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Martha
Middle Name
 
Last Name
CHAIKLIN
Sex
Female
Organization
University of Pittsburghh
Title
Asst. Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
History Dept.
Address 2 (optional)
Posvar 3529
City
Pittsburgh
State
PA
Zip Code
15260
Country
United States
Telephone
412-383-5406
Email
chaiklin@pitt.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3308&sid=d29bb9a35e87775c3f0e529c45f183bb
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: I teach classes on Japan. My current research project is an outgrowth of the research funded by the Japan Foundation, a world history of ivory trade in the early modern world.

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

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

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: Both the prestige attached and the opportunity to do research positively impacted my career.

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: