search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Erin CHUNG

DF (1998)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Erin
Middle Name
Aeran
Last Name
CHUNG
Sex
Female
Organization
Johns Hopkins University
Title
Charles D. Miller Assistant Professor of East Asian Politics
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Dept. of Political Science.
Address 2 (optional)
3400 N. Charles St.
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip Code
21218
Country
United States
Telephone
1-410-516-4496
Email
echung@jhu.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3384&sid=ad214745be1b69d216caea7506016028
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: Political Science/Economy

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

Answer: I teach undergraduate and graduate courses on comparative politics and am Co-Director of the Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship Program in the Department of Political Science at the Johns Hopkins University. My research interests include international migration, comparative ethnic and racial politics, citizenship, and civil society. I am the author of Immigration and Citizenship in Japan (Cambridge University Press, 2010).

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

Answer: B. I learned it at a special language training school. (The Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies)

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: 2003
Field: Political Science/Economy
University: Northwestern University

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

Answer: I was able to complete my dissertation field research as a Japan Foundation fellow and established valuable networks in Japan for my research and teaching.

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: Workshops on common themes (civil society, political economy, etc.)