search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - EDWARD B. KAMENS

DF (1980)

Fellow Information:
First Name
EDWARD B.
Middle Name
 
Last Name
KAMENS
Sex
Male
Organization
Yale University
Title
Sumitomo Professor of Japanese Studies
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Dept. of East Asian Languages and Literatures, Yale University
Address 2 (optional)
Box 208236
City
New Haven
State
CT
Zip Code
06520-8236
Country
United States
Telephone
203-432-2862
Email
edward.kamens@yale.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3385&sid=314e82ce5dc9b29d02c9916487e8c468
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 and classical Japanese language courses for both undergraduate and graduate students. Currently I am also department chair and acting Master of Saybrook College at Yale University (through June 30, 2011.)

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Yale University; Waseda 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: 1982
Field: Literature
University: Yale University

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

Answer: My Japan Foundation Fellowship made it possible for me to conduct dissertation reserach in Japan for a period of several months.

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: