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SF (2004)

Fellow Information:
First Name
E.
Middle Name
Taylor
Last Name
ATKINS
Sex
Male
Organization
NIU Department of History
Title
Professor of History
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
NIU Department of History
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
DeKalb
State
IL
Zip Code
60115
Country
United States
Telephone
8157536699
Email
etatkins@niu.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3408&sid=bc0366017255b4ee19a90bb9402186e4
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: http://www3.niu.edu/~td0eta1

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

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

Answer: My short-term research fellowship in 2004 enabled me to do important archival research for an article that was published in Journal of Asian Studies in 2007, and for my new monograph, published in 2010.

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: No suggestions