search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Chelsea FOXWELL

DF (2005)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Chelsea
Middle Name
 
Last Name
FOXWELL
Sex
Female
Organization
University of Chicago Dept. of Art History
Title
Assistant Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Department of Art History
Address 2 (optional)
5540 S. Greenwood Ave.
City
Chicago
State
IL
Zip Code
60637
Country
United States
Telephone
773-702-7946
Email
foxwell@uchicago.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3424&sid=92ba0de0c6dc9b08289d2b1a55cc8e23
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: Art History

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

Answer: I am an assistant professor in the Department of Art History, University of Chicago. I teach courses on Japanese art at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as advising PhD students. I am currently preparing a book on Kano Hogai and the emergence of nihonga in the Meiji period.

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Columbia University, Harvard 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: 2008
Field: Art History
University: Columbia University

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

Answer: It allowed me to carry out the necessary research for my doctoral dissertation and enabled me to become familiar with Japanese universities, museums, and archives. I also made a number of useful connections among Japanese professors, museum curators, and other emerging scholars. It was central to my development.

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: