search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Gina BARNES

DF (1977)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Gina
Middle Name
Lee
Last Name
BARNES
Sex
Female
Organization
Durham University
Title
Professor Emeritus
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Professorial Research Associate, Dept. of Art & Archaeology
Address 2 (optional)
SOAS, University of London
City
London
State
England
Zip Code
WC1H 0XG
Country
United Kingdom
Telephone
+44(0)20-7278-2287
Email
gb11@soas.ac.uk
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3435&sid=66eb33b53d159c6f21ec7d2d00361254
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: Anthropology & Archaeology

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

Answer: I am retired from teaching but still involved in research, writing articles for journals and edited books, and lecturing on demand (USC, UCLA, SOAS, Collegio de Mexico, etc.)

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (ICU semi-intensive Japanese, then BA in Japanese language, Univ. Colorado)

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: 1983
Field: Anthropology & Archaeology
University: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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

Answer: My dissertation research fellowship allowed me to carry out fieldwork required for the Ph.D., without which I would not have been able to complete the degree.

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: This is a good idea. Perhaps a Facebook page would be suitable.