search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - HARLEY JESSE WALKER

PF (1979)

Fellow Information:
First Name
HARLEY JESSE
Middle Name
 
Last Name
WALKER
Sex
Male
Organization
Louisiana State University
Title
Boyd Professor Emeritus
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Department of Geography, Louisiana State University
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Baton Rouge
State
LA
Zip Code
70803
Country
United States
Telephone
225/578-6130
Email
hwalker@lsu.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3498&sid=87dc330530c7512bddd4b8707b464c61
Questions:
1. Are you enaged in Japanese Studies?

Answer: D. No, I am not engaged in Japanese Studies at all.

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

Answer: research on arctic coastal environments and geomorphological hazards research expecially along western pacific coast lines

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

Answer:

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: Japan Fioundation Fellow in 1979 for the study of human modification of the shorelines of Japan

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: for only 1000 + or - members it will probably need to be a broad breakdown---maybe the different disciplines found in a traditional university setting: history, anthropology, geography, agriculture, chemistry, etc........