search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - James. A. FUJII

PF (1989), RF (2005)

Fellow Information:
First Name
James. A.
Middle Name
Akira
Last Name
FUJII
Sex
Male
Organization
University of California, Irvine
Title
Associate Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
EALL, HIB 443, UCI,
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Irvine
State
CA
Zip Code
92697
Country
United States
Telephone
949 824-2227
Email
jafujii@uci.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3521&sid=6644121ccad1199f0de9c5b51878350a
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 am completing two essays that address the culture of Japan's metropolitan railways, and urban life. My current new project focuses on human-animal relations in relation to mostly modern Japan.

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

Answer: D.Other (Near-native)

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: Grants from the Japan Foundation enabled me to complete one book, and several articles. They were instrumental in helping me find time to devote to such production.

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: