search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Kevin Carr

DF (1999)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Kevin
Middle Name
Gray
Last Name
Carr (changed from CARR)
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Michigan
Title
Assistant Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
University of Michigan, History of Art
Address 2 (optional)
70B Tappan Hall, 855 South University Avenue
City
Ann Arbor
State
MI
Zip Code
48109-1357
Country
United States
Telephone
734-764-5400
Email
kgcarr@umich.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3627&sid=f7312e5f0925620e74f0807e6030dd67
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 currently (2010-11) in Tokyo, doing research for my next book project, on engi and regional identities in 14th-century Japan.

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Amherst College, Princeton 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: 2005
Field: Art History
University: Princeton University

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

Answer: It made possible my dissertation research at the most crucial stage in the process, allowing me to complete most of the foundational studies on which I continue to draw even today.

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: