search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - LAURA HESS

DF (1991)

Fellow Information:
First Name
LAURA
Middle Name
ELIZABETH
Last Name
HESS
Sex
Female
Organization
Brown University
Title
Associate Director, Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Address 2 (optional)
Brown University, Box 1912
City
Providence
State
RI
Zip Code
02912
Country
United States
Telephone
401-863-9193
Email
Laura_Hess@Brown.EDU
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3668&sid=8977fd05aaca4330c22274fb6a147e8e
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: I am the Associate Director for the Humanities & Social Sciences at Brown University's Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning. Prior to moving to this work full-time, I was an assistant professor of Chinese. I have never been in Japanese Studies actually.

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a 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: 1984
Field: Other
University:  

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

Answer: It funded the year of field research for my dissertation, which was critical for completing the dissertation.

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: