search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Jeffrey MARET

DF (2002)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Jeffrey
Middle Name
Daniel
Last Name
MARET
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Title
doctoral candidate in 2003 / Ph.D. awarded in 2008
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
101 E. Essex Ave.
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Kirkwood
State
MO
Zip Code
63122-4401
Country
United States
Telephone
314-966-3973
Email
jd.maret@gmail.com
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3711&sid=e9c1d8f7893ba73cb96360f5fdab36d0
Questions:
1. Are you enaged in Japanese Studies?

Answer: C. Yes, I am engaged in Japanese Studies personally, but not at an institution or organization.

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: writing and translation

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (University of Hawaii at Manoa & Sophia University in Tokyo)

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: 2008
Field: Anthropology & Archaeology
University: University of Hawaii at Manoa

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

Answer: The Japan Foundation Fellowship was critical in that if provided me with the opportunity to do the longterm fieldwork at a Japanese public elementary school that was necessary for my doctoral research on special needs children and the discourse on personhood.

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: I would be interested in following and participating in any discussions that touch on cultural studies and identity issues in Asia.