search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Miya LIPPIT

DF (1996), RF (2007)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Miya
Middle Name
Elise Mizuta
Last Name
LIPPIT
Sex
Female
Organization
University of Southern California
Title
Lecturer
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
1602 Elevado Street
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Los Angeles
State
CA
Zip Code
90026
Country
United States
Telephone
323-669-7998
Email
mizuta@usc.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3769&sid=dc1d35770bd9229ec8de4a2829711641
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:  

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

Answer: I work as an independent scholar and am currently a lecturer at the University of Southern California, Department of East Languages and Cultures and the Department of Art History. I serve as managing editor for the Review of Japanese Culture and Society.

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Yale 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: 2001
Field: Literature
University: Yale University

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

Answer: The Japan Foundation Fellowship provided me with the opportunity to further my research and thereby extend and secure my lectureship at the University of Southern California. The year conducting research allowed me to keep active as an independent scholar, publishing and presenting my work in different venues.

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: