search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Ryan YOKOTA

DF (2008)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Ryan
Middle Name
Masaaki
Last Name
YOKOTA
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Chicago
Title
Ph.D. Candidate
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
4125 N. Keystone Avenue, Apt. #501
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Chicago
State
IL
Zip Code
60641
Country
United States
Telephone
312-643-2140
Email
rmyokota@uchicago.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3904&sid=d0b14d765b3ce86ea86fb544b5d8f81a
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: 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 working on my dissertation in order to complete my Ph.D. program.

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

Answer: B. I learned it at a special language training school. (The Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies)

4. Have you ever participated in the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme?

Answer: NO

5. Have you earned a doctoral degree?

Answer: NO

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

Answer: The Japan Foundation Fellowship influenced my career in a profound way in allowing me the chance to develop my research project, network with other researchers in my field, and learn a great deal more overall about the dynamics in my research area. It was absolutely essential for me in helping me to develop my career and I can only express the greatest gratitude for the support that I received.

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: