search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Steven Bryan

DF (2003)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Steven
Middle Name
Leland
Last Name
Bryan (changed from BRYAN,)
Sex
Male
Organization
Nagashima & Hashimoto
Title
lawyer
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
3-10-6-603 Otsuka, Bunkyo-ku
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Tokyo
State
Tokyo
Zip Code
112-0012
Country
Japan
Telephone
03-5976-7558
Email
slbryan@hotmail.com
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3961&sid=229bf7083aba2b8fa8c204db2cae1a51
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: History

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

Answer: Job-wise I've been working as a lawyer in Tokyo since my Japan Foundation Fellowship ended. I finished my Ph.D. dissertation at Columbia U. (history) in 2007. The book version of the dissertation came out from Columbia University Press in September 2010 (The Gold Standard at the Turn of the Twentieth Century; Rising Powers, Global Money, and the Age of Empire). http://cup.columbia.edu/book/978-0-231-15252-5/the-gold-standard-at-the-turn-of-the-twentieth-century I am currently applying for jobs teaching and researching at universities in the U.S. and Europe.

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Columbia 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: 2007
Field: History
University: Columbia University

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

Answer: It allowed me to do my Ph.D. research in Japan, which made the dissertation and then book possible.

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: