search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - STEVEN ERICSON

RF (1993)

Fellow Information:
First Name
STEVEN
Middle Name
JOHN
Last Name
ERICSON
Sex
Male
Organization
Dartmouth College
Title
Associate Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
6107 Carson, Department of History
Address 2 (optional)
Dartmouth College
City
Hanover
State
NH
Zip Code
03755
Country
United States
Telephone
603-646-2996
Email
Steven.J.Ericson@dartmouth.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3995&sid=ec6a2e76ddf3b0b86b1424b9a1a2cc4e
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 teach at Dartmouth College and do research in modern Japanese history. http://www.dartmouth.edu/~history/faculty/ericson.html

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Harvard University)

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

Answer: NO

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

Answer: The Fellowship experience enabled me to make substantial progress on my second major research project.

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: An online discussion network along the lines of the H-Net e-mail lists (http://www.h-net.org/) whereby past fellows can share information on such matters as book vendors, online resources, and research contacts in Japan might be useful.