search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - THOMAS R. H. HAVENS

PF (1980), SF (2007)

Fellow Information:
First Name
THOMAS R. H.
Middle Name
 
Last Name
HAVENS
Sex
Male
Organization
Northeastern University
Title
Professor of History
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Department of History
Address 2 (optional)
Northeastern University
City
Boston
State
MA
Zip Code
02115
Country
United States
Telephone
none
Email
thavens@bhavens.com
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=4024&sid=51c81e60dceca828d9dae430648ecdca
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 teaching history courses on Japan and East Asia and writing a book on the history of long-distance running in Japan and its former empire.

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Princeton, UC Berkeley, Columbia)

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: It gave me time to do research on two books at two different times.

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: