search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Victoria WESTON

RF (1996)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Victoria
Middle Name
 
Last Name
WESTON
Sex
Female
Organization
University of Massachusetts Boston
Title
Associate Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Art Dept., 100 Morrissey Blvd.
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Boston
State
MA
Zip Code
02125
Country
United States
Telephone
617=276-5730
Email
victoria.weston@umb.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=4069&sid=381a53230a2970d15e63534f9aada0dd
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: Art History

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

Answer: Current research includes Meiji-period nihonga, garden design and plants, and cultural exchanges between the USA and Japan in this period.

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

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

Answer: Essential to the conversion of my dissertation into a monograph.

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: