search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Yasuhiro SHIRAI

RF (2001)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Yasuhiro
Middle Name
 
Last Name
SHIRAI
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Pittsburgh
Title
Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
2860 Cathedral of Learning
Address 2 (optional)
Department of Linguistics
City
Pittsburgh
State
PA
Zip Code
YES
Country
United States
Telephone
4126245933
Email
yshirai@pitt.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=4113&sid=d9821f6b51ef4cbb27e7a8c7fecabab7
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: Language & Linguistics

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

Answer: Professor and Chair Department of Linguistics University of Pittsburgh http://www.pitt.edu/~yshirai/

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

Answer: C. I am a native Japanese speaker.

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: One year fellowship without teaching duty enhanced my ability to conduct research.

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: