search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Mieko HAN

PF (1973)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Mieko
Middle Name
Shimizu
Last Name
HAN
Sex
Female
Organization
Institute for Intercultural Studies
Title
Research Specialist
Contact Address:
Address Type
Other
Address 1
11729 Gateway Blvd.,
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Los Angeles
State
CA
Zip Code
90064
Country
United States
Telephone
(310) 479-6045
Email
miekohan@gmail.com
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=4241&sid=e9a63bfbf5be7574457dfde7ca4b4642
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: Language & Linguistics

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

Answer: Offering a podcasting program of Japanese language lessons. URL: www.drhansjapaneselanguagelessons.com

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: The experience gave me confidence in teaching Japanese and training Japanese teachers at the university. After retirement, I am continuing my teaching as a volunteer podcaster on the blog to assist Japanese language teachers and students.

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: I have not had time nor experience to suggest anything on this topic.