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2017-2018 US-SEA Program Awardees

Institution Project Title
University of California - Berkeley

Nurturing Networks, Growing Stronger Scholars

University of Oregon

Oregon-Vietnam-Japan Exchange and Collaboration Project



 

Grantee University of California - Berkeley

Project Title

Nurturing Networks, Growing Stronger Scholars

Grant Period

2017/8/1-2020/7/31

Project Cost Total

$230,250*

JF Grant Total

$224,926*

Outline

This project consists of three annual dissertation workshops for graduate students from Southeast Asia, the U.S., and Japan. The dissertation workshops provide opportunities for participants to formulate strong proposals, learn and use new research methodologies and resources not widely available outside the U.S., collectively identify and map research territories where intellectual trends are evolving, and develop an international network of mentors among both senior and younger scholars from Southeast Asia, the U.S., and Japan.

Projects

Invitation of visiting graduate researchers from Southeast Asia and Japan to annual dissertation workshops at UC Berkeley

 

Grantee University of Oregon

Project Title

Oregon-Vietnam-Japan Exchange and Collaboration Project

Grant Period

2017/8/1-2020/7/31

Project Cost Total

$436,909*

JF Grant Total $272,850*

Outline

This project aims to support and promote Japanese Studies by initiating collaboration and exchange between the University of Oregon, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Ho Chi Minh City University of Education, and Hanoi University. The primary goals are to share resources, expand professional ties, and cultivate collaborative research. Visiting scholars at the University of Oregon will observe courses and work with faculty to develop curriculum and collaborative research projects.

Projects

Invitation of visiting professors from Vietnam
Conference held at partner institution in Vietnam
Workshop on Japanese language teaching and curriculum development
Collaborative research projects
Book translations
Capstone Conference

 


* Project Cost Totals and JF Grant Totals are estimated.

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