Mr Ian Rapley will be joining us as Postdoctoral Teaching Associate for the academic year 2013-2014. He is completing his DPhil in modern Japanese history and prior to that he was a student on the MPhil in Modern Japanese Studies programme.
Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies
Dr Irena Hayter, Lecturer in Japanese Studies, University of Leeds
The Department Store, the Mannequin Girl, and the Politics of the Gaze in Interwar Japan
Tomoko Kitagawa, Visiting Scholar, Needham Research Institute (Former College Fellow/Lecturer, Harvard University)
From 1585 to 1615: Revisiting the Historical Narratives of Japan’s Unification Era
Professor Paul Newman, BP Professor of Information Engineering, University of Oxford
Robotics for Self Driving (Nissan) cars
The Japanese Language Proficiency Tests are held at SOAS, University of London. The JLPT July 2013 test will be held on Sunday 7th July 2013. The test will close to applications on Friday 12th April, 2013.
Ito Peng, University of Toronto
All in the Family? Migrants, Nationhood, and Care Regimes in Asia and North America
Adam Komisarof, Reitaku University
The Role of Aligning Acculturation Strategies in Addressing Japan’s Labor Shortage
Susan Long, John Carroll University
Revisiting Siblings and Grandchildren: The Meaning of Japanese Family Relationships in the Old Age Society