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Japanese Studies: 5-10-20 – The Last 10 Years

For the fourth article in our Japanese Studies: 5-10-20 series, today we will hear from Abigail MacBain, a Ph.D. student in the East Asian Languages & Cultures department at Columbia University who went the indirect path to graduate school, gaining experience through a … Continue reading

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Japanese Studies: 5-10-20 – From 10 years out the gate.

As the first article in our Japanese Studies: 5-10-20 series, Lara Mones, who is a Program Officer with Japan Society’s Performing Arts Program, will discuss her experiences and tips for the eventual encounter with the job market in Japan-related fields. === … Continue reading

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Reblog: LifeAfterJET: Transitioning Your Teaching Experience

Considering teaching English in Japan after graduation or interested in teaching English as a second language for a career? Head over to JETWit.com to check out Tammy Wik’s feature on using her ESL experience to launch a career in TESOL. … Continue reading

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Reminder: Writers wanted – Japanese Studies 5-10-20

Just a quick reminder that we are still looking for people interested in writing (brief!) articles for our Japanese Studies 5-10-20 project, linked here. Are you five or so years out of your degree and into the world? Roughly ten? … Continue reading

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Call for articles from readers! Japanese Studies: 5-10-20

Next year What can I do with a B.A. in Japanese Studies? is planning a series of periodic articles from guest writers entitled “Japanese Studies: 5-10-20.” Our aim to hear about the personal experiences of people at various stages of … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Assistant Curator of Japanese Art – Asian Art Museum (SF)

Institution: Asian Art Museum Location: San Francisco, CA Posted: 10/02/2013 Type: Full Time Department: Japanese Art Education: MA required, PhD preferred Languages: Japanese Reposted from Japan Art History Forum (JAHF) & Premodern Japanese Studies (PMJS) mailing lists Position Summary The … Continue reading

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Japanese Studies M.A. In Action: How My Master’s Degree Prepared Me For My Professional Career

Elizabeth Mekaru is currently a Study Abroad Advisor for the University of Michigan Center for Global and Intercultural Study. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2005 with a B.A. in Asian Studies, and taught English in Yokohama for … Continue reading

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My Experience in Media Contents Translation

For today’s guest article, we’ll be featuring information from Ai-Lin, a Master’s student who has been working with a translation company in Japan on media contents materials for several months now. She writes a bit about her experiences as a … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Studies or comparative cultural (including Japanese Culture in a world context)

Institution:   Nagoya City University, The Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences Location:   Japan Position:   Associate Professor or Lecturer of Japanese Studies or comparative cultural (including Japanese Culture) , Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Humanities and … Continue reading

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Job Opening: International Programs Advisor, Elon University

Institution: Elon University Location: Elon, NC Posted: 05/28/2013 Application Due: Open Until Filled Type: Full Time, Interim Education: bachelor’s degree Elon University is seeking a highly qualified individual to contribute to our team-oriented work environment for this entry-level, one-year interim … Continue reading

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