Author Archives: LM

About LM

Musings on geekery and gender with a Japan focus.

Job Opening: Programmes Assistant, Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation [UK}

Location: London, UK Deadline: 12 July 2015 Education: not listed Programmes Assistant Salary 22k + excellent benefits package; to start in late September.   The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is the leading UK charity supporting links between Britain and Japan. Our … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: The White Plum: A Biography of Ume Tsuda, Pioneer of Women’s Higher Education in Japan

Via University of Hawai’i Press. The White Plum: A Biography of Ume Tsuda, Pioneer of Women’s Higher Education in Japan Author: Furuki, Yoshiko 196 pp. January 2015 Cloth – Price: $31.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-5339-6 Categories: Asia, history, biography Description At the … Continue reading

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Funding: Journey to Japan 2015, Crossway Foundation [SA, UAE, Kuwait, UK]

Via Art Radar This is an open call for talented young artists, designers, photographers and filmmakers to win the creative journey of a lifetime to Japan in November 2015. The competition is open to nationals and residents of Saudi Arabia, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: English Teacher, Kobe College High School

Institution: Kobe College High School Location: Kobe, Japan Education: BA Deadline: July 18, 2015 Term: April 2016 – March 2018 INSTITUTION Kobe College Junior and Senior High School is a prestigious, private all girls’ school with a student body of … Continue reading

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Job Opening: International Programs Advisor, University of Mississippi

Via JetWit Jobs mailing list. Position Title International Programs Advisor Job Location Oxford, Mississippi Education: BA Deadline: not listed Job Description This is a professional position in which the incumbent advises international scholars or students on U.S. laws and regulations … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Study Abroad Advisor, Middlebury College

Via JETWit Jobs. Institution: Middlebury College Location: Middlebury, VT Education: MA required Deadline: not listed Position Summary Manages and coordinates a portfolio of Middlebury C.V. Starr Schools Abroad. The Advisor serves as the primary point of contact for on-site staff, … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Building a Heaven on Earth: Religion, Activism, and Protest in Japanese Occupied Korea

Via University of Hawai’i Press. Building a Heaven on Earth: Religion, Activism, and Protest in Japanese Occupied Korea Author: Park, Albert L. 320pp. January 2015 Cloth – Price: $56.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3965-9 Why and how did Korean religious groups respond to … Continue reading

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