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Funding: Abe Fellowship Program

The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) announce the annual Abe Fellowship Program competition. Funding for the Abe Fellowship Program is provided by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership. The Purpose of … Continue reading

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Resource: Real Estate Japan Blog

For those who are studying social science topics dealing with urban planning and demographics, Real Estate Japan started a blog in April 2015 that may be of use to you. While the English-language site generally focuses on buying and renting … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan

Jeff Kingston, Director of Asian Studies at Temple University Japan Campus (TUJ), recently published an edited volume, Critical Issues in Contemporary Japan (Routledge, 2013) This book provides undergraduate and graduate students with an interdisciplinary compendium written by a number of … Continue reading

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Funding: The Fung Global Fellows Program at Princeton University

Location: New Jersey, United States The Fung Global Fellows Program, a program for visiting scholars administered by the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies at Princeton University, is currently accepting applications for the 201415 academic year from international scholars … Continue reading

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Funding: 2013 Abe Fellowship Competition

2013 ABE FELLOWSHIP COMPETITION Deadline: September 1, 2013 http://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/abe-fellowship/ The Social Science Research Council (SSRC), the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP), and the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) announce the annual Abe Fellowship competition. The Abe Fellowship is … Continue reading

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Job Openings: The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies

Institution:   Harvard University, Harvard Academy Location:   Massachusetts, United States Position:   Post-doctoral and Pre-doctoral Scholars The Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies The Harvard Academy Scholars Program 2014-2015 The Academy Scholars Program identifies and supports outstanding scholars … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Communications Expert, International Satoyama Initiative (ISI) [Tokyo]

Institution: United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) Posted on: July 3, 2013 Start date: October 1, 2013 Application deadline: August 4, 2013 Education requirements: Master’s degree Level of language proficiency: Excellent communication skills with fluency in both oral … Continue reading

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