Tag Archives: Tokyo

Job Opening: Resident Director, Tokyo, Council on International Educational Exchange

Institution:       Council on International Educational Exchange, Study Abroad Location:          Japan Position:          Resident Director, Tokyo CIEE: A nonprofit, non-governmental organization, CIEE is the world leader in international education and exchange.  For 65 years CIEE has helped thousands of people … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Modern Japanese History (part time)

J.F. Oberlin University, Tokyo is searching for a part-time instructor for “Modern Japanese History,” an upper-division course taught in English. The opening is for the fall semester of 2016, with the possibility of renewal for subsequent years. The 4-credit course … Continue reading

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Workshop: 12th EAJS Workshop for Doctoral Students

Call for Applications: 12th EAJS Workshop for Doctoral Students Venue: EHESS (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales/School of Advanced Studies in Social Sciences), Paris, France Date: 4-7 July 2016 Project director: Dr Sébastien Lechevalier (EHESS) Language for applications and during … Continue reading

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Fun Link Friday: Hachiko’s “hachiko”

Yes, yes, Hachiko again! Today’s fun link is more of a fun picture. The east coast of the US was just hit with a big snow storm, and a week or so ago we got real snow for the first time … Continue reading

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How to Change to a Cultural Activities Visa (in Tokyo)

This guide was written from my own experience changing from a student visa to a cultural activities visa in Tokyo after switching research fellowships in 2015. The Shinagawa office, which is the main immigration office for the Tokyo area, recently changed … Continue reading

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Resource: ee-Tokyo.com

A professor recently introduced me to the website http://ee-tokyo.com/, which is just loaded with all sorts of information about Tokyo history. This could be a great resource for anyone studying Edo-Tokyo history, but also for those visiting (or living in) … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Associate professor and journal editor, University of Tokyo, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia

Institution:  The University of Tokyo, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, the Department of Pioneering Asian Studies:IJAS Location:     Japan Position:      Associate Professor Academic Recruitment for Associate Professorship  (IJAS) Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, the University of Tokyo … Continue reading

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