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Japan-America Student Conference 2014

Deadline: March 31, 2014 (rolling admissions) Location: Conference convenes in Des Moines, Iowa, and travels to San Francisco, New York City, and Washington, DC Education: About JASC: “An Introduction to the Japan-America Student Conference (JASC)” From July 30th to August 24th … Continue reading

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Funding: Japan and the Environment, Postdoctoral Fellow (two years)

Institution:   Hamilton College, Asian Studies Program Location:   New York, United States Position:   Post-Doctoral Fellow; Asian Studies Postdoctoral Fellow in Japan and the Environment The Asian Studies Program at Hamilton College invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral position … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Japan Copes with Calamity: Ethnographies of the Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Disasters of March 2011

JAPAN COPES WITH CALAMITY Japan Copes with Calamity: Ethnographies of the Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Disasters of March 2011. It brings together nine varied ethnographic studies from the disaster region with a pair of introductory chapters framing the studies in … Continue reading

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Call For Papers – Year of Japan at Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University is pleased to share the schedule of events for our Year of Japan (Fall 2013-Spring 2014). The schedule can be found on the website at www.kennesaw.edu/yearofjapan The program features a weekly lecture series, performances, exhibits, seminars and conference … 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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Funding: Sumitomo Foundation Protection and Preservation Grants

http://www.sumitomo.or.jp/e/index.htm Grant for Projects for the Protection, Preservation & Restoration of Cultural Properties outside Japan Purpose of the Program: The program is offered so that cultural properties outside Japan, the common heritage of human, be handed down to future generations. … Continue reading

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Event: Smart Energy Opportunities: Connecting Colorado and Japan

Via Japan America Society of Colorado. Smart Energy Opportunities: Connecting Japan and Colorado This discussion will focus on how Japan is rebuilding after the 2011 tsunami -particularly in relation to smart cities, smart grid infrastructure and renewable energies. How might … Continue reading

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