East Asia-Japan, 2007

Research Interests

Modern Japanese history, history of religion in modern Japan, Shinto studies, Japanese Buddhism


Socially Engaged Religion in Modern Japan, 1889–1940


2015 Association for Asian Studies–SSRC Dissertation Workshop Series
2014–15 Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies Dissertation Fellowship, American Council of Learned Societies
2013–14 University of Chicago Toyota Dissertation Fellowship
2010–11 Fulbright-IIE Fellowship
2010–11 Japan Foundation Doctoral Research Fellowship (declined)
2007–09 Foreign Language Area Studies (Title VI) Fellowship