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East Asian studies educator

Michael Allen Weiner, American East Asian studies educator. Reischauer Institute fellow Harvard University, 1991, senior research fellow Economic and Social Research Council, England, since 1995. Advisor Minority Rights Group, London, since 1990. Member Association for Asian Studies, British Association for Japanese Studies, British Association for Korean Studies, British.

Background

Weiner, Michael Allen was born on June 17, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph Edward and Florence (Schuster) Weiner.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Sophia University, Tokyo, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Sheffield, England, 1982.

Career

Lecturer East Asian studies University Sheffield, 1987-1994, senior lecturer, 1995-1996, reader, since 1996. Visiting professor University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1991-1992, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1995. Director East Asia Research Center, Sheffield, since 1995.

Works

Membership

Advisor Minority Rights Group, London, since 1990. Member Association for Asian Studies, British Association for Japanese Studies, British Association for Korean Studies, British.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash, travel, reading, swimming.

Connections

Married Fiona Majorie Cooper, July 5, 1983. Children: Jessica, Leah.

father:
Joseph Edward Weiner

mother:
Florence (Schuster) Weiner

spouse:
Fiona Majorie Cooper

children:
Jessica Weiner

Leah Weiner