After graduating from uni in the US, I made my way across the Pacific as a CIR on the JET Programme. After ten years in the Land of the Rising Sun I am moving – to the Land of the Morning Calm. This blog is based on my experiences in both.
Linguistics and Japanese major
2000-2001 Studied abroad at International Christian University in Mitaka, Tokyo Japan
2003-2006 CIR on the JET Programme in Gifu
2006-2014 International Exchange Coordinator at a private high school in Japan (for students coming to Japan and Japanese students going abroad)
2014 KGSP Scholar set for language study at Kangwon National University and a Master’s in International Cooperation at Yonsei GSIS (starting in 2015)
Disclaimer: All opinions expressed are my own, and based on my own personal experience. I make my observations with love for both countries.