Satsuki Kawano

Satsuki Kawano
Professor
Email: 
skawano@uoguelph.ca
Phone number: 
519 824 4120 x53912
Office: 
MCKN 603
Keywords: 

Learning disabilities, child rearing, personhood, family and kinship, death, ritual, religion, morality, space and place, body, emplacement, gender, identity, aging, and Japan

Education: 
Phd Anthropology University of Pittsburgh (1997)
Accepting graduate students for September 2019: 
Yes, 2 MA students

Dr. Satsuki Kawano is a Japan anthropologist. After receiving a Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh (U.S.), she held positions at Harvard University (Senior fellow, Center for the Study of World Religions) and the University of Notre Dame (Assistant Professor) before joining the University of Guelph in 2004. Most recently, Kawano is conducting fieldwork for her SSHRC-funded project (2016-2020) on academic accommodations for students with developmental disabilities in Japanese schools.