Emeritus Fellow
MA in Japanese, MSc in Applied Social Studies, DPhil in Japanese Literature, DLitt (all University of Oxford).
Early modern history of East Asia
History of East Asia, Japanese language and literature
Hiking, ski-ing, travel, languages
Fellow of the British Academy (2000); member of Accademia Ambrosiana (Milan) (2011); Honorary Fellow, Lincoln College, Oxford (2004); Japan Foundation Special Prize (1992); Yamagata Banto Prize (2013); The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon (2017)
East Asian Studies
Emeritus Professor of Japanese Studies