Last updated on: 1/23/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Gerald Figal, PhD Biography

Title:
Associate Professor of History and Japanese Cultural Studies at Vanderbilt University
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Prostitution Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of June 28, 2007

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the study of prostitution. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to prostitution issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Associate Professor, History and Japanese Cultural Studies, Vanderbilt University, 2003-present
  • Acting Director, East Asian Studies, Vanderbilt University
  • Former Associate Professor, History, University of Delaware
  • Former Assistant Professor, History, Lewis & Clark College
  • Member, Association for Asian Studies (AAS)
Education:
  • PhD, East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago, 1992
  • BA, University of California at Santa Barbara, 1985
Other:
  • None found