Staff Profiles

Dr Jason Danely

Reader in Anthropology of Japan

School of Social Sciences

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Jason Danely

Phone number: +44 (0)1865 483975



Dr. Jason Danely completed his PhD in anthropology at the University of California, San Diego. Before joining Brookes in 2014, Dr. Danely held teaching posts at Rhode Island College and Grand Valley State University, and received Postdoctoral Fellowships from The Center on Age and Community (University of Wisconsin Milwaukee), and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Kyoto University). His research expertise relates to ageing and care in Japan, where he has at various times taught, studied, performed theatre, travelled, meditated and raised children, over the last twenty years.