Dr. Maki Fukuoka


  • Director of International Acitivities

Research interests

My teaching and research aim to move beyond the binary oppositions in understanding visual materials. Specifically, I work with materials related to photographic histories, exhibition and collecting practices in and about Asia, and historiographical, methodological, and translational issues.

<h4>Research projects</h4> <p>Any research projects I'm currently working on will be listed below. Our list of all <a href="https://ahc.leeds.ac.uk/dir/research-projects">research projects</a> allows you to view and search the full list of projects in the faculty.</p>


  • Ph.D. University of Chicago
  • M.A. University of Chicago
  • B. A. University of Arizona

Professional memberships

  • European Association of Asian Art and Archaeology (Board Member)
  • European Association of Japanese Studies
  • Association for Asian Studies
  • College Art Association
  • Meiji Bijutsu Gakkai
  • Association for the Study of Cultural Resources

Current postgraduate researchers

<h4>Postgraduate research opportunities</h4> <p>We welcome enquiries from motivated and qualified applicants from all around the world who are interested in PhD study. Our <a href="https://phd.leeds.ac.uk">research opportunities</a> allow you to search for projects and scholarships.</p>