Nicole Levit

Fellowships Manager; Associate Director, Abe Fellowship ProgramPhone: (718) 517-3639


Nicole Restrick Levit is the manager of the fellowships office and the assistant director of the Abe Fellowship Program and the Japan Program. She holds a B.A. in modern literary studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz and an M.A. in East Asian Studies from Cornell University. Prior to joining the Council in 2006, Nicole worked in the field of international education, exchange and outreach for five years, first as associate director of the National Clearinghouse for U.S.-Japan Studies, Indiana University, and then as an international programs officer at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan.

Programs and Projects

AAS-SSRC Dissertation Workshop Series
Abe Fellowship
(Fellowships Manager; Associate Director)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Fellowship
(Fellowships Manager; Assistant Director)
Korean Studies Workshop for Junior Faculty
(Assistant Director)
Abe Fellowship Program
(Fellowships Manager; Associate Director)
Korean Studies Dissertation Workshop
(Fellowships Manager; Assistant Director)
Abe Fellows Global Forum
(Associate Director)
CGP-SSRC Policy Forum
(Fellowships Manager)