The staff at the Institute is comprised of a small dedicated team each responsible for the various areas of operation. As an independent charitable organization the Institute is committed to running excellent research programmes by securing external project funds, while retaining its independence by managing its own administration and the Grade II listed building that serves as our Headquarters in Norwich.
Simon Kaner is Executive Director and Head of the Centre for Archaeology and Heritage at the Sainsbury Institute. He is also Director of the Centre for Japanese Studies at the University of East Anglia where he is Professor of Japanese Archaeology.
Nicole Coolidge Rousmaniere is the founding Director of the Sainsbury Institute and Professor of Japanese Art and Culture …Read More
Jennifer Coates is Senior Lecturer in Japanese Arts, Culture, and Heritage at the Sainsbury Institute for the Study …Read More