Researcher Directory

All data is as of November 28, 2022.

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Regional Studies

Asia/Oceania

Name Research Fields Research Keywords
KAKO MAYUMI Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Nursing; Community health nursing disaster nursing, disaster medicine, resilience, community, disaster risk reduction, Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, nursing education, community nursing, primary health care nursing,
KAWAGUCHI TAKAYUKI Humanities; Literature; Japanese literature
Humanities; Literature; Literature in general
genbakubungaku / colonialism and post colonialism / sengobunkaundou / ajia / Language and Culture Education
KUBOTA TETSU Engineering; Architecture and building engineering; Architectural environment / Equipment Tropics|Urban heat island / Natural ventilation / Sustainable development / Energy-saving / Developing world / Tropics / Passive cooling / Life cycle assessment / Wind flow / Sustainable building assessment tool
MAKI TAKAYOSHI Social sciences; Education; Sociology of education
MIWA CHIAKI Social sciences; Education; Sociology of education Early Childhood Care and Education, Developing countries, International educational cooperation, Effectiveness studies
Murakami Yuuji Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Clinical internal medicine; Radiation science upper and lower digestive cancer / chemoradiotherapy / volumetric intensity modulated radiation therapy / radiotherapy / esophageal cancer / Head and neck cancer
Nagayama Hiroyuki Social sciences; Politics; International relations
Social sciences; Politics; Politics
International Relations / politics / comparative politics / political party / national security / Military Affairs / nationalism / Comparative Communist Systems
Ogashiwa Yoko Social sciences; Politics; International relations International Relations / regional cooperation/regionalism / transnationalism / Pacific Island Countries / Asia-Pacific / Sea Region
Okui Masaki Social sciences; Management; Management The way of substitution and conversion of business context as seen in the growth strategy of long-established companies (small and medium enterprises): pursuing logics of restructuring business domain of manufacturing companies and business transformation / On the relationship between the semantic value of technology and the business domain associated with its replacement / conversion / Duality of data meaning and its visualization (explicitization) / communication management / Relation between organizational culture and communication protocol (ways of making communication) / On cross-cultural adaptation and its method by communicating in the workplace of overseas affiliates / Balanced Scorecard, Key Performance Indicator / performance evaluation / university evaluation
QU MENG Humanities; Art studies; Art at large
Humanities; Philosophy; Tourism Studies
Island Studies / Socially Engaged Art Festival Tourism / Creative In-migrant / Regional Revitalization / Creative Geography
SAKURAI RIHO Social sciences; Education; Sociology of education Inclusive Education / Diversity & Inclusion / Comparative education
Sasaki Hiroshi Social sciences; Sociology; Sociology
Humanities; Philosophy; Area studies
Poverty / India / School Education
Seki Koki Humanities; Cultural anthropology; Cultural anthropology
Humanities; Philosophy; Area studies
Anthropology of Social Policy and Development / Anthropology of Civil Society and Citizenship / Ethnography of Welfare and Security / risk, uncertainty, and precarity / Post-neoliberalism and "the Social" / Globalization and Migration / Governmentality and Subjectivity / The Philippines
SHIMOOKA YUKA Humanities; Literature; Japanese literature Japanese modern literature / Japanese literature written by non-native author / Post colonial criticism / Shiga Naoya / I-novel / Kou Reishi / Haiku / Taiwan Aikoku Fujin / Magazine Media Studies
Tomozawa Kazuo Humanities; Human geography; Human geography Economic Geography / Industrialization / Learning / Automobile Industry / India / Industrial Agglomuation
Yui Yoshimichi Humanities; Human geography; Human geography gender / Urban Geography / housing study / Urban study in India / geographical education|ESD

China

Name Research Fields Research Keywords
LIU JINPENG Humanities; History; Historical studies in general Postwar / History of ideas / Intellectuals / Asia / Modernization
Nagayama Hiroyuki Social sciences; Politics; International relations
Social sciences; Politics; Politics
International Relations / politics / comparative politics / political party / national security / Military Affairs / nationalism / Comparative Communist Systems
QU MENG Humanities; Art studies; Art at large
Humanities; Philosophy; Tourism Studies
Island Studies / Socially Engaged Art Festival Tourism / Creative In-migrant / Regional Revitalization / Creative Geography
Ro Tou Humanities; Linguistics; Foreign language education intercultural communication / error analysis / conceptualisation/lexicalization
Satou Toshiyuki Humanities; Literature; Literature in general Six Dynasties / Lu Yun / Lu Ji / Poetic Diction / Wang Xizhi
YAMAMOTO TAKAKO Humanities; Literature; Chinese literature

Europe

Name Research Fields Research Keywords
GARCIA RUIZ CASTILLO CARLOS Humanities; Linguistics; Foreign language education Interactional Competence / Conversation Analysys
Iwasaki Katsumi Humanities; Linguistics; Foreign language education German Language Education / CALL / Software Development / e-learning / Corpus / parallel Corpus / Theory of Language / Machine Translation / Natural Language Processing
KAWAI NOBUHARU Humanities; History; History of Europe and America Socialism, East Germany, Leisure, Ordinary Life and Politics, Modern German History, Political and Social History
Kuwajima Hideki Humanities; Art studies; Aesthetics and studies on art
Humanities; Art studies; Art at large
Humanities; Philosophy; History of thought
Aesthetics of the Sublime / Edmund Burke and His Cultural Background: History of the !8th Century Britain and Ireland / Geo-Aesthetics, or Aesthetics on Nature / Aesthetics on the Image of Landscape, or Nostalgia / Philosophy on the HIROSHIMA Representation / Irish Cinema and Irish Art Culture / Aesthetics of the Celtic Culture
MIZOBUCHI SONOKO Humanities; Literature; Literature in general Comparative Literature / Translated Literary / Cultural Representation / Modern Japanese Literature / Modern and Contemporary Russian Literature / Cultural Exchange
NISHINA YOKO Humanities; Linguistics; Linguistics
Humanities; Linguistics; Japanese linguistics
Humanities; Linguistics; Japanese language education
General linguistics, Language typology, Contrastive linguistics, Functional linguistics, Japanese as a second language, foreign language education
Yoshimitsu Takako Humanities; Linguistics; Foreign language education German as Foreign Language / Learning Strategies / Language Education Policy / Development of Curricula
Zaiki Kazuo Humanities; Philosophy; Area studies
Social sciences; Sociology; Sociology
decline in birth rate and marriage rate, tendency to marry later, family building / super-graying society, family relations in aging period , compact city for the aged persons / mate selection difficulty in Japan / support of the elderly, work-family-balance / nursing home / fiscal reconstruction, government debt and bonds, reform of social security system, public pension, medical insurance system / transitional societies, tranparency, corruption, nepotism / nationalism, ethnic problems, state system / refugees return, returnees remaining, social integration of returnees, post-conflict society / area study, Yugoslavia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia
ZOLLET SIMONA Agricultural sciences; Agricultural science in society and economy; Agricultural science in rural society and development Rural revitalization; Urban to Rural migration; Lifestyle entrepreneurship; Sustainable lifestyles; Newcomer farmers; Alternative Food Networks; Organic farming; Agroecology

Middle East

Name Research Fields Research Keywords
MIZOBUCHI MASAKI Humanities; History; History of Asia and Africa
Social sciences; Politics; Politics
Social sciences; Politics; International relations
Foreign Policy of the United States / Military Technology / Regional Order / International Political Economy / comparative politics / Security Studies / Middle Eastern Studies / International Relations

North America/South America

Name Research Fields Research Keywords
AIKAWA YUSUKE Humanities; Philosophy; Religious studies
Social sciences; Politics; Politics
Humanities; History; History of Europe and America
The United States / Religion / Politics
FUJIYOSHI SO Agricultural sciences; Applied aquatic science; Aquatic life science
Biological Sciences; Genome science; Medical genome science
Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Society medicine; Hygiene and public health
Environmental science; Environmental analyses and evaluation; Environmental impact assessment
interaction / NGS / microbial community / genome microbiology / metagenome / microbial ecology / microbiology
MARUYAMA FUMITO Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Society medicine; Hygiene and public health
Environmental science; Environmental analyses and evaluation; Environmental dynamic analysis
Biological Sciences; Genome science; Medical genome science
Biology; Basic biology; Ecology / Environment
Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Pharmacy; Environmental and hygienic pharmacy
Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Basic medicine; Bacteriology (including mycology)
Prokaryotic defense system / Evolution & Ecology / icrobial Genomics and Metagenomics / Homeostasis, inter-organism and inanimate object interactions / Bacterial flora and bacterial communities / Environmental Infections
MIWA CHIAKI Social sciences; Education; Sociology of education Early Childhood Care and Education, Developing countries, International educational cooperation, Effectiveness studies
OKAMURA MIYUKI Social sciences; Education; Education Teacher Education / Teacher Educators / Reflective Practice, Reflective Practitioner / Philosophy of Education / Theory of Knowledge / Philosophy of Mind
SAKURAI RIHO Social sciences; Education; Sociology of education Inclusive Education / Diversity & Inclusion / Comparative education
TSUJI TERUYUKI Humanities; Cultural anthropology; Cultural anthropology
Social sciences; Sociology; Sociology
Humanities; Philosophy; Area studies
Religion; Immigration & Diaspora; Race & Ethnicity; Gender & Sexuality; Social Capital & Civic Engagement; Trans/Nationalism; History & Ethnography; the Caribbean; the United States
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