Staff List

2021 Hosei University Research Center for International Japanese Studies Staff List
(as of 28th April 2021)

Position Name Title and Affiliation
Director Yasuko Yokoyama Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Hosei University
Full-time Researcher Kei Takata Lecturer, Hosei University Research Center for International Japanese Studies
Cross Appointed Researcher Masaharu Hishida Professor, Faculty of Law, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Shin Abiko Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Masashi Oguchi Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Fumiko Kobayashi Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Shinobu Komeie Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Norihiro Otsuka Associate Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Kenshiro Matsumoto Associate Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Shunta Nishizuka Lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Masaaki Kinugasa Professor, Faculty of International Communication, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Miya Itabashi Professor, Faculty of Sustainability Studies, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Mina Akaishi Professor, Faculty of Computer and Information Sciences, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Yasuko Yokoyama Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Reiko Yamanaka Director, the Nogami Memorial Noth Theatre Research Institute of Hosei University
Cross Appointed Researcher Keizo Miyamoto Professor, the Nogami Memorial Noth Theatre Research Institute of Hosei University
Position Name Title and Affiliation
Adjunct Researcher Kyoko Hara Completed the doctoral program without a doctoral degree of doctoral program in Japanese History, the Graduate School of Humanities, Hosei University
Position Name Title and Affiliation
Visiting Researcher Josef A. Kyburz Former Professor, French National Centre for Scientific Research
Visiting Researcher Rosa Caroli Professor, Department of Linguistic and Comparative Cultural Studies, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice
Visiting Researcher, Hosei University Research Center for Edo-Tokyo Studies
Visiting Researcher Takami Kuwayama Professor, School of Sociology, Kwansei Gakuin University;
Professor Emeritus, Hokkaido University
Visiting Researcher Shingo Shimada Professor, East-Asia Institute, University of Dusseldorf
Visiting Researcher Junzo Kawada Distinguished Invited Professor, Research Fellow, Insitut for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture, Kanagawa University
Visiting Researcher, Hosei University Research Center for Edo-Tokyo Studies
Visiting Researcher Tomohiko Nezu Associate Professor, College of Social Sciences  Department of Social Sciences
Ritsumeikan University
Visiting Researcher Shinji Nobuhiro Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo
Visiting Researcher Yusuke Takahashi Associate Professor, Research Centers and Institutes, Institute of Oriental Classics (Shido Bunko) Keio University
Visiting Researcher Annick Horiuchi Professor, Faculty of East Asian Languages University Paris Diderot(Paris 7)
Visiting Researcher Yo Hamada Professor, Faculty of Letters, Teikyo University
Visiting Researcher Tomoe Steineck Visiting Researcher, Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies & Ethnological Museum, University of Zurich;
Ph.D Candidate, University of Tuebingen
Visiting Researcher Yasushi Oki Professor, Institute for Adcanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo
Visiting Researcher Wataru Inoue Professor, Faculty of Education, Tokoha University
Visiting Researcher Yasunori Fukuda Professor, Faculty of Letters, Japan Women’s University
Visiting Researcher Josef Kreiner Professor Emeritus, University of Bonn
Visiting Researcher Shiho Maeshima Professor, University of Tokyo
Visiting Researcher Hiroshi Yasui Professor, Faculty of Economics, Japan University of Economics
Visiting Researcher Toshikazu Sasaki Guest Professor, Center for Ainu and Indigenous Studies Hokkaido university;
Honorary member, Tokyo National Museum
Visiting Researcher Takuya Urushihara Researcher, Institute for Okinawan Studies Hosei University
Visiting Researcher Konstantin Sarkisov Chief Researcher, the Japanese Research Center, Institute of Oriental Studies
Visiting Researcher Yuko Stephanie Iso Lecturer, Faculty of Business Administration, Hakuoh University
Visiting Researcher Jeong Kyungjin Professor, HK Reseach, Institute of Japanese Studies, Dankook University
Visiting Researcher Kazuyuki Nakamura Professor, National Institute of Technology, Hakodate College
Visiting Researcher Trenson Steven Associate Professor, School of International Liberal Studies, Waseda University
Visiting Researcher Tsutomu Hoshino Professor Emeritus, Hosei University
Visiting Researcher, Hosei University Research Center for Edo-Tokyo Studies
Visiting Researcher Yusuke Suzumura Associate Professor, Faculty of Foreign Studies, Meijo University
Visiting Researcher, Hosei University Research Center for Edo-Tokyo Studies
Visiting Researcher Takako Kitagawa Professor, Faculty of International Communication, Gakushuin Woman’s University
Visiting Researcher Kristeva Tzvetana Professor Emeritus, International Christian University
Visiting Researcher Yu Inutsuka Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya Institute of Technology
Visiting Researcher, Hosei University Research Center for Edo-Tokyo Studies
Visiting Researcher Tadashi Kanou Former Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Visiting Researcher Masaharu Hishida Professor Emeritus, Hosei University
Visiting Researcher Matori Yamamoto Professor Emeritus, Hosei University
Visiting Researcher, Hosei University Research Center for Edo-Tokyo Studies
Visiting Researcher Yuko Tanaka Professor Emeritus, Hosei University
Specially Appointed Professor, Hosei University Research Center for Edo-Tokyo Studies
Visiting Researcher Tomoyuki Someya Professor, Faculty of Letters, Ibaraki Christian University
Visiting Researcher Fuyo Osawa Former Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Position Name Title and Affiliation
Research Associate Michiyo Koga Ph.D Candidate, Hosei University
Research Associate Li Shaonan Ph.D Candidate, Hosei University
Research Associate Paola Maschio Ph.D Candidate, Hosei University
Research Associate Liu Zhao Ph.D Candidate, Hosei University
Research Associate Yoko Takahashi Ph.D Candidate, Hosei University
Position Name Title and Affiliation
Visiting Research Associate Peng Dan Adjunct Lecturer, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hosei University;
Researcher, Kenchoji Temple
Visiting Research Associate Lee Hyangsug Adjunct Lecturer, Faculty of Language Studies, Teikyo University
Visiting Research Associate Eiko Fujita Pharmacist, Nihon Chouzai
Visiting Research Associate Jana Urbanova Adjunct Lecturer, Ichigaya Liberal arts Center, Hosei University
Visiting Research Associate Sunghee Jan Committee member of Korea-Japan Exchange, Bang Jeong-hwan Institute
Visiting Research Associate Ilma Sawindra Janti Lecturer, Faculty of Humanities University of Indonesia
Visiting Research Associate Saida Halmirzaeva Assistant professor, Faculty of Global Communication, Aichi Shukutoku University
Visiting Research Associate Park Yukyung Adjunct Lecture, The Center for Liberal Arts, Meiji Gakuin University;
Visiting Research Associate Nan Chunying Adjunct Lecturer, Faculty of Lifelong Learning and Career Studies, Faculty of Letters, Hosei University
Visiting Research Associate Seo Hyunkoo Adjunct Lecturer, Ichigaya Liberal arts Center, Hosei University
Visiting Research Associate Tamon Suzuki Adjunct Lecturer, Ichigaya Liberal arts Center, Hosei University
Visiting Research Associate Lee Janghee Completed the doctoral program without a doctoral degree of doctoral program in Japanese Literature, the Graduate School of Humanities, Hosei University
Visiting Research Associate Haruko Yotsuya Instructor, Center for Japanese Language, Waseda University