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Motoyuki ONO(Executive Dean)

Educational Background
B.A. Law (Kyoto University)
Research Fields
Educational System, Education Policy, Education Law, Education Curriculum, Education Reformation, University Reform
Publication
Lectures on Private Schools Act (2009. Kasumi-Shuppansha)
Working Experiences
1968: Ministry of Education
2000: Vice Minister of Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture
2001-2002: Vice Minister of Ministry of Education, Sports, Science and Technology
2003-2011: President of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
2003-2014: Visiting Professor, Doshisha University
2013-2015: Guest Professor, Kyoto University Graduate School of Advanced Integrated Studies in Human Survivability
2012-: Director of Josai International University Graduate School 2019:Ph.D
Prize
2006: L'ordre national de la legion d'honneur ( France)
2008: Verdienstorden der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Germany)
2015: The Order of Sacred Treasure, Gold and Silver Star (Japan)
Courses Taught
Policy Studies Ⅶ (Education Policy)
Regional Studies in a Global Perspective X (Japan)
Message
Welcome to my lecture, “Educational Policy.” I’m a specialist of Japanese educational policymaking. As Vice-Minister of Japan’s 文部科学省 (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology), I was responsible for Educational Reform: i.e. renunciation of “Yutori Education” (education with emphasis on giving children more latitude) and reform of national universities. As President of JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science), I have inaugurated the “HOPE Meeting with Nobel Laureates” to foster talented young researchers of Asia-Pacific region; increased the Budget of Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research; and enhanced programs to support the development of young post-doctoral scholars. I also served as a member of Educational Rebuilding Council installed by the First Abe Cabinet; working to renovate Japanese Education system.
Education is an extremely important national project. Together with students in post-graduate studies, I wish to study and research Japanese educational policy which will greatly influence the future of our country. Diligent pursuit of knowledge will always lead you to a bright future.
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Takahiro SUZUKI(Dean/Professor)

Educational Background
After receiving his BA from the Faculty of Law at University of Tokyo and studying at University of Malaya, Takahiro Suzuki earned his MA in political science and futures studies from the Graduate School of the University of Hawaii in 1985 under a East-West Center grant.
Research Fields
Public Policy, Political Science, Political Education, Political System etc.
Experiences
Previously, he worked for the National Institute for Research Advancement, Japan Forum on International Relations, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation and the Nippon Foundation. Additionally, Suzuki was appointed Administrative Director for Research at the Tokyo Foundation, a designated professor and deputy director of Handai Frontier Research Center at the University of Osaka and Director of the Think Tank 2005 Japan, a policy research institute affiliated with the Liberal Democratic Party. From 1991 to 1993, he was an adjunct fellow at the Urban Institute. He was also a special assistant to Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare, a visiting professor of Chuo University, an adjunct lecture of Hosei University, and a Chair on Selection Committee for Student New Business Award, the New Business Conference Kansai in 2004. He, as a proposal partner, received the Award for Excellence, Osaka International Concept Competition, on May 2003.
Main Publications
He has authored more than twenty books including the Making of a Prime Minister, Creating Democracy in Japan?autobiography on think tanks, Think Tanks of the Word; Linking Knowledge with Public Policy, Creation of New Policy Formation; Think Tanks in Civil Societies, A Japanese Think Tank; Exploring Alternative Models, Citizen Literacy, The Way of Citizens to mobilize Politics by learning from American Society, and Policy Analysis in Japan.
Courses Taught
1.International Administration I (Fundamentals of Management)
2.Policy Studies (Policy and Public Policy)
3.Special Lectures II (Executive Program)
4.Special Lectures III (Career Development)
5.Special lectures V (Management on Non-profit Organizations)
6.International Administration Seminar
Message
I hope that you can build a foundation of making yourself continue to study and catch up social changes which will happen in coming years through graduate courses of our GSIA. Study hard and also enjoy yourself.
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Toake ENDOH(Professor)

Educational Background
M. Phil. and Ph.D. from Columbia University, Political Science Department.
M.A. from University of Texas at Austin, Institute of Latin American Studies.
B.A. from Tsuda College, Liberal Arts Department (International Relations).
Professor at Graduate School of International Administration, Josai International University.
Also taught at Hawaii Tokai International College (Professor), State University of New York Fashion Institute of Technology (Assistant Professor), City University of New York, Brooklyn College and Hunter College (Adjunct Lecturer). Visiting Professor at Kobe University (April~August2017).
Work experiences include: Sumitomo Bank New York (Country Risk Analyst), Harvard Business School (Research Assistant), and Nomura Research Institute (Research Assistant)
Research Fields
Comparative Politics, International Relations, International Migration, Migration Policies, State Theory, Institutionalism
Courses Taught
International Regional Studies XIII(North America)
International Studies III (Diplomacy)
Special Lectures I (Presentation)
Seminar
Message
We are living in a turbulent century, rife with possibilities and uncertainties. Live a meaningful life, expanding knowledges through numerous experiences like a fox, but without losing a sight of truth like a hedgehog. Seek freedom but cherish others’ wellbeing. I would like to materialize such ideals working with you all.
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Masaichi NAKAUCHI(Lecturer)

Educational Background
B.A Commerce (Meiji University)
B.A International Hotel Management (Florida International University)
M.S Hotel ,Restaurant and Food Service Management(F.I.U)
Academic Degrees
M.S(Hotel, Restaurant and Food Service management)
Main Publications&Working Experiences
2007 Vice President of Development of Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts
2008 President of International Restaurant Service Co
Courses Taught
Food Management
Message
Food business is the one of the most dynamic business in the world and people’s business and Through the course,I would like to teach how to manage the people and properties and to become the business owner with the minimum investments.
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Haruka NISHIMATSU(Professor)

Educational Background
Economics, Tokyo University.
Research Fields
Airline Business and Tourism
Main Publications&Working Experiences
1972~2010 Japan Airline .
2006~2010 CEO Japan Airline
2011~  Josai international Univ. Visiting Professor
Courses Taught
1. Airline Bisiness
2. Tourism
Message
I think that Asian young people should have more global view in various field.
I try to do my best to give students various up-dated information regarding world-wide movements of passenger .
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Nobuhiro SHIBA(Professor)

Educational Background
1971-74 Master course in European history (Waseda University)
1994-79 Doctor course in European history (Waseda University)
1975-77 Faculty of philosophy, University of Belgrade
Teaching/Work Experience
1979-81 Research Fellowship for Young Scientists, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
1992 Associate Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo after Lecturer and Associate Professor, Keiai University
1994 Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo
1996-2010 Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo
Professor Emeritus, the University of Tokyo
2010- Visiting Professor, European Center for Peace and Development founded by UN in Belgrade
2013- Professor, Graduate School of International Administration, Josai International University
Research Fields
History, East European Studies, Contemporary History of Europe
Main Publications
Contemporary History of Yugoslavia (Iwanami-shoten, Tokyo, 1996, the 18th edition in 2016)
Nationalism in the Balkans (Yamakawa-shuppansha, Tokyo, 1996, the 13th edition in 2015)
Illustrated History of the Balkans (Kawadeshobo-shinsha, Tokyo, 2001, new edition in 2015)

Co-authors:
World War I and the Beginning of Contemporary Culture<World History 26> (Chuokoron-shinsha, Tokyo, 2009)
Co-editions:
60 Chapters to know Serbia (Akashi-shoten, Tokyo, 2015)
60 Chapters to know Croatia (Akashi-shoten, Tokyo, 2013)
New Perspectives on East European Studies (Yamakawa-shuppansha, Tokyo, 2012)
School History and Textbooks: A Comparative Analysis of History Textbooks in Japan and Slovenia (In?titut za novej?o zgodovino, Ljubljana, 2013) in English
In Search of a Common Regional History: the Balkans and East Asia in History Textbook (The Univ. of Tokyo, 2006) in English
Courses Taught
1. Regional Studies IV (Europe)
2. International Administration II
3. International Administration Seminar
Message
I hope you will acquire a viewpoint from wide perspective at the age of globalization.
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Shika SONE(professor)

Educational Background
B.A. Japanese language and Literature (Fudan Uni.)
M.A. and PhD courses in Political Science and Ecomomica (Meiji Uni.)
Academic Degrees
Ph.D (Economics)
Research Fields
China's Macroeconomic Policies, Economy of East Asia
Main Publications&Working Experiences
2002:A study of Japanese fiscal policies after World War II (Shanghai University of Finance and Economics Press)
2007: Politics & Economy for new members of society (Tachibanashobo Press)
2008: Chinese business circumstances (Gakubunsha Press)
2015: Politics & Economy (Gakubunsha Press)
Courses Taught
1. International Administration Ⅰ Ⅱ
2. International StudyⅣ(International Economy)
3. International StudyⅣ(Asia)
4. Corporate Studies Ⅴ (Multinational Corporation )
5. International Administration Seminar with Academic Advisor
Message
I hoped that students who have received the above training will play active leadership roles in various sectors in their home country or other countries.
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Yuang YU(Lecturer)

Educational Background
B.A. of Economics (Waseda University)
M.A. in Ecomomics(Waseda University)
Ph.D. in Ecomomics(Waseda University)
Academic Degrees
Ph.D in Economics
Research Fields
Social Security, Public Finance, Heslth Economics
MainPublications&Working Experiences
Waseda University, research assistant
Josai University, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Josai University, Professor
Vice-Director of International Education Center, Josai University
Courses Taught
Policy StudieⅧ (Social Welfare)
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Shigeru MATSUMOTO, Professor

Educational Background
Professor Matsumoto obtained his Ph.D. degree from Kobe University by conducting an in-depth study of Japanese cross border M&A. He obtained his MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management on the US Fulbright program.
Research Fields
SCorporate Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions
Publication and Prize
He won the 9th M&A Forum Grand Prize with his publication about Japanese outbound acquisition,「海外企業買収失敗の本質 戦略的アプローチ」 (2014) Tokyo, Toyo Keizai in 2015. His publication includes “Japanese outbound acquisitions- Explaining what works” (2018) London, Palgrave Macmillan, “Integration and synergy generation in cross border acquisitions: a case study of business failure and success” (2017) International Business Research Vol. 10 No 9, pp.122-140 Canadian Center of Science and Education
Working Experiences
He has more than 20 years of experience in investment banking and advisory at global institutions, including HSBC (The Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Corp.), Macquarie Capital, and PwC. He advised more than 50 Japan related cross border M&A transactions in 20 countries including US, UK, France, China and Vietnam. He became a professor at Global MBA program, Doshisha Business School in 2015 and then joined Josai International University in 2018. He teaches at Kyoto University Graduate School of Management as an adjunct professor.
Courses
Corporate Strategy, Venture Business
Message
I take hybrid approach (academic and practice) to teach class by using Japanese business cases.
I look forward to having international students who are interested in corporate strategy and cross border business.
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Takekuni KUROSAWA (Associate Professor)

Educational Background
Ph.D. in City Planning, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Master of Engineering in City Planning, Waseda University, Japan
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering, Waseda University, Japan
Academic Degrees
Ph.D. in City Planning
Research Fields
City Planning, Urban Revitalization, Tourism, Public Policy, Policy Making Process
Working Experiences
Public Policy Consultant, Chief Policy Secretary for the National Diet Members, Chief Researcher at Think Tank 2005 Japan (LDP originated policy research institute), Lecturer at Institute of Lowland Technology, Saga University
Concurrently, Part-time Lecturer at Graduate School of Public Management, Waseda University
Main Publications
2012. Coauthor. Introduction to Municipality Management (Japanese). Ichigeisha.
2008. Coauthor. New Strategy for Regional Revitalization: Surviving in the Age of Municipal Disparities (Japanese). Ichigeisha.
2001. Ph.D. dissertation at University of Pennsylvania: Restaurants and Urban Revitalization: The Case of Center City Philadelphia. (English).
Courses Taught
International Administration III,Policy Studies IV (City/Region), Tourism III (International Development), Tourism Ⅳ(Management of Tourism Area), Case Studies VII (Development of Tourism Area), International Administration Seminar
Message
Learn proactively. We will support you.
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Hidekazu IWAMOTO (Assistant Professor)

Educational Background
Ph.D, Graduate school of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University, Japan
M.A, Graduate school of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University, Japan
M.A, Department of Linguistics, California State University, U.S.A
B.A, Faculty of Economics, Saitama University, Japan
Academic Degrees
Tourism Policy
Research Fields
MICE, Ecotourism
Courses
Tourism Study I (Tourism Policy) in Japanese, Tourism Study I (Tourism Policy) in English
Message
Students can expect to deepen their knowledge of tourism through these lectures.
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Shinichi ISHII (Associate Professor)

Educational Background
B.A. in Economics, Hokkaido University, JPN(1984)
M.A. in Information Engineering, Hokkaido University, JPN (1986)
Dr.of Civil Engineering, Hokkaido University, JPN (1998)
Research Fields
Regarding Global Supply Chain Planning with particular highlighting to Asian Business Alliance and M&A are one of most experienced fields. His international expertise has been obtained through memberships for international standard development activities such as United Nations/EDIFACT since 1998, a expert for International Standard Organization as ISO, GS1/EPCglobal, UN. Most recently Dr. Ishii was appointed as the Convenor of ISO/TC 122/WG 12 “Supply chain applications of logistics technology”.

Teaching Experiences
He has teaching experiences at universities as a lecturer of Hitotsubashi University for Global supply chain during 2005-2008 and a visiting professor for Hokkaido University, Tsukuba University and Japan Institute for Science and Technology with international transport and logistics. Outside Japan, He has also teaching experience with supply chain management in Hanoi University of Technology in 2007, intelligent transport system in Hanoi Communication University in 2013 and Strategy Institute in Yangon in 2015.

Courses Taught
Management Strategies, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Trade, Infrastructure Management, Corporate Studies (Japanese Business, ASEAN business)

Message
Dr. Ishii, Associate Professor of Graduate School of Josai International University, has a professional experience of more than thirty five years of strategic consulting services for global marketing, business development, international trade facilitation and standardization. He has been engaged in a lot of global marketing, supply chain projects for Japanese global manufactures, logistics industry, retail industry and transport industry.

Goro KOMATSU (Associate Professor)

Educational Background
Ph.D. in Economics (Kyushu University)
M.S. in Economic Engineering (Kyushu University)
B.A. in Foreign Studies (Sophia University)
Exchange student in Economics at University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)
Research Fields
Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, Monetary Policy, Time Series Analysis.

Teaching&Working Experiences
M&A Advisor, Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC. Senior Advisor in English Education Program, Nagase Inc. Assistant Professor in Economic Engineering at Graduate School of Economics, Kyushu University. Part-time lecturer at Nishinihonn Junior College and Fukuoka Institute of Technology.

Courses Taught
International Administration b (Statistics)
International Administration c (Business Administration and Economics)
Special Lectures b (Career Development)
International Studies b (Macroeconomics)
International Studies c (Applied Economics)
Corporate Studies d (International Economics)
Corporate Studies e (Business Economics)
International Administration Internship
International Administration Seminar

Message
“Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right” by Henry Ford.I’ll be always be with you to support your “you think you can”!