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Faculty Member List

Faculty Member List

As of May 8 , 2019

Affiliation, etc.NamePositionAreas of Specialty, etc.Research KeywordsRelated
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PresidentSayumi NojimaProfessorFundamental NursingNursing, family, mental health 
Vice PresidentTakahiro IoroiProfessorEnglish Philology/English Language Education English philology, English language education, phonology, second-language acquisition, corpus research 
Vice PresidentAyami NakanoProfessorPediatric NursingChildren, families, children's rights, family assistance, empowerment 
Faculty of Cultural Studies (Eikokuji Campus) (Dean: Yoichi Miura)
Department of Cultural StudiesTsugio InoueProfessorJapanese Language Education /Japanese LanguageJapanese language course, Japanese language education, teaching material development, vocabulary, phase 
Hideki IwakuraProfessorConstitutional Law Constitution, freedom of expression, constitutional litigation 
Masako
Oi
ProfessorLabor economics /Econometrics  
Makoto OmuraProfessorGeoscienceSynthetic aperture radar, remote sensing, tectonics, Nankai Earthquake, Antarctica 
Yuki
Konagaya
ProfessorTourism studies

Tourism & Culture,Tourism & town development issues

 
Seisuke TakanishiProfessorClassical Chinese LiteratureClassical Chinese literature, ghost stories, romantic fiction, comparative literature 
Naokazu
Hashio
ProfessorJapanese Philology/Dialectology/LinguisticsRegional language (Tosa language), Japanese philology, dialect studies, enviro-cultural linguistics, East Asia, the Ryukyu language, Ainu language, Japanese dialects 
Nobuaki HigashiharaProfessorEarly/Classical Japanese Narrative LiteratureThe Tale of Genji, storytelling, quotation, discourse, text 
Yoichi MiuraProfessorCultural History of Housing Protection of cultural properties, historical town development 
Joel JoosProfessorJapanese Cultural TheoryModern thought, modern social history, Western thought, Eastern thought, history of political thought, the Meiji, Taisho, and Showa periods, the Freedom and People's Rights Movement, Emori Ueki, democracy, Japanese cultural theory, comparative culture, the grassroots, traditions, and movements 
Shingo IitakaAssociate ProfessorCultural Anthropology Cultural anthropology, folklore, tourism, colonial experience, Oceania, Micronesia, South Sea islands, Palau, Saipan, immigration, people of Japanese descent, Asia, the Pacific War, memory, memorial, cultural revival, voluntary immigrant associations, prefectural associations, modern industrial heritage, tourism resources, field work 
Chiho UtsunomiyaAssociate ProfessorUrban formation history / Regional economicsCompany town, Industrial city, Way of Life, Community coffee, Public space, Community design 
Andrew
Oberg
Associate ProfessorPhilosophy, Language EducationThe self, ethics, being, consciousness, phenomenology, philosophy of art and language, world religions, writing 
Shungo KanazawaAssociate ProfessorEnglish Linguistics

 English grammar, corpus linguistics, cognitive grammar, construction grammar, lexical semantics, event structure, argument structure, adjectives, nouns

 
Naoto KikuchiAssociate ProfessorCommercial law (insurance law · maritime business law)Commercial law, insurance law, maritime business law, company law, consumer law, enterprise and law, business succession 
Naoki
Shimizu
Associate ProfessorPolitical science  
Kazutoshi
Tamari
Associate ProfessorInternational RelationsMajor power politics, India's external relations, South Asia, methodology of international relations research 
Masato
Torikai
Associate ProfessorEnglish Culture / Literature  
Tadashi
Negishi
Associate ProfessorLabor Law/Social Protection Law  
Makiko MukaiAssociate ProfessorLinguisticsLinguistics, contrastive linguistics, theoretical linguistics, Japanese and English, Nordic languages 
Takashi YoshikawaAssociate ProfessorPhilosophyPhenomenology, intentionality, consciousness, awareness, practice, reason, emotion, action, will, the world, the body, the Other 
Taichi
Kajiwara
Assistant ProfessorAccounting /  Business Analysis and ValuationFinancial Statements, Double Entry Bookkeeping, Return on Investment, Cost of Capital, Not-for-Profit Organization, Impact Investment, Social Investment, Donation 
Yasuyo TanakaAssistant ProfessorCriminal Law, International law of human rights

Japanese criminal law and criminal procedure and international law of Human rights
Treatment of mental disorder

 
Yuya TanakaAssistant ProfessorModern Japanese Literature/Contemporary Japanese LiteratureYukio Mishima,Showa literature,Literary theory 
Faculty of Nursing (Ike Campus) (Dean:Sawa Fujita)
Department of NursingHiroko AzechiProfessorNursingPsychiatric nursing, psychological disorder patients 
Shino IkezoeProfessorSchool Health, Fundamental NursingFamilies, reconstruction of life, careers in caregiving 
Mitsunori IkedaProfessorSpecialized Basic MedicineScleroderma, fibroblasts, skin fibrosis, skin cancer, skin function tests 
Masako UchidaProfessorClinical Nursing/Chronic Illness NursingChronic illness experience, lifelong development, self-care, psychosocial assistance, patient education, chronic illness nursing, practical knowledge, case study method, questionnaire method, team work, continuing education 
Hiroko
Uryu
ProfessorFundamental NursingFamily nursing, cognitive dissonance, care guidelines, hospital discharge readiness, nursing care 
Norimi OkawaProfessorAcute Care NursingPerioperative nursing, critical care nursing 
Satomi KubotaProfessorNursing Administration  
Masako
Tai
ProfessorPsychiatric NursingPsychological disorder patients, community lifestyle support 
Kumiko TakezakiProfessorGeriatric NursingThe elderly, nursing, care, purpose in life, home care 
Miki TokinagaProfessorCommunity Health NursingHealth promotion, public health nurse activities 
Kazuko NagatoProfessorFundamental Nursing Family nursing, nursing care for families of people with chronic illness, nursing skills 
Sawa FujitaProfessorCancer NursingCancer survivors, Living with illness, palliative care,Transitional care 
Yasuko MorishitaProfessorHome Care NursingHome care, care management 
Etsuko
Morimoto
ProfessorComprehensive Nursing /Cancer Nursing  
Satoru YamadaProfessorNursing AdministrationNursing administration, disaster nursing, quantitative data analysis, risk management, ergonomics 
Yoko UchikawaAssociate ProfessorNursing AdministrationNursing administration, human resources development, leadership, teamwork 
Michiko KawakamiAssociate ProfessorHome Care NursingCommunity, home-visit nursing, caregiving, families, respite care 
Mari KinoshitaAssociate ProfessorDisaster NursingInternational Public Health, Disaster Nursing, Refugees and Asylum Seekers, Migrants, HIV/AIDS 
Mio SatoAssociate ProfessorPediatric NursingNeonatal intensive care, pediatric nursing, low-birth-weight infants newborns, advanced nurse practitioners  
Nobuki ShimaokaAssociate ProfessorMaternal Nursing and MidwiferyMaternal nursing 
Kyoko TakataniAssociate ProfessorPediatric NursingChildren, adolescent, parents, chronic illness 
Tomomi FujishiroAssociate ProfessorPsychiatric NursingPsychological disorder patients,Supported decision making 
Satoko
Watanabe
Associate ProfessorMaternal Nursing and MidwiferyMaternal nursing , disaster preparedness, health education, intervention     
Naoko
Arita
Assistant ProfessorPediatric Nursing  
Masataka
Inoue
Assistant ProfessorAcute Care NursingQuality of service, satisfaction, disaster nursing 
Wakana OzawaAssistant ProfessorCommunity Health NursingPrevention of lifestyle-related diseases, health education, industrial health activities 
Fukuko YamanakaAssistant ProfessorChronic Care NursingChronic diseases, learning support, self-management  
Miho WatanabeAssistant ProfessorGerontological Nursing The elderly, relocation, dementia 
Sayako
Inoue
Teaching AssociatePsychiatric nursingPsychiatric nurse, violence, traumatic injury 
Junko IwasakiTeaching AssociateMaternal Nursing and Midwifery Maternal confidence, pregnancy, childcare, nursing intervention 
Hitomi KamiyaTeaching AssociateFundamental NursingICU,mechanical ventilated patients,clinical judgement,intensive care experience 
Mika KawamotoTeaching AssociateCommunity Health NursingCooperative partnerships, partnerships, health guidance 
Wakana KousakiTeaching AssociateMaternal Nursing and MidwiferySupport for Perinatal women with Social High-risk Factors,Sexuality Education,Care of Abortion,Support for Victims of Sexual Assault 
Hiroko KoharaTeaching AssociateHome Care Nursingsimulated training, pressure ulcer, skin function tests 
Aya SakamotoTeaching AssociateFundamental Nursing Staff development, unit chief nurse, role performance, Copd patients, social interaction, self-management 
Rika
Shiomi
Teaching AssociateMental nursing  
Mami ShoujiTeaching AssociateCancer NursingAdvanced lung cancer patients, palliative care, dyspnea 
Yumi
Takataru
Teaching AssociateChronic nursing science  
Megumi
Taki
Teaching AssociatePsychiatric nursing  
Eriko TakenakaTeaching AssociateHome Care NursingHome-visit Nursing, outpatient Nursing 
Masami
Tanaka
Teaching AssociateAcute Care Nursing  
Eri TanokashiraTeaching AssociatePediatric Nursing  
Mikiko NakaiTeaching AssociateHome Care Nursing  
Masumi
Nagai
Teaching AssociateFamily Nursing/Fundamental NursingFamily formation period, family health literacy, family nursing 
Mari
Nishiuchi
Teaching AssociateMaternal Nursing and Midwifery  
Noriko
Hatakeyama
Teaching AssociateCommunity Health Nursing  
Keiko
Harada
Teaching AssociateGerontological Nursing  
Hiromi MasuTeaching AssociateChronic Illness Nursing  
Samami
Morimoto
Teaching AssociateAcute Care Nursing  
Sakiko KanbaraProfessorDisaster Nursing Disaster mitigation, human security, globalization and culture 
Lee Hyeon JuAdjunct Assistant ProfessorEnglish  
Mari
Kadota
Adjunct Teaching AssociateCancer Nursing  
Welness & Longevity Center(Manager: Mitsunori Ikeda)
Welness & Longevity CenterSachiko MorishitaAdjunct Associate ProfessorHome NursingHome Nursing 
Mika Genda

Adjunct Teaching Associate

Family Health NursingChildren,  Family coping 
Faculty of Social Welfare (Ike Campus) (Dean: Takako Miyaue)
Department of Social WelfareShunji SugiharaProfessorChild and Family Welfare Theory School social work, personal history analysis, family therapy (systems approach), narrative practices, the Kj Method 
Kiyomu TanakaProfessorWelfare Administration and Finance TheoryLow birthrate and aging society, welfare systems (pensions, medical, long-term care, child welfare, welfare of persons with disabilities, etc.) 
Kimiko NagasawaProfessorWelfare Policy Theory/International Comparative ResearchNew public management, quasi-markets, welfare policy, evaluation, long-term care policy 
Akira NishiuchiProfessorSocial WorkGerontological Social Work,Ecosystems Perspective 
Hiroko MaruyamaProfessorSocial Work Theory, Psychiatric Social WorkHigh-risk user system, team assessment, eco-scanners, the unique nature of the social work profession, psychiatric social workers (Psw), practical competence, social worker techniques 
Takako MiyaueProfessorCare WelfareDementia caregiving, family caregiving 
Teruo
Yokoi
ProfessorRehabilitation Sciencedementia, self-awareness, language, individuals with severe motor and intellectual disabilities, dysphagia 
Shigehiro OhmatsuAssociate ProfessorOncology Social WorkSelf Help Group,Peer Support,Medical Linkage 
Takanori SuzukiAssociate ProfessorMental Health Welfare TheoryMental health welfare, independent living support, risk management 
Koji NishiumeAssociate ProfessorSocial WorkSocial work, ecosystems,perspective, empowerment, practice 
Takayasu FukumaAssociate ProfessorWelfare Services Organization and ManagementHuman resource management practices, organizational commitment, career commitment, job involvement, job satisfaction, motivation, job design, retention 
Yayoi MiyoshiAssociate ProfessorCare WelfareThe elderly, end-of-life care, hospice care, eating dysphagia, decision-making 
Yui KatoAssistant ProfessorSocial Welfare Assistance Technique TheorySocial work support processes, social work education, supervision 
Yasufumi KouchiAssistant ProfessorCare WelfareNursing care welfare, nursing care welfare education, nursing care welfare for persons with disabilities 
Mami TujiAssistant ProfessorCare WelfareCare workers training courses,Home  help  service,Service coordinator,Care welfare 
Masayo TohyamaAssistant ProfessorDisabled Welfare Theory Employment of persons with disabilities, employment support for persons with disabilities, discrimination on the basis of disability, reasonable accommodation 
Shinji YukisadaAssistant ProfessorWelfare Policy Theory,PovertySupport System for Needy People, Public Assistance System, Minimum Income Security in Pension,  Homelessness, Hilly and Mountainous Areas 
Kayo InagakiTeaching AssociateMental Health Welfare Theory Psychological disorder patients, social workers, psychiatric social workers, employment transition assistance, supportive relationships, assistance in the event of failure, self-determination, Services and Supports for Persons with Disabilities Act 
Erina OkumaTeaching AssociateMedical Social Work  
Taeko
Kataoka
Teaching AssociateCare Welfare  
Masahiko
Saika
Teaching AssociateCommunity Welfare Theory Community support, community social work, care management , mountainous areas 
Maki TanakaTeaching AssociateCare WelfareWelfare care workers development, human resources development, care welfare 
Maki
Tamari
Teaching AssociateWelfare for the disabled Support for persons with disabilities, minority group, diversity, prejudice 
Toshihide FukudaTeaching AssociateElderly WelfareSupport for the home life of the elderly,support for family caregivers,long-term care in nursing homes,elderly with dementia     
Faculty of Nutrition (Ike Campus) (Dean: Takashi Murakami)
Department of NutritionReiko
Inai
ProfessorNutrition education theory  
Jun
Kobayashi
ProfessorPublic Health,BiochemistryFood Safety,Water Pollution,Analytical Chemistry 
Takashi MurakamiProfessorStructure and Function of the Human Body  
Hiroyuki WatanabeProfessorFood Science Food, food functionality, food composition, food with nutrition function claims, food for specified health use 
Reiko AramakiAssociate ProfessorPublic Health Nutrition Food education, nutrition labeling, dietary lifestyles, cookbooks, dietary culture, behavior modification, vegetable consumption, prevention of lifestyle-related diseases 
Makiko SuzukiAssociate ProfessorBasic Nutrition/Applied Nutrition/Molecular Pathogenesis of NutritionFood allergies, post-translational modification 
Michiko NishiokaAssociate ProfessorCookery ScienceDietary lifestyles, health education, cooking, nutrient factors, nutritional assessment 
Ikuko ShimadaAssistant ProfessorFood Service Management Food service management, new cooking systems, chewing/swallowing food, the impact of Muslim fasting 
Yuichiro TakeiAssistant ProfessorClinical nutritionArteriology, Functionality assessment of food factors to disorders, Relationship between host and microbiota 
Tomoko HirouchiAssistant ProfessorField Training in Clinical Nutrition Disaster diet, food allergies, nutrition, dietary lifestyle support 
Yukiko SumidaTeaching AssociateClinical nutrition  
KazuhitoTakemotoTeaching Associatesitology,biochemistryallergy,food composition,food analysis 
Satoshi NumataTeaching AssociateFood Services Management Practicum Enzyme immunoassay, insulin autoantibodies, Gad antibodies 
Fuki KanosueAssistantCookery Science PracticumTraditional Food of Tosa 
Mami KawamuraAssistantFood Science ExperimentationAnti-oxidation, lifestyle-related diseases 
General Information Center (Manager: Kenji Isshiki)
General Information CenterHiroshi KazamaAssociate ProfessorTheoretical Physics  
Shinichi NawaTeaching AssociateNuclear Theory Numerical computations, network security, Unix 
Area Education & Research Unit (Manager: Yasuharu Kiyohara)
Area Education & Research UnitKenji IsshikiProfessorAnalytical Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry
Trace elements, ultrasensitive analysis, concentration and separation
speciation analysis, environmental circulation
Laboratory
Yasuharu KiyoharaProfessorRegional Sports Culture TheorySports history, regional sports, regional culture 
Takaaki
Ishiyama
ProfessorDevelopmental Psychology,Educational Psychology,Special Needs EducationQualitative Psychology,Vocational Rehabilitation,Developmental disorders,Developmental Assessment 
Koro SuzukiAssociate ProfessorComparative EducationMulticultural education, education for international understanding, citizenship education, globalization and education, intercultural exchange, minority education, Islamic education 
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