Visiting Scholars

Updated as of December 1, 2021

Takamasa Fukuoka

Takamasa Fukuoka Appointment Dates: 09/01/2021–08/31/2022
Home Institution: Hosei University
Field: Business Management
Research Topic: Global Strategic Business Management :A Study of Top Management in Foreign-based Japanese Startups

Takuya Furusawa

Takuya Furusawa Appointment Dates: 08/15/2021–05/25/2022
Home Institution: The University of Tokyo
Field: Political Science
Research Topic: Ruling parties in South Caucasus

Yuki Hayakawa

Yuki Hayakawa Appointment Dates: 08/16/2021–08/15/2022
Home Institution: Kwansei Gakuin University
Field: Public Administration
Research Topic: Comparative studies of regulatory policy and politics in Japan and the United States

Yuko Nakanishi

Yuko Nakanishi Appointment Dates: 09/07/2021-03/25/2022
Home Institution: Musashi University
Field: Sociology
Research Topic: Ethnic Network as Social Capital: Postwar Migrant Women from Japan and Their Social Networks in SF Bay Area

Rika Niikura

Rika Niikura Appointment Dates: 02/20/2021-12/04/2021
Home Institution: Tokyo Institute of Technology
Field: Architecture
Research Topic: Modern dwelling history of Southern California

Junyu Saito

Junyu Saito Appointment Dates: 08/31/2021–08/30/2022
Home Institution: Momoyama Gakuin University
Field: Business Administration
Research Topic:  An international comparative study on CSR and corporate value with a focus on corporate governance.

Akira Tsuji

Akira Tsuji Appointment Dates: 08/16/2021–08/15/2022
Home Institution: Kindai University
Field: Political Science
Research Topic: Comparison of local politics and political institutions between U. S. and Japan

Takayuki Ueda

Takayuki Ueda Appointment Dates: 11/04/2021–09/30/2022
Home Institution: LAB-01 Law Office
Field: Startup Business
Research Topic: How U.S. startups have strategically updated “rules” to bring about disruptive innovation.

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