Kyushu University Graduate School of Social and Cultural Studie

Kyushu University Graduate School of Social and Cultural Studie

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Faculty List

Comprehensive Earth Sciences
International Program
Name Post Field of Specialization Keyword
OHNO Masao Professor Geophysics, Geochemistry
OSANAI Yasuhito Professor Geology, Petrology
SENDA Ryoko Associate Professor
KUWAHARA Yoshihiro Associate Professor Mineralogy Environmental Mineralogy Mineral-water interaction, Dissolution, Crystal growth, Atomic Force Microscopy(AFM), Surface science, Clay minerals, Paleoclimatic and paleoenvironmental changes
NAKANO Nobuhiko Associate Professor Geology, Petrology Continental collision, tectonics, Asia
HAYASHI Tatsuya Assistant Professor
MOTOYOSHI Yoichi Other
HOKADA Tomokazu Other
NOGI Yoshifumi Other
Comprehensive Science of Biological Environment
International Program
Name Post Field of Specialization Keyword
YAMASHITA Jun Professor Environmental geography, Regional planning, Geographical information science
ARAYA Kunio Professor Entomology 
ABE Yoshihisa Professor Biodiversity science
MATSUMOTO Masaru Associate Professor Environment Microbiology
MISHIMA Misako Associate Professor plant phylogeny
HYAKUMURA Kimihiko Associate Professor tropical forest environmental conservation, forest policy,natural resource management Southeast Asia, local people, forest management
TACHI Takuji Associate Professor Entomology, Systematics, Morphology, Molecular phylogeny Diptera, Parasitoid, Tachinidae, Host preference, Stable isotope (C and N)
KUSUMI Junko Associate Professor Molecular evolution, Population Genetics Biodiversity, Population genetics, Molecular phylogeny, Co-evolution
FUJIOKA Yuichiro Associate Professor Geography, Landscape Ecology, Africa Area Study Vegetation, Natural Resource Use, Landscape Classification, Livelihood changes, Agroforest, Rural development, Africa
MATSUO Kazunori Assistant Professor Entomology
NISHIUMI Isao Other
NOMURA Shuhei Other
ONO Hirotsugu Other
International Cooperation, Security and Safety
International Program
Name Post Field of Specialization Keyword
INABA Miyuki Professor International Social Work, Social Development, Community Work, Gerontology, Empowerment-oriented Social Work
MIWA Munehiro Professor Business History , Military History, Record Management
YOSHIOKA Hitoshi Professor History and Sociology of Science
MATSUI Yasuhiro Professor Political History, International Relations history, ego-documents, global governance, International ethics, global justice, dissidents, civil society, public sphere, community
OKAWARA Nobuo Professor Political Studies
SHIMIZU Yasuhisa Professor History of Japanese Political Thought
OKAZAKI Seiki Professor politika teorio demokratio, elekta sistemo
ABE Yasuhisa Associate Professor State-owned Enterprise Reform,Social Security and Migration in China,  Chinese Immigrants in Modern Japan,
HORII Nobuhiro Associate Professor Industrial Economics, specially for China's energy industry; Environmental Economics, specially for China's air pollution problems
YAMAO Dai Associate Professor Iraqi Politics, Middle East Politics, Comparative Politics
MASUO Chisako T. Associate Professor Chinese Studies (Foreign Policy and Politics), International Relations in East Asia, Cold War History
SE Teruhisa Associate Professor political theory, political philosophy, human rights theory
Social Diversity and Coexistence
International Program
Name Post Field of Specialization Keyword
KABURAGI Masahiko Professor History of Political Thought
HAMAMOTO Mitsuru Professor Cultural Anthropology
FURUYA Yoshiaki Professor Cultural Anthropology
OTA Yoshinobu Professor Anthropology
MISUMI Kazuo Professor Sociology Group processes, Social stratification, Sociological methodology
MORITA Kunihisa Associate Professor History and Philosophy of Science
KITAZAWA Mitsuru Associate Professor Economic History of Japan
NIIJIMA Tatsumi Associate Professor Philosophy
SUGIYAMA Akashi Associate Professor Cultural Sociology, Mass Communication Studies
MIYACHI Hidetoshi Associate Professor Japanese Economic History, Modern Japanese History
Language, Media and Communication
International Program
Name Post Field of Specialization Keyword
MATSUMOTO Tsunehiko Professor japanese moderne literature japanese moderne literature Akutagawa Ryunosuke Dazai Osamu Matsumoto Seityo
HIGASHI Hidetoshi Professor Chinese literature Ou yang Xiu, Tu jia Zu, Study of Chinese classics in Satsuma
SHIMADA Yoichiro Professor 18th.Century German Studies, Johann Gottfried Herder
AO Yasuyoshi Professor 18th Century Literature Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Michel Foucault
GUO Junhai Professor Second Language Learning(Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language), Bilingualism and Language Policy
MATSUNAGA Noriko Professor History of Education,History of Cross-Cultural Communication,Japanese Language Teaching,Multicultural Relations Studies Japanese Language Teaching,Multicultural Education,Language Teaching,History of Education
NISHIYAMA Takeshi Professor Classical Chinese Grammar, Vernacular Chinese Grammar, East- Asian Linguistics Chinese East-Asian Linguistics
YAMAMURA Hiromi Professor Spanish Linguistics
MATSUMURA Yoshiko Professor Linguistics, Contrastive Linguistics, Sociolinguistics
INOUE Narahiko Professor Argumentation & Debate, Communication Argumentation, Debate, Communication
TSUJINO Yuki Associate Professor
NAMIGATA Tsuyoshi Associate Professor Japanese modern literature.Comparative literature
NISHINO Tsuneo Associate Professor Japanese Modern literature,Comparative literature Symbolism, Dostoevsky, Baudelaire
AKIYOSHI Shu Associate Professor Modern Chinese Literature, Comparative Literature between Japan and China
LEE Sangmok Associate Professor Computational Linguistics, Education of Japanese, Education of Korean, e-learning
SHIMIZU Toshihiro Associate Professor Second Language Acquisition
LI Xiaoyan Assistant Professor Second-language Acquisition, International-Student Education, Japanese-language Education, Multi-cultural Education
Comprehensive East Asian and Japanese Studies
International Program
Name Post Field of Specialization Keyword
Hiroki NAGASHIMA Professor Oriental History・Korean and Japanese History 
TAKANO Nobuharu Professor JAPANESE HISTORY
KAN Hironobu Professor Physical Geography, Geomorphhology Coral Reef Geomorphology, Environmental Geography, Geomorphological Development, Multibeam Bathymetric Survey, SCUBA Diving, Drilling Core, SEM-EDS, XRD, Ryukyu Islands, 4Maldives, Pacific Islands, Atoll, Great Barrier Reef
NAKANO Hitoshi Professor Early Modern of Japanese Sociaty
MIYAMOTO Kazuo Professor East Asian Archaeology
IWANAGA Shozo Professor archaeology
MIZOGUCHI Koji Professor Archaeology
ONIMARU Takeshi Associate Professor Political History, International Relations in Asia, Comparative Area Studies Comparative State Formation, Surveillance Studies, Police and Policing, Non-traditional Security Issues, British Colonial History, Southeast Asian Studies
ANDREW Hall Associate Professor Modern Japanese History
AIZAWA Nobuhiro Associate Professor Southeast Asian Politics, International Relations, Overseas Chinese Studies, Comparative Politics
ITO Koji Associate Professor Maritime Asian History,Japanese Medieval History
NAGATANI Chiyoko Associate Professor cultural anthropology, religious studies
Matthew Augustine Associate Professor Modern Japanese History
TSUJITA Jun'ichiro Associate Professor Japanese Archaeology
SEGUCHI Noriko Associate Professor Biological Anthropology
TAJIRI Yoshinori Associate Professor Archaeology EastAsia Archaeology
KOBAYASHI Ryosuke Associate Professor
FUNAHASHI Kyoko Associate Professor Osteoarchaeology
ADACHI Tatsuro Assistant Professor Archaeology, Petrology, Geology metamorphic rock, igneous rock, continental crust, geochronology, geoscientific analyses on archaeological materials, identification of the origin of archaeological materials
Other
International Program
Name Post Field of Specialization Keyword
Professor
FUKUMOTO Keita Professor moderne deutsche Literatur und Philosophie
KOTANI Koji Professor American literature; American Southern Cultural History