Last Updated :2023/09/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Associate Professor

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2014, 2015, Boston University, Department of Sociology, Visiting Scholar

Academic Degrees

  • Kyushu University

Research Fields

  • Social sciences;Sociology;Sociology

Research Keywords

  • Sociology

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • American Sociological Association
  • The Japan Sociological Society

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2023, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Family, Regional Society, Industry Surrounding Civil Life
  2. 2023, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, Modern SociologyA
  3. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Social Dynamics
  4. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Seminar in Social Dynamics
  5. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, TrendIn Contemporary Society Viewed from the Survey Data
  6. 2023, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Year, Research into Humanities and Social Sciences
  7. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, The Sociology of Social Structure

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. The Sociological Analysis of the London Foundling Hospital in Eighteenth-Century Britain, 33-54, 20201231
  2. A Sociological Study of the Family Home Care System and the Concept of Fictive Kinship in Japan, Studies in Integrated Arts and Sciences, 1, 89-108, 20201231
  3. Thomas Coram and the London Foundling Hospital in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Studies in Environmental Sciences, 14, 37-57, 20191231
  4. The Process of Role-Taking in Fostering Activities, Kwassui Bulletin, 60, 79-93, 20170331
  5. Japanese Women’s Labor Force Participation Rates: Application of the Structural Model, Sociology and Anthropology, 2, 125-131, 2002

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. How Foster Parents Continue Fostering? A Role-Taking Approach      , 110th American Sociological Association Annual Meeting, 2015, Without Invitation, English, American Sociological Association A, Chicago, US

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. Fulbright Scholar Grants, The Sociological Study of Foster Care Systems in Japan and the U.S., 2014, 2015
  2. Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarships, A Comparative Study on Women's Work and Employment in Japan and the U.S., 1995, 1996

Social Activities

Other Social Contributions

  1. JV-Campus, Establishment of the Modern Family and Its Social Background, Tsukuba University, 2023/10, Lecturer, Internet

History as Peer Reviews of Academic Papers

  1. 2020, Journal of Welfare Sociology, Others, Journal Referee, 1