Faculty

Department of Humanities

Professors

IWAKI, Takuji Japanese Society in the 19th Century
OKADA, Akeo European Music History in the 19th and 20th Centuries
KAGOTANI, Naoto Asian Merchants’ Networks and Japan’s Industrialization
KOSEKI, Takashi Modern History of Britain and Ireland
TAKAGI, Hiroshi Cultural History of the Modern Emperor System of Japan
TAKEZAWA, Yasuko Theories of Race and Ethnicity
TANAKA, Masakazu Violence, Sexuality, and Religion in Modern South Asia, Japan, and Europe
FUJII, Masato Formation and Transmission of the Vedic Texts


Associate Professors

ISHII, Miho Anthropological Study of Religion, Environment, and Corporeality in Africa and South Asia
ITŌ, Junji Bandits in Modern Transcaucasia, Especially Georgia
ŌJI, Kenta Historical Discourse and Political Thought in Early Modern Europe
SETOGUCHI, Akihisa Biological Sciences and Nature in East Asia
TAKASHINA, Erika Modern Japanese Arts and the West
TSUIKI, Kosuke Considerations on Psychoanalytical Knowledge from the Perspective of the History of Thought
FUKE, Takahiro Social Movement and Social Thought in Modern Japan
FUJIHARA, Tatsushi Reconstruction of Agricultural History
MORIMOTO, Atsuo French Symbolism and Literary Modernity


Senior Lecturer

HOLCA, Irina Realism, Media, and Empire in the Works of Shimazaki Toson and Other Modern Japanese Men of Letters


Assistant Professors

IKEDA, Sanae Land Ownership of the Japanese Imperial Household
OGAWA, Sawako History of Theatre and Film Arts in the 19th and 20th Centuries
KIKUCHI, Akira Socio-cultural History of Modern Japanese Ethnography
TOKUNAGA, Yū Transpacific History of Interethnic Relations between Japanese and Mexican Immigrants in the United States
FUJII, Toshiyuki Enlightenment and Literature: the Location of Humanity in Adorno's Aesthetic


Department of Oriental Studies

Professors

ASAHARA, Tatsurō Bronze Inscriptions of the Pre-Qin Age
IKEDA, Takumi Descriptive and Historical Study on Sino-Tibetan Languages in Southwest China
ISHIKAWA, Yoshihiro History of the Chinese Communist Party
INABA, Minoru History of Early Islamic Eastward Expansion
INAMOTO, Yasuo History of Buddhist Art in East Asia
IWAI, Shigeki History of Chinese Institutions
WITTERN, Christian Knowledgebase for Buddhist Studies, with Chan-Buddhism as an Example
OKAMURA, Hidenori Archaeological Study of Ancient China
TAKEDA, Tokimasa Chinese Science from the Perspective of the History of Thought
FUNAYAMA, Tōru Scholastic Tradition and Practice in Indian and Chinese Buddhism
YAGI, Takeshi Bureaucracy in the Goryeo Dynasty
YASUOKA, Kōichi Methodology of Character Codes


Associate Professors

KOGACHI, Ryūichi History of Commentary on Classics in China
NAGATA, Tomoyuki Literary Theory in Medieval and Early Modern China
NAKANISHI, Tatsuya Historical Study of Islam in China
FURUMATSU, Takashi The Multi-state System of Eastern Eurasia in the 10th to 13th centuries
MIYAKE, Kiyoshi Institutional History of the Qin and Han Dynasties
MUKAI, Yūsuke Exploring Chinese Culture through Historical Archaeology
MURAKAMI, Ei Changes in Socio-economic Institutions in China during the Modern Era


Assistant Professors

SHIRASU, Hiroyuki Logical Investigations of the Object in East Asian Studies
TAKAI, Takane History of Chinese Furniture
FUKUTANI, Akira Classical Hermeneutics of Neo-Confucian Schools in the Southern Song Period
FUJII, Noriyuki History of the Bureaucratic System in Ancient and Medieval China
MIYA, Noriko Cross-cultural Exchanges in the Mongol Period
MORIOKA, Tomohiko Architecture of Text Representation Based on Information about Character Definition