Faculty

College of Literature

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
SHEW TSUCHIDO, Paul Christian Theology, Modern and Contemporary Christian History

Department of English

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
ALLEN-TAMAI, Mitsue [Ed.D.] English Language Teaching
ASO, Erika [M.A.] English Novels
DABBS, T. W. [Ph.D.] Shakespeare and Early Modern Drama
DATE, Naoyuki [Ph.D.] English and Irish Poetry, Media Studies
DIAS, J. V. [M.A.] Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
FUKUDA, Takako [M.A.] American Literature in the 19th Century
FURUI, Yoshiaki [Ph.D.] 19th Century American Literature
INO, Kinuyo [M.A.] Interpreting Studies
KIMURA, Matsuo [M.Ed.] English Language Education
KNIGHTON, M. A. [Ph.D. (English)] Literature, Literary Criticism / Theory
KUNO, Youichi [Master of Arts] English Literature of the 18th Century, Culture Research
MATSUI, Yuko [M.A., M.Sc.] British Literature
McCREADY, E. S., Jr. [Ph.D.] Semantic Theory
MIZUNO, Akira [B.A.] Interpreting and Translation Studies
NAKAZAWA, Kazuo [M.Ed.] Linguistics
NISHIMOTO, Azusa [M.A.] American Literature
NOBE, Shuichi [Ph.D.] Psycholinguistics, Nonverbal Communication
OKAWA, Michiyo [M.A.] Performance Studies (Speech Communication)
ONODERA, Noriko [Ph.D.] Linguistics, Pragmatics
ROBINSON, P. J. [Ph.D.] Second Language Acquisition
SAITO, Kohei [Docter of Literature] American Literature and Culture Research (particularly in the 19th and 20th centuries)
SASAKAWA, Wataru [Docter of Literature] English Poetry
SHIN, Kunio [Ph.D. (English)] English Literature
STRONG, G. B. [M.A.] English Education, Language Testing, Canadian Studies, Communications
TAKAHASHI, Shouichi [Ph.D. of Linguistics] Theoretical Linguistics (with a strong Focus on Syntax), Semantics
TAKEUCHI, Shinichi [M.Ed.] Cultural History of the English Language
TANAKA, Yusuke [Ph.D.] English Literature and Culture
TONOOKA, Naomi [Ph.D.] American Drama and Theatre
WAKABAYASHI, Makiko [Ph.D.] American Literature
YOKOTANI, Teruo [M.A.] English Linguistics
YOSHIBA, Hiroshi [Ph.D.] Theoretical Linguistics (Phonology)

Department of French Language and Literature

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
ABE, Takashi [Doctor (Philosophy)] Contemporary French Thinking, Regional Cultural Studies
ADAMI, S. [Doctor (Geography)] French culture and society au niveau de la spécialité
AKIYAMA, Nobuko [D.L. (Doctor of Literature)] French Literature in 17the Century
ARAKI, Zenta [Doctor (Literature)] French Literature in 19the Century
DE LENCQUESAING, M. [Master 2 (new system master's degree 2) (early modern literature)] 17th century French Literature, history of religion, women's history
DHORNE, F. [doctorat d'Etat (Linguistics)/ Doctor of Linguistics] Comparative Science between Japan and France Observed through French Society and Culture
HAMANO, Koichiro [Doctor (Literature)] French Literature, French Literature and Ideologies in 20th Century
IDA, Hisashi [D.L. Doctor (Literature)] French Literature and Ideologies in the 18th Century
KUBOTA, Takeshi [Doctor (Literature)] French Literature and Ideologies in 16th Century (Montaigne)
NISHIMURA, Tetsuichi [Doctor (Philosophy)] Modern Philosophy (Descartes)
OGATA, Kozue [Doctor (Linguistics)] Research on French Syntagmatic Verbs and Meaning
TORII, Masafumi [Masters (French, Literature)] Research on French Vocabulary
TSUYUZAKI, Toshikazu [D.L. Doctor (Literature)] French Poetry in 19th Century Centering on Baudelaire
WADA, Eri [D.L. Doctor (Literature)] French Literature in 20 the Century, Research on Marcel Proust

Department of Japanese Language and Literature

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
ENDO, Seiki [Doctor of Literature] Chinese Classical Literature (with a Strong Focus on Tang Poetry), Chinese Literature of Japan
HIJIKATA, Yoichi [Ph.D.] Heian Literature
HIOKI, Shunji [M.A.] Modern/Contemporary Japanese Literature, Contemporary Tanka, Studies of Culture and Representation
HIROKI, Kazuhito [M.A.] Medival Japanese Literature
KATAYAMA, Hiroyuki [M.A.] Modern Japanese Literature
KOMATSU, Yasuhiko [Ph.D.] Early Japanese Literature (The Man'yoshu and History of Classical Scholarship), Bibliography
KONDO, Yasuhiro [Ph.D.] Japanese Linguistics
OYA, Taeko [Ph.D.] Early Modern Japanese Literature (Prose Fiction Genres)
SAEKI, Shinichi [Ph.D.] Medival Japanese Literature
SATO, Izumi [Ph.D.] Modern Japanese Literature, History of Japanese Literature after the Second World War
SAWADA, Jun [Ph.D.] Japanese Linguistics
SHINOHARA, Susumu [M.A.] Early Modern Japanese Literature (Ukiyo-zoshi)
TAKADA, Hirohiko [Ph.D.] Heian Literature
YAJIMA, Izumi [Ph.D.] Early Japanese Literature
YAMASHITA, Kiyo [M.A.] Japanese Language Pedagogy, Japanese Linguistics

Department of History

Japanese History

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
FUJIWARA, Yoshiaki [Ph.D.] Reading and Research Presentation of Historical Materials from the Medieval Era
IWATA, Miyuki [Ph.D.] Structure and Characteristics of Modern Society
KITAMURA, Masaki [Ph.D.] Basic Study of Ancient Japanese History
KOBAYASHI, Kazuyuki [Ph.D.] Study of Contemporary Japanese History
KOMIYA, Hitoshi [Master of Laws] Japanese Political History (particularly contemporary history)

Oriental History

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
AOKI, Atsushi [Ph.D.] Medieval Chinese History
IIJIMA, Wataru [Ph.D.] East Asian History and Global History
NINOMIYA, Ayako [Ph.D.] Islamic history in Southern Asia

Occidental History

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
HIRATA, Masahiro [M.A.] History of the British Empire
KIKUCHI, Shigeto
Promotion (Medieval History), [Master of Literature]
History, Auxiliary Sciences of History
SAKAMOTO, Hiroshi [M.A.] Study of Classical and Ancient History
WARITA, Satoshi [Ph.D.] Modern German-History/History of Modern Europe
YASUMURA, Naoki [M.A.] History of the Americas

Archaeology

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
IWAI, Hiroto [M.A.] Archaeology of Northeastern Japan
KANTOU, Asuka [Ph.D. (Science)] The science of cultural properties (emphasis on archaeomagnetism)
SHIMUZU, Nobuyuki [M.A.] Archaeology of Production and Commerce

Department of Comparative Arts

Name [Academic Degree] Area of Expertise
ASAI, Kazuharu [M.A.] Japanese and Asian Art
HIROSE, Daisuke [Ph.D.] Musicology
IDEMITSU, Sachiko [Ph.D.] Japanese Art
MIURA, Tetsuya [Ph.D.] Film Studies
MIZUNO, Chiyori [Doctor of Human and Environmental Studies] Western Art History
NASU, Teruhiko [M.Phil.] Musicology
SAKUMA, Yasuo [M.A.] Western Drama
SATO, Katsura [Ph.D.] Japanese Early-Modern Drama, History of Japanese Performing Arts
TAKAHASHI, Tatsushi [M.A.] History of Western Art