Bruce in office
Biography

  • 1958 Born in Texas, USA
  • 1979 B.A. with Honors, University of Oregon (Asian Studies)
  • 1986 A.M., Stanford University (History)
  • 1989 Ph.D., Stanford University (History)
  • 1989 Began teaching at Obirin (now J. F. Oberlin) University, Tokyo
  • 1991-1995 Director, Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies, Yokohama
  • 2007-2012 Vice-President for International Affairs, J. F. Oberlin University
  • 2012-2016 Dean of Graduate Studies, J. F. Oberlin University
  • Currently Professor and Dean, College of Global Communication, J. F. Oberlin University, and Resident Director, Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies