Work

I am currently a little overextended, serving as:

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Dean, College of Global Communication, J. F. Oberlin University
J. F. Oberlin University is located in Machida, Tokyo. The College of Global Communication, founded in April 2016, has an intake of 250 students per year. Its stated aim is to produce global citizens. Japanese students study intensive English or Chinese, while international students study intensive Japanese. In principle, all students spend at least one semester overseas, after which they return to Japan to take upper-division content courses in their target language.

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Resident Director, Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies (IUC)
The Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies is administered by Stanford University on behalf of a consortium of 16 North American universities and is located in the Minato Mirai area of Yokohama. Most of the IUCs students are from graduate programs in the English-speaking world. The school has been in operation over 50 years and has about 2,000 alumni, including many of the worlds preeminent scholars of Japan as well as businesspeople, entrepreneurs, diplomats, lawyers, and other professionals active in Japan and elsewhere.

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Book Review Editor, Monumenta Nipponica
Monumenta Nipponica is one of the oldest and most prestigious academic journals in the field of Japanese Studies. It is based at Sophia University in Tokyo.