PROFILE

EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

1999-2003
Graduate School of Education, PhD Program
Nagoya University (Nagoya, JAPAN)

Major: Technologies in Education

Qualitative Research on ICT Uses at a Free School

1997-1999
Graduate School of Education, MA Program
Nagoya University (Nagoya, JAPAN)

Major: Technologies in Education

1993-1997
Department of Education, School of Education
Nagoya University (Nagoya, JAPAN)

Major: Education

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

April 2016-present
Professor, General Education Department
School of Economics, Hokusei Gakuen University (Sapporo, JAPAN)
April 2010-March 2016
Associate Professor, General Education Department
School of Economics, Hokusei Gakuen University (Sapporo, JAPAN)
April 2006-March 2010
Assistant Professor, General Education Department
School of Economics, Hokusei Gakuen University (Sapporo, JAPAN)
April 2009 - March 2010
Visiting Professor, Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning (CTL),
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE/UT),
University of Toronto (Toronto, CANADA)
April 2004 - March 2006
Research Fellow, Graduate School of Law
Nagoya University (Nagoya, JAPAN)
April 2003 - March 2004
Research Fellow, Center for Asian Legal Exchange
Nagoya University (Nagoya, JAPAN)

PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE

April 2011 - present
Lecturing at Faculty of Economics, Hokkai Gakuen University, Sapporo, JAPAN
April 2001 - March 2003
Lecturing at Faculty of Social Welfare, Nihon Fukushi University, Aichi, JAPAN
April 1999 - March 2003
Lecturing at Tokai Women's Junior College, Gifu, JAPAN

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

2008-present
Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
1999-present
Japan Society for Educational Technology (JSET)
2003-present
Japanese Society for Information and Systems in Education (JSiSE)
2013-present
Japanese Association for Education of Information Studies (JAEIS)
2016-present
Information Processing Society of Japan
2005-2007
Japanese Society for Engineering Education

SCHOLARSHIPS, AWARDS, AND RESEARCH GRANTS

2016-2019
"Development of Support System for Playing Wind Musical Instruments with Implicit Evaluation Perspectives of Accomplished Instructors", by Monbu-kagaku-sho (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology), Japan
2015-2016
"A Pilot Study of Education for Small Group Using Peer Review and Role-plays", by Hokusei Gakuen University Foundation
2013-2014
"A Pilot Study on Improving First Year Experience Program Using Assessment Tests", by Hokusei Gakuen University Foundation
2012-2013
"Development of Assessment Tests for the Visualization of Learning Outcomes in the First Year Experience Program", by Hokusei Gakuen University Foundation
2011-2012
"A Pilot Study on Introducing Peer Review Using ICT to the First Year Experience Program", by Hokusei Gakuen University Foundation
2008-2011
"Research on Simulation with ICT in Professional Skills Education", by Monbu-kagaku-sho (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology), Japan
2006-2007
"A Pilot Study on Introducing CSCL to Basic ICT Education", by Hokusei Gakuen University Foundation