Researchers

CISMOR Research Fellows

Name Affiliation Field
Director
Ada Taggar-Cohen
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Jewish Studies
Deputy Director
Etsuko Katsumata
Associate Professor , School of Theology, Doshisha University Jewish Studies
Deputy Director
Katsuhiro Kohara
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University / Director, Center for the Study of Conscience Christian Thought, Comparative Religious Ethics, Monotheistic Studies
Deputy Director
Takehito Miyake
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Sociology of Religion, Philosophy of Religion
Deputy Director
Moriyoshi Murayama
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University New Testament Study
Deputy Director
Hisae Nakanishi
Professor・Dean, Graduate School of Global Studies, Doshisha University International relations surrounding Iran, Gender Issues in Muslim Societies
Deputy Director
Junya Shinohe
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Islamic Jurisprudence
Taiji Abe Post Doctral Fellow, Organization for Research Initiatives and Development (CISMOR), Doshisha University Buisiness Administration,Economics
Tomoki Asaka Part-time lecturer, School of Theology, Doshisha University Systematic Theology, Christian Ethics
Gavin James Campbell Professor, Graduate School of Global Studies, Doshisha University American History, American Religion
Doron B. Cohen Part-time lecturer, Graduate School of Theology, Doshisha University Jewish Studies
Bettina Gildenhard Associate Professor, Faculty of Global Communications, Doshisha University Germany as an immigration country
Kotaro Hiraoka Collaborative Researcher of Organization for Research Initiatives and Development, Doshisha University Jewish Thought
Anri Ishiguro Assistant Professor of Organization for Research Initiatives and Development/School of Theology, Doshisha University Jewish Studies(American Jewish Women's History,Zionist Thought)
Ritsu Ishikawa Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University aesthetic theology
Teppei Kato Part-time lecturer, School of Theology, Doshisha University/JSPS Postdoctral Research Fellow, Kyoto University Jewish and Christian Studies in the Greco-Roman Period
Tetsu Kitamura Post Doctral Fellow, Organization for Research Initiatives and Development (CISMOR), Part-time lecturer, School of Theology, Doshisha University Hebrew Bible
Teruaki Moriyama Professsor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Socio-Cultural History of Muslim Societies in the Mediaeval West Asia
Mika Murakami Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University History of Modern Christianity, Reformation
Masaki Nagata Research Fellow, CISMOR, Doshisha University Humann Rights and Islamic law、Terrorism Studies
Asuka Nakamura Part-time lecturer, Doshisha University Iranian Studies
Yasuharu Nakano Associate Professor , School of Theology, Doshisha University British and American church history, Quaker Studies
Fumio Ono Associate Professor, Faculty of Global and Regional Studies, Doshisha University Jewish Thought, History of German Thought, Philosophy of Education
Kenji Tomita former Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Contemporary Iranian Studies
Liulan Wang Associate Profeesor, Faculty of Global and Regional Studies, Doshisha University Chinese Muslim and Christian Commmunities is East and Sorteat Asia
Hajime Yamamoto JSPS Postdoctral Research Fellow, Doshisha University History and Religion in the Ancient Anatolia
Hirotsugu Aida Professor, School of Global Studies and Collabolation, Aoyama Gakuin University/contributing editorial writer for Kyodo News U.S. Politics, U.S. Intellectual History
Idiris Danismaz Researcher/Visiting Associate Professor, Center for Islamic Area Studies at Kyoto University, Islamic Sciences, Sufism
Nobuhisa Degawa Senior Commentator, News Commentators Division, Japan Broadcasting Corporation Middle East, Africa, Islamic region (Nationalism,Ethnicity, International Terrorism)
Ryuji Fujimoto Associate Professor , Faculty of Liberal Arts, Teikyo University Social Philosophy, Sociology of Religion
Sawako Fujiwara Part-time lecturer, Japna Lutheran College/Part-time lecturer, Doshisha University ecumenical theology
Masato Goda Professor, School of Arts and Letters, Meiji University History of modern Jewish Thoughts
Yoko Hirose Professor, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University Area Study of the Caucasus, Peace and Conflict Studies, International Politics
Toshihiro Horikawa Part-time lecturer, School of Theology, Kwansei Gakuin University/ Kyoto University of Foreign Studies The Phirosophy of Martin Buber, The Translation Theory of the Hebrew Bible
Hiroshi Ichikawa Associate Researcher (formar Professor), Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo History of Religion, Judaism
Tsutomu Ishiai Asahi Shimbun London Bureau Chief, European Editor Middle East Politics, US Diplomacy
Kunio Ishida Part‐time lecturer, School of Law, Waseda University Japan's Middle East Policy, Middle East Peace, Contemporary Jewry
Kim Jin Hee Teacher, Noseguchi-church, United Church of Christ in Japan Systematic Theology, Philosophy of Religion, Theology of North-East Asia, Indigenization of Christianity
Reiko Mihara Associate Professor, School of global humanities and social sciences, Nagasaki University Comparative Education, Sociology of Education, Childhood Studies
Ko Nakata President, Toko Co., Ltd Islamic Studies
Tadashi Nakatani Associate Professor, College of Liberal Arts and Science, Mie University Japanese Diplomatic History, International Relations
Kouji Osawa Assistant Professor, School of International Liberal Studies, Chukyo University Biblical interpretations in the antiquity
Kaori Ozawa Lecturer, School of Letters, Kobe College/ Part time lecturer, School of Theology, Doshisha University Biblical Studies(Hebrew Bible, New Testament), Interpretation of the Bible in early Judaism
Takamitsu Shimamoto Part‐time lecturer, Otani university Intellectual History of Islam (Twelver Imami Shi'ism)
Kazuki Shimomura President, Reimei Islamic Society for the Promotion of the Islamic Sciences and Culture Islamic Studies,Quranic Studies
Kazuko Shiojiri professor emeritus, University of Tsukuba Islamic Theology, Comparative Religion, Middle Eastern Studies
Hisao Takagi Associate Professor, The Center for Liberal Arts, Meiji Gakuin University History of Early Modern Philosophical and Jewish Thoughts
Chizuko Takao Professor, College of liberal and arts and sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University Russian and Soviet History, Modern Jewish History
Yu Takeuchi Professor, The Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences Research, Kumamoto University Bible Studies,Hebrew Thought
Wataru Yamaguchi Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Teikyo University Diplomatic History, U.S.-Japan Relations
Wakaha Mori The Institute for Cultural Studies of Ancient Iraq, Kokushikan University Sumerology, Cuneiform studies, Linguistics
Naomi Nishi Special Appointed Assistant for Research Initiatives and Development/Faculty of Global and Religional Studies, Doshisha University Southeast Asian Area Atudies, Muslim minority in southern Tahiland

CISMOR Senior Research Fellows

Name Affiliation Field
Amal Refaat Youssef Lecturer, Faculty of Arts, Cairo University Japanese point of view towards religious belief by studying nature and the view to the other world and soul
Brandon Gallaher Department of Theology and Religion, University of Exeter
John L. Esposito Professor, Georgetown University Religion & International Affairs and Islamic Studies
Michel Mohr Associate Professor, Department of Religion, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
Osman Bakar Director, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Centre for Islamic Studies, Universiti Brunei Darussalam Islamic Studies