Researchers

CISMOR Research Fellows

Name Affiliation Field
Director
Junya Shinohe
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University/ Director of CISMOR Islamic Law, Study for Arabic Grammar
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 Study of Conscience Christian Thought, Comparative Religious Ethics, Monotheistic Studies
Deputy Director
Masanori Naito
Professor, Graduate School of Global Studies, Doshisha University Middle Eastern Studies, Islam and the West
Deputy Director
Hisae Nakanishi
Professor, Graduate School of Global Studies, Doshisha University International relations surrounding Iran, Gender Issues in Muslim Societies
Deputy Director
Ada Taggar-Cohen
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Jewish Studies
Deputy Director
Takehito Miyake
Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Sociology of Religion, Philosophy of Religion
Deputy Director
Samir Nouh
Member of the Shariah Committee, Takushoku University Cross Cultures Studies(Islamic and Japanese Culture)
Idiris Danismaz Assistant Professor,Organization for Advanced Research and Education , Doshisha University Islamic Sciences, Sufism and Sufism based Civil Society Organizations in Turkey
Akira Echigoya Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Hebrew Bible Study, Biblical Archaeology
Liulan Wang Associate Professor,Faculty of Global and Regional Studies , Doshisha University Chinese Muslim and Christian Communities in East and Southeast Asia
Kaori Ozawa Assistant Professor of Organization for Research Initiatives and Development, Doshisha University Biblical Studies(Hebrew Bible, New Testament), Interpretation of the Bible in early Judaism
Fumio Ono Associate Professor,Faculty of Global and Regional Studies , Doshisha University Jewish Thought, History of German Thought, Philosophy of Education
Gavin James Campbell Professor, Graduate School of Global Studies, Doshisha University American History, American Religion
Taro Tsukimura Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University Balkan Politics, Ethnic Conflict
Kenji Tomita Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Contemporary Iranian Studies
Asuka Nakamura Part-time lecturer, Doshisha University Iranian Studies
Kotaro Hiraoka Assistant Professor of Organization for Research Initiatives and Development, Doshisha University Jewish Thought
Bettina Gildenhard Associate Professor, Faculty of Global Communications, Doshisha University Germany as an immigration country
Masahiro Hosoya Professor Emeritus, Doshisha University Japan-US Relations, American Occupation of Japan (Zaibatsu Dissolution)
Masanori Miyazawa Professor Emeritus, Doshisha women's college of liberal arts Discussion on the Jewish problem in Japan
Moriyoshi Murayama Professor, School of Theology, Doshisha University New Testament Study
Teruaki Moriyama Associate Professsor, School of Theology, Doshisha University Socio-Cultural History of Muslim Societies in the Mediaeval West Asia
Tomoki Asaka Research Fellow, CISMOR, Doshisha University Systematic Theology, Christian Ethics
Hirotsugu Aida Professor, School of Global Studies and Collabolation, Aoyama Gakuin University Journalism, American Study
Masashi Iiyama Professor, Hokkaido University of Education American Plotics, Foreign Relation, Media Studies
Tsutomu Ishiai Asahi Shimbun Foreign News 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 Jewish Studies
Hiroshi Ichikawa Professor, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo History of Religion, Judaism
Elbalti Béligh Associate Professor, Graduate School of Law and Policitcs, Osaka University Private International Law, Family Law, Islamic Law
Jin Hee Kim Assistant Professor, Shikoku Gakuin University Systematic Theology, Philosophy of Religion, Theology of North-East Asia, Indigenization of Christianity
Yuuki Shiozaki Adjunct Researcher, Organization for Islamic Area Studies, Waseda University Islam in Southeast Asia
Kazuko Shiojiri Specially Appointed Professor/ Director , Institute of International Exchange (IIET), Tokyo International University Islamic Theology, Comparative Religion, Middle Eastern Studies
Takamitsu Shimamoto Part‐time lecturer, Otani university Intellectual Hisotry of Islam (twelver Imami Shi'ism)
Kazuki Shimomura President, Reimei Islamic Society for the Promotion of the Islamic Sciences and Culture Islamic Studies
Yijiang Zhong Associate Professor, Institute for advanced studies on Asia, The University of Tokyo Japanese Religions, Shinto, Religion and Society
Shunsuke Sugita Ninagawa Church, United Church of Christ in Japan / Part-time lecturer, Kobe College Systematic Theology
Chizuko Takao Professor, College of liberal and arts and sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University Russian and Soviet History, Modern Jewish History
Hisao Takagi Associate Professor, The Center for Liberal Arts, Meiji Gakuin University History of Early Modern Philosophical and Jewish Thoughts
Yu Takeuchi Professor, Department of Literature, Kumamoto University Hebrew Bible Studies, Jewish Thought
Nobuhisa Degawa Senior Commentator, News Commentators Division, Japan Broadcasting Corporation Journalist specialized in the Middle East and the Islamic region
Ko Nakata President, Toko Co., Ltd Islamic Studies, Islamic Area Studies
Tadashi Nakatani Associate Professor, College of Liberal Arts and Science, Mie University Japanese Diplomatic History, International Relations
Satoru Nakamura Associate Professor, Graduate School of Intercultural Studies, Kobe University Saudi Arabian Study, Security in the Middle East
Yoko Hirose Professor, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University Area Study of the Caucasus, Peace and Conflict Studies, International Politics
Ryuji Fujimoto Associate Professor , Faculty of Liberal Arts, Teikyo University Social Philosophy, Sociology of Religion
Yohei Matsuyama Lecturer, School of Foreign Languages, Nagoya University of Foreign Studies Islamic Thought
Reiko Mihara Associate Professor, School of global humanities and social sciences, Nagasaki University Comparative Education, Sociology of Education, Childhood Studies
Kunihiko Miyake President, Foreign Policy Institute Middle East, China, Japan-U.S. Relationship, Trade negotiations, etc
Wataru Yamaguchi Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, Teikyo University U.S.-Japan Relations, Diplomatic History, International Relations

CISMOR Senior Research Fellows

Name Affiliation Field
Amal Refaat Youssef Lecturer, Faculty of Arts, Ciro 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
Tariq Ramadan Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies, Oriental Institute - St Antony's College (Oxford) Islamic Studies