ITEC boasts international and interdisciplinary research and human resources and, as behooves the international academic research base of the Technology and Innovative Management (TIM) program, ITEC works together with such institutions as University of Cambridge, the University of California, Berkeley, and Peking University School of Government. ITEC conducts research by engaging a wide spectrum of academics in science, engineering and the humanities, drawn from within the institute and overseas. The activities that focus on a global educational research base have been highly acclaimed by the ITEC’s external evaluation committee.

ITEC Researchers

MCM: Management Committee Member
Position in ITEC Name Affiliation
Director-General Hiroaki Miyoshi Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University
Director Satoshi Taguchi Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Doshisha University



Research Fellow, MCM
Akihiro Kakimoto Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University
Toshikazu Kawakami Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University
Tetsuro Kawamoto Professor, Faculty of Law, Doshisha University
Kenya Sato Professor, Faculty of Science & Engineering, Doshisha University
Eriko Matsumura Associate Professor, Faculty of Science & Engineering, Doshisha University
Tadashi Yagi Professor, Faculty of Economics, Doshisha University
Research Fellow Masahiro Ueda Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Doshisha University
Shigeo Kaneda Professor, Faculty of Science & Engineering, Doshisha University
Akihiro Kawase Assistant Professor, Faculty of Culture and Information Science, Doshisha University
Katsunori Shimohara Professor, Faculty of Science & Engineering, Doshisha University
Kiho Tanakaa Associate Professor, Center for License and Qualification, Doshisha University
Motoo Tsujimura Associate Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Doshisha University
Tohru Naito Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Doshisha University
Yoshifumi Nakata Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University
Tomoyuki Hiroyasu Professor, Faculty of Life and Medical Sciences, Doshisha University
Kohji Funatsu Professor, Faculty of Law, Doshisha University
Katsuhiro Musashi Professor, Faculty of Policy Studies, Doshisha University
Tatsuji Yamamoto Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Doshisha University
Visiting Professor
(Joint Researcher)
David Cope Foundation Fellow, University of Cambridge,Clare Hall Life Members
Douglas John Crawford-Brown Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Tim Minshall Professor, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge
D. Hugh Whittaker Professor, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford
Shinobu Kitayama Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
Tatsuyoshi Saijo Professor, Kochi University of Technology
Sun Lin Associate Professor, Institute of National Economy, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences
Shigeharu Teshima Designated Professor, Institute of Innovation for Future Society, Nagoya University
Masao Nagai President, Japan Automobile Research Institute
Yasuo Nishiguchi President, HANDY Inc.
Tatsuya Hanaoka Senior Researcher, National Institute for Environment Studies
Mari Yamauchi CEO, NEXUS
Joint Researcher Takahiko Uchimura Senior Vice President, Automated Driving Project, ITS Japan
Kazuhito Ogawa Professor, Faculty of Sociology, Kansai University
Manabu Onda Certified Public Tax Accountant, GTM
Takao Kataoka Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Waseda University
Yoshio Kamijo Professor, School of Economics & Management, Kochi University of Technology
Koichi Sakai Assocoate Professor, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Yurika Shiotsu Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Aichi University
Masaya Takahashi CPA, Takahashi Certified Public Accountant Office
Masashi Hashimoto Disignated Lecturer, Faculty of Policy Studies, Tokushima Bunri University
Yoshitaka Hirose Associate Professor, Osaka City University
Kohjiro Honda Associate Professor, Kanazawa Medical University
Tsunehiro Mifune Associate Professor, School of Economics & Management, Kochi University of Technology
Kazunori Miwa Lecturer, Research Institute for Economics and Business Administration, Kobe University

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