Komisarof, Adam

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Name
Komisarof, Adam
Research funding number
30791371

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2000
 - 
Mar 2006
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Department of Policy Management, Shobi University
 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2016
Associate Professor, Professor, Department of Economic Studies & Business Administration, Reitaku University
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2013
Visiting Academic, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford
 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Letters, Keio University
 

Education

 
Sep 1986
 - 
May 1990
Educational Studies, Brown University
 
Apr 1996
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Dec 1998
Master's Program in Intercultural Relations, Antioch University
 
Apr 1998
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Mar 1999
Center for Japanese Studies Japanese Language Program (Advanced Program completed), Keio University
 
Sep 2004
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Mar 2008
Department of Public Administration, International Christian University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Sep 2008
 - 
Today
International Academy for Intercultural Research  President-Elect (2019-2021), Fellow & Board member (2013-present), Outstanding Book Award Committee (2013-15), Outstanding Dissertation Award Committee (2015-17), Scientific Committee (2016-17, 2018-19), Fellows Day Organizer (2017, 2019)
 
Sep 1998
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Mar 2009
Japanese International Education Society  Member of Board of Directors (July, 2002-July, 2004), Assistant Editor, Journal of International Education (July, 2002-July, 2004), Editorial Board for Journal of International Education (July, 2000-June, 2002)
 
Apr 1998
 - 
Today
SIETAR Japan (Society for Intercultural Education, Training, and Research)  SIETAR Japan Journal Committee, assistant editor for Journal of Intercultural Communication (2014-2016), SIETAR Japan Conference Steering Committee (for conferences held in 2006 & 2009)
 

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2015
Reitaku University Excellence in Teaching Award (co-recipient), Reitaku University
 
Sep 2012
Reitaku University Excellence in Research Award, Reitaku University
 
Apr 1998
Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship, Rotary Foundation
 

Published Papers

 
Global Education’s Outcomes: The Role of Social Markers of Acceptance in Constructing Japanese Identity and Ingroup Boundaries
Book chapter in "The Global Education Effect and Japan: Constructing New Borders and Identification Practices” (Editor: Neriko Musha Doerr)      2020   [Refereed]
Constructing Who Is Japanese: A Study of Social Markers of Acceptance in Japan
Komisarof, Adam, Leong, Chan-Hoong, & Teng, Eugene
Asian Journal of Social Psychology      2020   [Refereed]
A New Framework of Workplace Acculturation: The Need to Belong and Constructing Ontological Interpretive Spaces
KOMISAROF M Adam
Journal of Intercultural Communication   21 15-37   2018   [Refereed]
Acculturation in East and Southeast Asia
Adam Komisarof, Chan-Hoong Leong
Book chapter in Cambridge Handbook of Acculturation Psychology, 2nd edition (Editors: John Berry & David Sam)   248-271   Feb 2016   [Refereed]
Are Americans more successful at building intercultural relations than Japanese? A comparison and analysis of acculturation outcomes in Japan
KOMISAROF M Adam
Springer Plus   2014(3)    2014   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Weaving intercultural work, life, and scholarship in globalizing universities
KOMISAROF M Adam (Part:Contributor, Sole author pages 23-38, and co-author with Zhu Hua pages 1-20 and 174-199)
Routledge   2016   
At home abroad: The contemporary Western experience in Japan
KOMISAROF M Adam
Reitaku University Press   2012   
On the front lines of forging a global society: Japanese and American coworkers in Japan
KOMISAROF M Adam
Reitaku University Press   2011   
Communication Success
KOMISAROF M Adam (Part:Joint Work)
Nan’Un Do   2004   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Markers of National Identity and Acceptance of Migrants: Framing the Literature
11th Biennial Conference International Academy for Intercultural Research   9 Jul 2019   International Academy for Intercultural Research
Validating A New Framework of Workplace Acculturation: Belonging and the Negotiation of National and Organizational Group Boundaries
11th Biennial Conference International Academy for Intercultural Research   9 Jul 2019   International Academy for Intercultural Research
Constructing Who Is Japanese: A Study of Social Markers of Acceptance in Japan and Beyond [Invited]
16 May 2019   COMPAS (Centre on Migration: Policy & Society)
National Group and Organizational Belonging: A New Framework for Successful Intercultural Communication in Business [Invited]
KOMISAROF M Adam
1 Nov 2018   Ritsumeikan University, College of Business Administration
Constructing Who Is Japanese: A Study of Social Markers of Acceptance in Japan
KOMISAROF M Adam
International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology 24th International Congress   2 Jul 2018   International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology

Teaching Experience

 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study Abroad Students' Identification Practices, Motivations, and Learning Evaluations: Examining Heterogeneity and Fluidity
Japanese Government: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Professor Gregory Poole, Doshisha University