Takao Kamibeppu

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Name
Takao Kamibeppu
E-mail
t-kamibeppufcu.ac.jp
Affiliation
Fukuyama City University
Section
Faculty of Urban Management
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(University of Maryland, College Park), MA(School for International Training)
Other affiliation
Hiroshima University International Center
Research funding number
50350707

Profile

My areas of interest are international development, international cooperation and aid administration in education, ​international and domestic people mobility.

​My current research themes are
- Impacts of foreign model universities on Vietnamese higher education
- Higher education reform in Myanmar and Vietnam
- Academic and job mobility of Myanmar persons in Thailand
- Roles and challenges of foreign workers in Hiroshima Prefecture and Fukuyama City
- International and domestic people mobility (international students, highly-skilled professionals, technical trainees, local community building corps)
- Higher education harmonization in Europe and Asia

Research Areas

 
 
  • Education / Education / Comparative & international education, International cooperation & development, Internationalization & globalization of higher education

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
Professor, College of Urban Management, Fukuyama City University
 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2015
Professor, School of International Liberal Arts, Tokyo Jogakkan College
 
Apr 1992
 - 
Mar 1993
Senior Program Officer (UNESCO), International Planning Division, Bureau of Academic & International Affairs, Ministry of Education
 
Aug 1989
 - 
Mar 1993
Associate Expert, APEID, UNESCO PROAP (Bangkok)
 
Apr 1988
 - 
Aug 1989
Program Officer (OECD & UNESCO), International Planning Division, Bureau of Academic & International Affairs, Ministry of Education
 

Education

 
Sep 1995
 - 
May 2001
Department of Education Policy and Leadership (Ph.D.), College of Education, University of Maryland, College Park
 
Sep 1993
 - 
May 1996
Master's program in International and Intercultural Management (M.A.), School for International Training
 

Published Papers

 
Takao Kamibeppu
"Urban Management," a journal of School of Urban Management, Fukuyama City University   11 1-13   Jan 2019
Takao Kamibeppu
"Urban Management," a journal of School of Urban Management, Fukuyama City University   (10) 15-25   Feb 2018
Takao Kamibeppu
"Urban Management," a journal of School of Urban Management, Fukuyama City University   (8) 65-73   Dec 2015
Takao Kamibeppu
Hiroshima University International Center   (5) 5-18   Mar 2015
Takao Kamibeppu
Hiroshima University International Center Journal   (4) 43-56   Mar 2014
Takao Kamibeppu
Hiroshima University International Center Journal   (3) 52-63   Mar 2013
The elaboration of learning outcomes and enhancement of student mobility: Application of Tuning Europe to the United States
Takao Kamibeppu
Tokyo Jogakkan College Journal   (10) 1-12   Mar 2013
The Bologna Process is an unprecedented higher education reform plan in Europe. It was initiated in 1999 and its initial cycle ended in 2010. During that period, Bologna Process has had strong impacts on many parts of the world. There have been in...
Takao Kamibeppu
Internationalisation of European Higher Education - An EUA/ACA Handbook      Apr 2010   [Invited]
KAMIBEPPU Takao
International Christian University publications. I-A, Educational studies   47 33-42   Mar 2005
This paper investigates what aid coordination has been like in the education sector in Vietnam which is said to be the showcase of new international development initiatives and approaches as a pilot country for most of those initiatives. Data were...

Misc

 
Takao Kamibeppu
JASSO Web Magazine Study Abroad & Exchange   (87) 1-14   Jun 2018   [Invited]
Takao Kamibeppu
College Management   210    May 2018   [Invited]
Takao Kamibeppu and Roger Y. Chao, Jr.
International Higher Education, Boston College   (88) 19-20   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Takao Kamibeppu
JASSO Web Magazine Study Abroad & Exchange   (51) 59-66   Jun 2015   [Invited]
Takao Kamibeppu
JASSO Web Magazine Study Abroad & Exchange   (44) 25-31   Nov 2014   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Asia: The Next Higher Education Superpower? (Eds. Bhandari, R. & Lefebure, A.)
Takao Kamibeppu (Part:Contributor, Chapter 10: Global Influences on the Internationalization of Higher Education in Japan: The Role of the Bologna Process and Other European Initiatives)
Institute of International Education   Mar 2015   ISBN:9780872063754
https://www.iie.org/Research-and-Insights/Publications/Asia-The-Next-Higher-Education-Superpower
Developments of university internationalization and foreign student policies in Japan and South Korea (Edited and written by Akiyoshi Yonezawa)
Kazuhiro Kudo, Takao Kamibeppu & Hiro Ota (Part:Contributor, Chapter 2: Developments of university internationalization and foreign student policies in Japan)
Research Institute for Independent Higher Education, Association of Private Universities of Japan   Oct 2014   
Asian regional governance of higher education
Takao Kamibeppu (Part:Contributor, Multilateral frameworks for student exchange and foreign student policies in Southeast Asia)
Keiso Shobo   Feb 2013   
Education for International Understanding Dictionary
Takao Kamibeppu (Part:Contributor, Regional integration, Education for All, Literacy, UNESCO)
Akashi Shoten   Jun 2012   
Comparative Education Dictionary
Takao Kamibeppu (Part:Contributor, APEID (Asia-Pacific Programme of Educational Innovation for Development))
Toshindo   Jun 2012   
The Political Economy of Educational Reforms and Capacity Development in Southeast Asia: Cases of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam (Eds. Y. Hirosato et al.)
Takao Kamibeppu (Part:Contributor, Chapter 10: Education Reform Context and Process in Vietnam (pp. 169-189))
Springer   Feb 2009   
History of Japanese Policies in Education Aid to Developing Countries、 1950s-1990s: The Role of Subgovernmental Processes
Takao Kamibeppu
Routledge   Sep 2002   
Workforce Preparation - An International Perspective (Eds. Dennis Hershbach & Clifton Campbell)
Takao Kamibeppu (Part:Contributor, Chapter 14: How the Japanese Prepare for Work (pp.180-195))
Prakken Publications   Jul 2000   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Global expansion of Germany's international joint universities: The case of Vietnamese-German University
Takao Kamibeppu
Transnational Higher Education Seminar   18 Jul 2019   
Que Anh Dang & Takao Kamibeppu
Academic Freedom, Institutional Autonomy, and the Future of Democracy - Global Forum   20 Jun 2019   Council of Europe
Takao Kamibeppu
55th Japan Comparative Education Society annual conference   9 Jun 2019   Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Higher education harmonization policies, university internationalization and student mobility in Europe and Asia [Invited]
Takao Kamibeppu
144th Kansai Public Policy Research Seminar   11 May 2019   Kansai Public Policy Research Chapter (Kyoto University)
Takao Kamibeppu
CPG Seminar "Higher education reform in Asia: Challenges and Potentials in Comparative Perspectives"   7 Feb 2019   German-Southeast Asian Center of Excellence for Public Policy and Good Governance (CPG), Faculty of Law, Thammasat University
Takao Kamibeppu
54th Japan Comparative Education Society annual conference   24 Jun 2018   Hiroshima University
Takao Kamibeppu
Annual meeting 2018 of Japan Association of Migration Policy Studies   27 May 2018   University of Tokyo
Takao Kamibeppu
62nd Annual meeting of Comparative and International Education Society   26 Mar 2018   Mexico City
Takao Kamibeppu
14th International Workshop on Higher Education Reform   28 Sep 2017   Hiroshima University
Takao Kamibeppu
53rd Japan Comparative Education Society annual conference   24 Jun 2017   University of Tokyo
Takao Kamibeppu
61st Annual meeting of Comparative and International Education Society   7 Mar 2017   Atlanta
Takao Kamibeppu
Japan Evaluation Society 17th national conference   26 Nov 2016   Hiroshima University
Takao Kamibeppu & Yoshihiro Araki
Education Research Outreach Center Open Seminar, Fukuyama City University   15 Oct 2016   Fukuyama City University
Takao Kamibeppu
ASEM Forum on Lifelong Learning 2016: 21st Century Skills   4 Oct 2016   Danish School of Education, Aarhus University (ASEM LLL Hub)
Takao Kamibeppu
52nd Japan Comparative Education Society annual conference   26 Jun 2016   Osaka University
Takao Kamibeppu
19th annual meeting of Japan Association of Higher Education Research   25 Jun 2016   Otemon Gakuin University
Takao Kamibeppu
UNIKE Conference: University Futures   16 Jun 2016   Danish School of Education, Aarhus University
Takao Kamibeppu
60th Annual meeting of Comparative and International Education Society   8 Mar 2016   Vancouver
Takao Kamibeppu
51st Japan Comparative Education Society annual conference   13 Jun 2015   Utsunomiya University
Takao Kamibeppu
59th Annual meeting of Comparative and International Education Society   12 Mar 2015   Cornell University

Research Grants & Projects

 
JSPS: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Takao Kamibeppu
JSPS: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): Takao Kamibeppu
MEXT: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Taiji Hotta
Linking college education and labor market for nurturing human resources with global perspectives: Comparison of the role of “employability” assurance by learning outcomes among Japan, Europe and the United States
The Kikagawa Foundation: Research grant
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): Takao Kamibeppu
MEXT: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): Taiji Hotta
JSPS: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): Takao Kamibeppu
JSPS: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2003 - Mar 2004    Investigator(s): Takao Kamibeppu
There are mainly three trends in aid coordination in Vietnam's education sector. First, it is moving from inter-donor coordination without the participation of the Vietnamese government towards the construction of a coordination system between don...