KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro

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KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro
Nagoya University
Graduate School of Environmental Studies Department of Social and Human Environment
Job title
Associate professor
Ph.D of Sociology(The University of Tokyo)

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2001
Mar 2004
Research Associate, Institute of Social Science, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2004
Mar 2006
Lecturer, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hosei University
Apr 2006
Mar 2007
Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hosei University
Apr 2007
Mar 2008
Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hosei University
Apr 2008
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University

Committee Memberships

Jun 2015
Jun 2015
The 13th Annual Conference of the Society of Welfare Sociology  Conference Organizer
Aug 2017
Aug 2017
The 14th East Asian Social Policy (EASP) Research Network Annual Conference  Conference Organizer


Kamimura, Yasuhiro
DIO   (319) 16-19   Oct 2016   [Invited]
Kamimura, Yasuhiro
Mother and Child Wellbeing around the World   (79) 56-60   Oct 2015   [Invited]
Welfare State Development in East Asia: A Cross-Continental Comparison
KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro
The HYI Working Paper Series   1-20   Aug 2014
Foreword to the Special Issue on the New Development of Comparative Welfare Studies
Journal of Welfare Sociology   (11) 6-10   May 2014
KAMIMURA Yasuhiro and SOMA Naoko
Journal of Asian Public Policy   6(1) 42-59   Feb 2013   [Refereed]

Books etc

Welfare Asia: Comparison and Vision
The University of Nagoya Press   Sep 2015   ISBN:9784815808136
Youth Problems, Education, Employment and Social Security: Perspectives from East Asia and the Periphery
HIGUCHI Akihiko, KAMIMURA Yasuhiro and HIRATSUKA Maki (eds.) (Part:Joint Editor)
Hosei University Press   Mar 2011   ISBN:978-4-588-60254-2
Welfare System in East Asia
KAMIMURA Yasuhiro and SUEHIRO Akira (eds.) (Part:Joint Editor)
Tokyo: Institute of Social Science, The University of Tokyo   Oct 2003   
Paul Spicker, Social Policy: Themes and Approaches
TAKEGAWA Shogo, KAMIMURA Yasuhiro and MORIKAWA Mie (Part:Joint Translation)
Tokyo: Yuhikaku   Jul 2001   ISBN:641-16119-4

Conference Activities & Talks

Welfare Gap in East Asia: A Comparative Sociological Reflection on Family and State [Invited]
KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro
The International Conference on Global Dynamics of Social Policy   26 Oct 2018   
Work-Life Balancing Effect of the Welfare States: Comparing Experiences in East Asian Cities
KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro
16 Jul 2018   
The State of Welfare in the Asia-Pacific: Towards More Inclusive Development [Invited]
KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro
1st CSIS Global Dialogue and 25th PECC General Meeting   7 May 2018   
Myth and Reality of Women's Active Participation: A Sustainable Alternative for East Asia [Invited]
KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro
2018 Yonsei Public Administration Conference   19 Jan 2018   
Welfare Gap in East Asia: Family and State Under the Pressure of Declining Birthrate and Aging Population [Invited]
KAMIMURA, Yasuhiro
The 2017 Autumn Research Workshop, Japanese Council on Family Relations   2 Dec 2017   Japanese Council on Family Relations

Research Grants & Projects

Work-Life Balance Effects of the Welfare State: An Examination by Comparing Cities in East Asia
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2020
A Study on Flexible Labour Markets in East Asian Countries: Taking the Varieties of Welfare Regimes into Account
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2008 - 2011