OKUSHIMA Mika

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Name
OKUSHIMA Mika
Affiliation
Tenri University
Section
Department of Area Studies
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Master of Art and Literature(University of Tsukuba)
Research funding number
10337751

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2019
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of International Studies, Tenri University
 
Sep 2017
 - 
Mar 2018
Part-time lecturer, College of Policy Science, Ritsumeikan University
 
Oct 2016
 - 
Today
Visiting researcher, Creating Happiness Incubation, Musashino University
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Mar 2019
Associate Professor, Area Studies Course, Faculty of International Studies, Tenri University
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Today
Co-researcher, Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Mar 2013
Parttime Lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Chiba University
 
Apr 2010
 - 
Mar 2011
Parttime lecturer, School of welfare society design (Master degree), Toyo University
 
Apr 2001
 - 
Mar 2011
Assistant Professor, Intercultural Communication Institute, Kanda University of International Studies
 
2000
 - 
2002
Part-time teacher, The University of the
 
2000
 - 
2001
Teaching assistant, Fac. of Low, Tokyo
 

Education

 
Apr 1994
 - 
Mar 2001
Social Anthropology, School of Social Sciences (Doctor Degree), Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
 
 - 
2001
Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
Mar 1996
 - 
Sep 1998
Mulawarman University
 
Apr 1992
 - 
Mar 1994
Southeast Asian Studies, School of Area Studies (Master Degree), University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 1988
 - 
Mar 1992
Department of Economics, School of Political Science and economics, Waseda University
 

Published Papers

 
The challenges of Indonesia's policy shift in sending domestic workers abroad: towards the skill standardization and moral professionalization of rural workers
OKUSHIMA Mika
Migration Policy Review   7 22-38   May 2015   [Refereed][Invited]
Stone adzes as "Thunder God Teeth" among the Kayanic peoples in East Kalimantan: A preliminary report
OKUSHIMA Mika
Borneo Research Bulletin   45 299-306   2015   [Refereed]
Trends in Indonesia's nurse migration policy: Changes in out-migration in the era of aging and national health system reform
OKUSHIMA Mika
Asian Studies (JAAS)   60(2) 44-68   Apr 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Introduction (Symposium: International migration of human resources for health in Asia: Focusing on emigration from ASEAN
OKUSHIMA Mika, Fumio NAGAI
Asian Studies (JAAS)   60(2) 18-19   Apr 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Indonesian seafarers of Japanese fishing vessels: Their profiles and changing employment system
OKUSHIMA Mika
Genbunken   (81) 59-91   2005   [Invited]
Ethnic background of the Tidung: Investigation of the extinct rulers of coastal Northeast Borneo.
OKUSHIMA Mika
The Journal of Sophia Asian Studies   (21) 233-260   2003   [Invited]
Ethnic Background of the Tidung: Investigation of the Extinct Rulers of Coastal Northeast Borneo
OKUSHIMA Mika
Sophia Asian Studies   (21) 233-260   2003   [Refereed][Invited]
Commentary on the Sebuku Document:Local history from the Perspective of a minor polity of coastal Northeast Borneo.
OKUSHIMA Mika
The Journal of Sophia Asian Stuties.   20 149-172   2002   [Invited]
Commentary on the Sebuku Document: Local history from the perspective of a minor polity of coastal Northeast Borneo
OKUSHIMA Mika
Sophia Asian Studies   (20) 149-172   2002   [Refereed][Invited]
Wet rice cultivation and the Kayanic peoples of East Kalimantan: Some possible factors explaining their preference to dry rice cultivation.
OKUSHIMA Mika
Borneo Research Bulletin   (30) 74-104   1999   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Reservation activities of Kayanic peoples in East Kalimantan: Mon-Khmeric descendants in today's Indonesia
OKUSHIMA Mika
JANNI Newsletter (JANNI)   90 2-13   Dec 2015   [Invited]
Prevention of ranaways and matching of international marriage?: Trends of Indonesian migrant workers in East Asia
OKUSHIMA Mika
Migrant's Network   (12月) 14-15   2012   [Invited]
Nursing and the education in Indonesia
OKUSHIMA Mika
Nursing Education   696-701   Aug 2011   [Invited]
Indonesian marriage migrants to East Asian Countries: Its trends and placement into Southeast Asian Women's migration
OKUSHIMA Mika
Dynamics of Marriage/Divorce Migration Flow in Asia (Proceedings of International Symposium, Anthropology of Trans-area Migration in East/Southeast Asia, ILCAA, Tokyo University of FOreign Studies)   64-65   2011
Reform and limitations of sending system of Indonesian careworkers to Taiwan after the resumption 2004: New labor management with Bank loans, pre-training, and nursing/caring education.
Intercultural Communication Institute, Kanda University of International Studies
Intercultural Communication Studies   (20) 111-189   2008
Introduction: Increasing numbers of Indonesian and Vietnamese women in East Asia and their status in Chinese Society.
Intercultural Communication Institute, Kanda University of International Studies
Intercultural Communication Studies   (20) 21-42   2008
Ethnohistory of the Kayanic peoples in Northeast Borneo (Part 2): Expansion, regional alliance groups and Segai disturbance in the colonial time.
Borneo Research Bulletin   (39) 184-238   2008
Ethnohistory of Kayanic peoples in Northeast Borneo (Part 1): Evidence from their Languages, Old Ethnonyms, and Social Organization.
Oregon: Borneo Research Council
Borneo Research Bulletin   37 86-126   2007
Churches and the Indonesian Migrants in Japan: Institutional Background and Challenge.
Intercultural Communication Institute, Kanda University of International Studies
Intercultural Communication Studies   18 35-111   2006
Introduction to a Special Issue: International Trends of Indonesian Migrant Workers, and their Employment System in Japan.
Intercultural Communication Institute, Kanda University of International Studies
Intercultural Communication Studies   17 1-47   2005
Origin of North Kalimantan Decentralization Movement
OKUSHIMA Mika
JAMS News   (29) 12-25   2004
Ethnic background of the Tidung: Investigation of the extinct rulers of coastal Northeast Borneo.
Tokyo: Sophia University
The Journal of Shopia Asian Studies   21 233-260   2003
Arab migrants in Bulungan Sultanate (East Kalimantan, Indonesia)
OKUSHIMA Mika
JAMS News   (27) 6-14   2003
(Eds.) Bibliography of Indonesian Catalogues on Jawi Documents
Tokyo: Sophia University
The Journal of Sophia Asian Studies   20 231-241   2002
Are secondary staphes the remains of ancient culture?:Memories of migration, starvation, and inter-ethnic relation into agricultural system of the Kayamic people in East Kalimantan(Indonesia).
Present Paper of the 7th Biennial International Conference of the Borneo Research Council   15   2002
Bibliography of Indonesian Catalogues on Jawi Documents
HATTORI Mina and OKUSHIMA Mika (eds.)
Journal of Sophia Asian Studies   (20) 231-241   2002   [Invited]
Wet Rice and the Kayanic Peoples of East Kalimantan: Some Possible Factors Explaining their Preference of Dry Rice Cultivation.
Oregon: Borneo Research Council
Borneo Research Bulletin   30 74-104   2000
Between two medical systems in East Kalimantan (1)
OKUSHIMA Mika
Quality Nursing   5(11) 51-57   1999   [Invited]
Between two medical systems in East Kalimantan (2)
OKUSHIMA Mika
5-12(12) 25-30   1999   [Invited]

Books etc

 
トラン・ヴァン・トゥほか(編)
OKUSHIMA Mika (Part:Joint Work)
Jun 2015   
Laws and Labour Migration Policies in East Asia: Seeking a Common Platform of Sending and Receiving Countries
YAMADA Miwa (Part:Joint Work, Indonesia's labour sending policies and laws: Practice of migrant workers law and development of 'Human Rights' in democratic reform process)
Institute of Developing Economies, JETRO   2014   
Encyclopedia of Migrants: Japan and Asian Countries
YOSHIHARA Kazuo et. al. (Part:Joint Work)
Maruzen   2013   
60 Chapters for Modern Indonesian Studies
MURAI Yoshitaka et. al. (Part:Joint Work)
Akashi   2013   
Conflicts and Migrants
IKEDA Mitsuho (Part:Joint Work)
Osaka University Press   2012   
Approaches to Multicultural Community Development in Chiba
Boso Volunteers Network of Japanese Education (Part:Joint Work)
Eidell Institute   2012   
Asian General History of Modern Times
WADA Haruki et. al. (Part:Joint Work)
Iwanami   2011   
(Ed.) Nihon-no-Indonesia-shakai(Indonesian Society in Japan)
Tokyo; Akashi-shoten   2009   
Indonesian society in Japan
OKUSHIMA Mika (Part:Editor)
Akashi   2008   
Reconstruction of Social Sciences
Jun Nishikawa et. al. (Part:Joint Work)
Akashi   2007   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Indonesian workers in East Asia: Recent trends and challenges
OKUSHIMA Mika
VRI-VAPEC Symposium "Labor Migration and Social Economic Development in East Asia" (VAPEC Hall 3E, Hanoi)   12 Mar 2013   
Buddhist-Hinduist terms into oral histories of Kayanic peoples in East Kalimantan, Indonesia [Invited]
OKUSHIMA Mika
19 Feb 2013   
Stone remains and the local beliefs of the Kayanic peoples in East Kalimantan [Invited]
OKUSHIMA Mika
Open Seminar "Culture and Society in Southeast Asia"   13 Feb 2013   
Changing trends and stratification among Indonesian marriage migrants in East Asia, 1960s-2010s
OKUSHIMA Mika
Symposium "Dynamic of Marriage or Divorce-related Migration in Asia” (Hongo satelite, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)   15 Dec 2012   
EPA and the Indonesian nurses-/ careworker-candidates [Invited]
OKUSHIMA Mika
15 Oct 2010   
Working conditions and Japanese language study of the Indonesian nurse-/ careworker-candidates in Japan [Invited]
OKUSHIMA Mika
KWJ-UI, CSEAS-Kyoto Univ. & Japan Foundation Symposium “New Frontiers of Indonesia-Japan Relationship” (Jakarta)   16 Feb 2010   
International Migration in East Asia: With Special respect to the Indonesian [Invited]
OKUSHIMA Mika
21 Oct 2009   
Establishment of a new sultanate in Northeast Borneo and the Arab migrants [Invited]
OKUSHIMA Mika
Universiti Tun Husein Onn, Johor Bahru, MALAYSIA   12 Mar 2008   
Structural problems and recent trends regarding the Technical Internship Program (Ginôkenshûseido) in Japan: The Case of the Indonesian trainees
OKUSHIMA Mika
9 Jun 2007   
Destruction and Reorganization of “Tanah Tidung” or Northeast Borneo: The Natives’ Response towards the Sulu Sultanate and the Establishment of New Local Polity Bulungan
OKUSHIMA Mika
26 Mar 2007   
Formation of Indonesian trainees ’ association: New trend of self-support activities from the cases of Ueno (Tokyo) and Kesennuma (Miyagi) [Invited]
OKUSHIMA Mika
"Migration in Japan," LIPI program   Mar 2004   
Split, annexation and neighboring: Social relationship, leadership and grouping patterns of the ‘Kayan’ in East Kalimantan
OKUSHIMA Mika
5th Biennial International Conference of Borneo Research Council   13 Aug 1998   
Problem of Long Glat oral history: Towards the ethno-historical reconstruction of the ‘Kayan’ in East Kalimantan
OKUSHIMA Mika
5th Biennial International Conference of Borneo Research Council   12 Aug 1998   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Interdisciplinary study on the origin and migration of the hypothetical Austric language family
National Institute of Genetics: NIG-Joint Research (A)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): OKUSHIMA Mika
Japan society for the Promotion of Sciences: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): ISHII Kayoko
Japan Society for the Promotion of Sciences: Grants-in Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): OKUSHIMA Mika
Chiba Prefecture Government: Model program of promoting multicultural society
Project Year: Dec 2009 - Feb 2010    Investigator(s): OKUSHIMA Mika
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2009    Investigator(s): MIYAZAKI Koji
Social Networks among the Kayanic peoples in East Kalimantan, Indonesia
Ministery of Education and Culture (Today: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology): 
Project Year: Mar 1996 - Sep 1998    Investigator(s): OKUSHIMA Mika
Social Networks among the Kayanic peoples in East Kalimantan, Indonesia
The Daiwa (Today: Resona) Foundation for Asia and Oceania: Grant for research on Asian and Oceanic countries and regions by young researchers at home and abroad
Project Year: 1996 - 1998    Investigator(s): OKUSHIMA Mika
Study on Oral Tradition and Notion of History among the Kayanic peoples in East Kalimantan(Indonesia)
The Other Research Programs
Ethno-historical reconstruction of Northeast Borneo
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 2002   
Notion of History and Narrative Style in Oral Tradition
The Other Research Programs

Social Contribution

 
EPA and the Indonesian nurses-/ careworker-candidates
[Lecturer]  15 Oct 2010
International Migration in East Asia: With Special respect to the Indonesian
[Lecturer]  21 Oct 2009