KUDO Kazuhiro

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Name
KUDO Kazuhiro
Affiliation
Dokkyo University
Section
Faculty of Foreign Languages, Department of English
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Master of Education (by research)(La Trobe University)
Research funding number
70364726

Research Areas

 
 
  • Education / Education / international higher education
  • Education / Education / intercultural education

Committee Memberships

 
2013
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Today
Intercultural Education Society of Japan  Liaison and Training Committee (2013.6-2015.6 Deputy Chair)
 
2009
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2013
Intercultural Education Society of Japan  Executive Director (Deputy Secretary General)
 
2010
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2011
Intercultural Education Society of Japan  The 30th Anniversary Committee
 
2005
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2009
JAFSA: Japan Network for International Education  Liaison Committee (2007-2009 Chair)
 
2007
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2008
Member, the 40th Anniversary Committee of JAFSA: Japan Network for International Education (2007-2008)
 
2007
   
 
Consultant, United Nations University (2007)
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2010
Teaching Excellence Award, Basic Skills to Work in Society Grand Prix 2011, Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Winner: Kazuhiro Kudo
 

Books etc

 
The frontiers of intercultural education
Sato, G., Yokota, M., & Tsuboi, K. (Part:Contributor)
Jun 2016   ISBN:4750343544
The current status of university internationalisation and international student policy in Japan
Yonezawa, A. (Part:Contributor, The current status of university internationalisation and international student policy in Japan and Korea)
Association of Private Universities of Japan   Oct 2014   
The encyclopaedia of intercultural communication
Ishii, S., & Kume, T. (Part:Contributor)
Shumpu-sha   Jan 2013   ISBN:4861103339
Prejudice and discrimination in multicultural society
Kagami, T., Yokota, M., Tsuboi, T., & Kudo, K. (Part:Joint Editor)
Akashi Shoten   Apr 2012   ISBN:4750335819
Research on the follow-up strategies of government scholarships for foreign students: The cases of foreign governments and universities (Japan Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) Commissioned Research Report)
Taniguchi, Y. (Part:Contributor, Australian government's scholarships and the follow-up systems (pp. 102-111))
Ritsumeikan University   Mar 2012   
Simon Marginson, Sarjit Kaur & Erlenawati Sawir (Part:Contributor, Chapter 18 Internationalization of Japanese universities: Current status and future directions (pp. 343-359))
Springer   2011   ISBN:9400737807
Evaluation report of the UNU Financial Assistance Programme for Students from Developing Countries Studying in Japan.
Horie, M., & Kudo, K. (Part:Joint Work)
United Nations University   2007   
Research on the future prospect of international student exchange (Japan Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) Commissioned Research Report)
Yokota, M., Hattori, M., Ota, H., Nitta, I., Shiraishi, K., Tsuboi, T., & Kudo, K., & Shiratsuchi, S. (Part:Joint Work)
2007   
Japanese universities at a crossroads: Research report on internationalisation and international student exchange of four-year universities
Yokota, M., Shiratsuchi, S., Tsuboi, T., Ota, H., & Kudo, K. (Part:Contributor, Trends and future tasks of internationalisation of Japanese universities (ch. 5) & Local specificity of university internationalisation (ch. 6))
Centre for International Exchange, Hitotsubashi University   2006   
International students policy in Asia Pacific countries and the current trend of Chinese higher education
Yokota, M., Tsuboi, T., Shiratsuchi, S., Ota, H., & Kudo, K. (Part:Contributor, Australia (ch. 1, pp. 1-68) & New Zealand (ch. 2, pp. 75-94))
Centre for International Exchange, Hitotsubashi University   2005   
Evaluation on the study abroad experiences of Japanese Fulbrighters: Lessons for Japanese international education policies
Yokota, M., Tsuboi, T., Shiratsuchi, S., Kudo, K., & Kaiya C. (Part:Joint Work)
Commemoration Committee of the 50th Anniversary of the Japan-US Fulbright Exchange Program   2003   

Published Papers

 
Significance and current status of intercultural education research from policy perspectives
KUDO Kazuhiro
Intercultural Education   49 12-26   Mar 2019   [Invited]
Intercultural education research from policy perspectives: Current outcomes and future prospects
Intercultural Education   49 1-11   Mar 2019   [Invited]
Kazuhiro Kudo, Simone Volet, & Craig Whitsed
Higher Education [Springer]   77(3) 473-489   2019   [Refereed]
Kazuhiro Kudo, Simone Volet, & Craig Whitsed
Educational Research Review [Elsevier]   20 99-116   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Kazuhiro Kudo
Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education [Routledge]   37(2) 256-268   2016   [Refereed]
Developing Japanese language teaching (communities) through the World Cafe
Kazuhiro Kudo
Research Papers of Koide Memorial Japanese Language Teaching Research Institute   23 52-59   Mar 2015   [Invited]
Living with diversity: A narrative of growth in ‘shakaijin kisoryoku’ (basic skills to work in society) through the operation of the Human Library
Kudo, K., Yajima, Y., Motohashi, Y. & Enomoto, Y.
Dokkyo University Studies in English   71 99-118   Oct 2012
Kazuhiro Kudo, Yuri Motohashi, Yuki Enomoto, Yuki Kataoka & Yusaku Yajima
Proceedings of the 2011 Shanghai International Conference on Social Science (SICSS) [CD-ROM]      2011   [Refereed]
Kazuhiro Kudo
Web Magazine ‘Study Abroad Exchange’ (Japan Student Services Organization)      2011   [Invited]
Intercultural friendship competence: Research prospects and future directions
Kazuhiro Kudo
Dokkyo University Studies in English   66 27-43   2010
Hiroko Hashimoto & Kazuhiro Kudo
Language and Intercultural Communication [Routledge]   10 373-387   2010   [Refereed]
Educational impacts of a short-term overseas language programme on university students: A study based upon a grounded theory approach
Kazuhiro Kudo
Speech Communication Education (An official journal of Communication Association of Japan)   22 117-139   2009   [Refereed]
Promoting intercultural interactions on Japanese campuses: Theoretical considerations
Kazuhiro Kudo
Dokkyo Working Papers in Communication (A Special Issue in Honour of Emeritus Professor Satoshi Ishii)   35 77-95   2009
Kazuhiro Kudo
Intercultural Communication Studies [International Association for Intercultural Communication Studies]   18    2009   [Refereed]
Rethinking the effects of Fulbright Study Abroad Programme from the interviews with Japanese Fulbrighters
Kazuhiro Kudo & Chinami Kaiya
Dokkyo International Review   17, 185-200.    2004
Revisiting Bochner’s functional model of friendship networks: A case study of Japanese students in Australia
Intercultural/Transcultural Education (An official journal of Intercultural Education Society of Japan)   18, 95-108    2003   [Refereed]
Communication competence in intercultural friendship formation: A model built upon international students’ perceptions
Human Communication Studies (An official journal of Communication Association of Japan)   31, 15-34    2003   [Refereed]
Kazuhiro Kudo & Keith Simkin
Journal of Intercultural Studies [Taylor & Francis]   24 (2), 91-114.    2003   [Refereed]
Kazuhiro Kudo
Institute for Education, La Trobe University, Australia   1-168   2000
A clash of educational cultures: Study shock and limitations of adjustment facing international Asian students in Australian universities.
Dokkyo University Studies in Foreign Language Teaching   18, 91-108    2000
Intercultural contact and adaptation of international Asian students in Australian universities.
The Otemon Journal of Australian Studies   26 159-176   2000   [Refereed]
Intercultural experiences of Japanese international students: A single-case study.
Dokkyo Working Papers in Communication   21, 79-105    2000

Misc

 
Web Magazine ‘Study Abroad Exchange’ (Japan Student Services Organization)   23    Feb 2013   [Invited]
Review of 'Critiquing the multicultural and intercultural
Intercultural Education (An official journal of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan)   34 162-165   2011   [Invited]
ISANA nenji taikai sanka houkoku (Report on the annual ISANA conference).
JAFSA Newsletter   131 8   2008
KAIE 10 shunen kinen taikai sanka houkoku (Report on the 10th anniversary KAIE conference).
JAFSA Newsletter   134 11-12   2008
KAIE nenji taikai sanka houkoku (Report on the annual KAIE conference).
JAFSA Newsletter   128 17-18   2007
The Global University and its future [abridged version]
Simon Marginson
Japan Journal of University Administrative Management   8, 37-41    2005   [Invited]
International students and Japanese universities in a globalising era
Dokkyo University News   339 8   2005
Doing fieldwork in Japan.
Qualitative Research Journal   5(1) 146-148   2005
Review of Research on evaluation on study abroad experiences of Japanese Fulbrighters: Lessons for Japanese international education policie
Intercultural/Transcultural Education [An official journal of Intercultural Education Society of Japan]   20 101   2004
Report on the conference symposium, 'Intercultural Tolerance'
IESJ (Intercultural Education Society of Japan) Newsletter   41 4   2001

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Kazuhiro Kudo
Centre for Global Higher Education Seminar 58, UCL Institute of Education   14 Sep 2017   
Kazuhiro Kudo
Seminar at Research Centre for Transformative Change: Educational & Life Transitions, The University of Dundee   11 Sep 2017   
Kazuhiro Kudo
Seminar at the Department of Teacher Education, University of Groningen   7 Sep 2017   
Kazuhiro Kudo, Simone Volet & Craig Whitsed
European Conference on Educational Research   Aug 2017   European Educational Research Association
Current trends of Human Libraries in Australia
Kazuhiro Kudo
9 Oct 2016   
Human Library: Practice to reduce prejudice [Invited]
Tsuboi, T., Yokota, M., & Kudo, K.
The 15th Workshop of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan   31 Jan 2015   
Respect of diversity and reduction of prejudice: Workshop on the Human Library [Invited]
Kudo, K.
Research seminar of the Japanese Society of Community Psychology   10 Nov 2014   
University internationalisation and intercultural friendship formation
Kudo, K.
The 13th annual conference of Japan Society for Multicultural Relations   Nov 2014   
Possibilities and future tasks of the Human Library: Ideas from intercultural education studies [Invited]
Kudo, K.
Academic exchange poster presented at the Science Council of Japan’s Young Researchers Network   26 Jul 2014   
Some considerations on praxis in intercultural education
The 34th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   Jun 2014   
Defining the term “global competency” within global contexts
Shingo Ashizawa, Darla Deardorff, Kazuhiro Kudo & Betty Leask
NAFSA: Association of International Educators 2014 Annual Conference & Expo   May 2014   
Global human resources and global competence: Ideas from intercultural education studies [Invited]
Academic exchange poster presented at the Science Council of Japan’s Young Researchers Network, Science Council of Japan   7 Mar 2014   
Toyo University Faculty of Regional Development Studies Global Human Resource Development Serial Open Seminar, ‘Diversification of overseas learning and learning outcome assessment’   29 Nov 2013   
Developing global human resources through university internationalisation: The case of Japan.
Kudo, K
Sixth Global Studies Conference.   Sep 2013   
Let’s think at the World Café: Creating space in multicultural society [Invited]
Association of four academic societies (Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language, Japanese Society of Community Psychology, and Japanese Association of School Education) workshop at the 16th annual conf   13 Jul 2013   
Symposium II ‘Australian higher education and Asia as a centre of nurturing global human resources’ at the 24th conference of the Australian Studies Association of Japan   9 Jun 2013   
Studying abroad with disability: Some considerations on Japanese international student policy
Kataoka, Y., & Kudo, K.
The 34th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   Jun 2013   
Training session of the association of four academic societies (Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language, Japanese Society of Community Psychology, and Japanese Association of School Education   24 Feb 2013   
Teacher training course of the Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language   27 Oct 2012   
Possible utility of e-portfolios in intercultural education: The case of Australian universities
Kudo, K.
The 33rd annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   Jun 2012   
Typologies on the internationalisation of Japanese universities: Debates and backgrounds [Invited]
Invited lecture at the Research Institute of Private Higher Education, Association of Private Universities of Japan   Jan 2012   
A recommendation of ‘interculturalisation’: Creating fortunate people and society [Invited]
The 30th anniversary symposium of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Part 2 ‘Dreams and challenges: Can we create a new community culture?’   Nov 2011   
Bridging differences through dialogue: Preliminary findings of the outcomes of the Human Library in a university setting.
2011 Shanghai International Conference on Social Science   Aug 2011   
The possibility of prejudice reduction through semi-structured dialogues with the Other: A report on practice of the Human Library [Invited]
Open symposium at the 32nd annual conference of the Intercultural Education Society of Japan   Jun 2011   
Mixed impacts of Japanocentrism: Implications for intercultural student contact and university ‘interculturalisation’
The 31st annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   2010   
Centrism as a strategic response to globalisation and beyond: A Japanese perspective.
Plenary symposium on 'Academic Perspectives on Globalisation', International Fair for University Networking, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea   2009   
Japanocentrism in university internationalisation: Implications for intercultural student contact.
JSAA (Japanese Studies Association of Australia)–ICJLE (International Conference on Japanese Language Education) conference, University of New South Wales & University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia   2009   
Supremacy of the English language in international exchange: The case of the Ship for World Youth.
JSAA (Japanese Studies Association of Australia)–ICJLE (International Conference on Japanese Language Education) conference, University of New South Wales & University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia   2009   
Educational impacts of a short-term overseas language programme on university students from Japan: An examination based upon grounded theory approach
The 38th annual conference of Communication Association of Japan   2008   
Nihon no daigakusei ni taisuru kaigai tanki gogaku kenshu no kyouiku teki kouka: Guraundhiddo seori apurochi ni motoduku ichikousatsu (Educational impacts of a short-term overseas language programme on university students from Japan: An examination bas・・・
The 38th annual conference of Communication Association of Japan, Nagoya University of Foreign Studies, Japan   2008   
Nihon no daigakusei ni taisuru kaigai tanki gogaku kenshu no kyouiku teki kouka: Guraundhiddo seori apurochi ni motoduku ichikousatsu (Educational impacts of a short-term overseas language programme on university students from Japan: An examinatio...
The uses of overseas study for Japanese students, universities and society.
The 10th anniversary conference of the Korean Association of International Educators. Novotel Daegu City Centre Hotel, Daegu, Korea   2008   
Social representations of ibunka kouryu (intercultural exchange) in a Japanese ‘international’ university
The 6th biennial Pacific and Asian Communication Association Convention. Centre for Korean Studies, University of Hawaii, USA   2007   
Friendship as a discursive practice of intercultural learning: An interview study in Japanese universities.
The 13th World Congress of Comparative Education Societies. University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina   2007   
Learning to become a nationalist? Intercultural experiences of Japanese visiting students at an Australian university.
The 18th annual conference of ISANA: International Education Association. Glenelg, Australia   2007   
Internationalisation in universities: A Japanese perspective.
Research seminar at the School of Education Studies, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia   2007   
Can Japanese universities become global leaders in an era of the knowledge-based economy?
Research seminar at the Centre for the Study of Higher Education (Occasional Research and Policy Seminars), University of Melbourne, Australia   2007   
Can Japanese universities become global leaders in an era of the knowledge-based economy?
Research seminar at the School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics Seminar, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia   2007   
A critical examination of the educational impacts of overseas short-term language programme: Pitfalls of intercultural understanding faced by Japanese visiting students in Australia
The 27th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   2006   
Internationalisation of Japanese Universities: Empirical research findings and future implications.
The 50th anniversary conference of Comparative and International Education Society, Hawaii Convention Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA   2006   
Policies and practice of international education in the Asia-Pacific region.
The 50th anniversary conference of Comparative and International Education Society, Hawaii Convention Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA   2006   
The future and potential of Japanese international education.
The 50th anniversary conference of Comparative and International Education Society, Hawaii Convention Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA   2006   
Kaigai tanki gogaku kenshu no kyouiku teki kouka ni kansuru ichi kousatsu: Hougou nihonjin daigakusei ni miru ibunka rikai no mondai wo chuushin ni (A critical examination of the educational impacts of overseas short-term language programme: Pitfalls o・・・
The 27th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Kansai University, Japan   2006   
Kaigai tanki gogaku kenshu no kyouiku teki kouka ni kansuru ichi kousatsu: Hougou nihonjin daigakusei ni miru ibunka rikai no mondai wo chuushin ni (A critical examination of the educational impacts of overseas short-term language programme: Pitfa...
Recent trends in international higher education in Japan.
The annual conference of the Korean Association of International Educators. Hotel Riviera, Taejon, Korea   2006   
Strategic international education policy in Asia-Pacific countries [Invited]
Keynote session at the annual summer seminar of JAFSA: Japan Network for International Education   2005   
Industrialization of education and strategies of human resource development in East Asia [Invited]
Workshop at the joint summer seminar of Academic Office and Language Institute, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University   2005   
Analysing international exchange policy in Oceania and South-East Asia
The 26th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   2005   
Oseania to tounan ajia ni okeru ryugaku kouryu senryaku no jittai bunseki (Analysing international exchange policy in Oceania and South-East Asia).
The 26th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan   2005   
Social interactions and intercultural learning: An ethnographic study of Japanese students in a one-month ESL program at an Australian university.
The biennial conference of the Japanese Studies Association of Australia. University of Adelaide, Australia   2005   
Ajia taiheiyo no senryakuteki ryugakusei seisaku (Strategic international education policy in Asia-Pacific countries).
Keynote address delivered at the annual summer seminar of JAFSA: Japan Network for International Education   2005   
Kyouiku no sangyouka to higashi ajia no jinzai senryaku (Industrialisation of education and strategies of human resource development in East Asia).
Workshop delivered at the joint summer seminar of Academic Office and Language Institute, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University,Japan   2005   
Cultural discourse and friendship: Reconstruction of intercultural relationship research
The 3rd annual conference of Japan Society for Multicultural Relations   2004   
Cultural discourses and sojourner-host friendship: Comparative perceptions of international and Japanese students.
The 3rd biennial International Conference on Intercultural Research. National Taiwan Norman University, Taipei, Taiwan   2004   
Bunka gensetsu to yujinkankei: Ibunka taijin kankei kenkyu no saikouchiku (Cultural discourse and friendship: Reconstruction of intercultural relationship research).
The 3rd annual conference of Japan Society for Multicultural Relations, Tokyo Women’s Christian University, Japan   2004   
What should the system of Japanese international student exchange be like? Implications of research project commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Japan-US Fulbright Exchange Program
The 24th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   2003   
A model of cultural discourse in intercultural friendship: An interpretive-critical analysis of the perceptions of international and Japanese students
The 24th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   2003   
Rethinking the effects of Fulbright Programme: Interviewing Japanese Fulbrighters
The 2nd annual conference of Japan Society for Multicultural Relations   2003   
Ibunka yujinkankei no bunkateki danwa moderu: Zainichi ryugakusei to nihonjin gakusei no chikaku no kaishaku hihan teki bunseki kara. (A model of cultural discourse in intercultural friendship: An interpretive-critical analysis of the perceptions of in・・・
The 24th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Shinshu University, Japan   2003   
Ibunka yujinkankei no bunkateki danwa moderu: Zainichi ryugakusei to nihonjin gakusei no chikaku no kaishaku hihan teki bunseki kara. (A model of cultural discourse in intercultural friendship: An interpretive-critical analysis of the perceptions ...
Furuburaito kouryu keikaku no kouka wo aratamete tou: Nihonjin furuturaito ryugaku keikensha eno mensetsu chousa kara (Rethinking the effects of Fulbright Programme: Interviewing Japanese Fulbrighters).
The 2nd annual conference of Japan Society for Multicultural Relations, Kanda University of Foreign Languages, Japan   2003   
Nihon no ryugakusei ukeire seido wa dou arubekika: Furuburaito gojusshunen kinen chousa wo fumaete (What should the system of Japanese international student exchange be like? Implications of research project commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Ja・・・
The 24th annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Shinshu University, Japan   2003   
Nihon no ryugakusei ukeire seido wa dou arubekika: Furuburaito gojusshunen kinen chousa wo fumaete (What should the system of Japanese international student exchange be like? Implications of research project commemorating the 50th Anniversary of t...
A model of international student communication competence in intercultural friendship formation
The 32nd annual conference of Communication Association of Japan   2002   
Reconsidering Bochner’s functional model of friendship networks: A case study of Japanese students in Australia
The 23rd annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan   2002   
Yujin nettowaku no kinou moderu saikou: Zaigou nihonjin ryugakusei no jirei kenkyu kara (Reconsidering Bochner’s functional model of friendship networks: A case study of Japanese students in Australia).
The 31st annual conference of Intercultural Education Society of Japan, Surugadai University, Japan   2002   
Ibunkakan yujin kankei no keisei ni okeru ryugakusei no komyunikehshon moderu (A model of international student communication competence in intercultural friendship formation).
The 32nd annual conference of Communication Association of Japan, Eichi University, Japan   2002   
Emerging functions of close multicultural friendships: A case study of Japanese international students.
The 16th International Congress of the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, Gaja Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia   2002   
A reflection on the focus and methodology of intercultural friendship research: Toward building a grounded theory
The 31st annual conference of Communication Association of Japan   2001   
Ibunkakan yujinkankei no shiten to houhouron ni kansuru ichikousatsu: Deta taiwagata riron no kouchiku ni mukete. (A reflection on the focus and methodology of intercultural friendship research: Toward building a grounded theory).
The 31st annual conference of Communication Association of Japan, Tokyo Keizai University, Japan   2001   
International student contact and adaptation.
Research seminar at the Graduate School of Education, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia   1999   
Intercultural contact and friendship between international Asian and local Australian university students: A single-case study.
Postgraduate Student Conference, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia   1999   
Intercultural contact and friendship of Japanese students at an Australian university: An interview study through grounded theory approach.
The joint conference of Australian Association for Research in Education and New Zealand Association for Research in Education. Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Australia   1999   

Social Contribution

 
Human Library: A practice to reduce prejudice
[Lecturer, Planner]  Liaison and training committee, Intercultural Education Society of Japan  31 Jan 2015
Emotionally releasing dialogue between Dokkyo University students and disaster victims in Watari
[Media coverage cooperation]  Kahoku News  5 Oct 2014
Students at Sendai and Dokkyo Universities promote exercise at temporary houses in Watari
[Media coverage cooperation]  Sendai Television  22 Sep 2014
Intercultural get-together: Ramadan in Tokyo
[Media coverage cooperation]  Tokyo Shimbun  24 Jul 2014
Lunch session: Report on the World Café co-organised by four academic associations
[Presenter, Planner]  Intercultural Education Society of Japan  8 Jun 2014
Thinking about diversity in darkness: “Dialogue in the Dark
[Presenter, Planner]  Intercultural Education Society of Japan  25 Feb 2014
Building high-quality, internationalised higher education: Strategies for universities in the global century)(Quality assurance and enhancement of learning
[Presenter]  Australian Embassy, Tokyo  3 Dec 2013
Learning outcome assessment for international education programs: Potentials in effective use of e-portfolio
[Presenter]  Meiji University Research Institute of International Education  18 May 2012
Talking with a ‘living book’: Dokkyo University Human Library
[Media coverage cooperation]  Tobu Yomiuri  19 Dec 2011
Dokkyo Univeristy students’ praxis to build a prejudice-free community
[Media coverage cooperation]  Soka City Homepage  9 Dec 2011
Human Library: A Library to borrow a ‘human book’, Soka, Saitama
[Media coverage cooperation]  Mainichi Shimbun  4 Dec 2011
Dokkyo University Human Library: Promoting understanding through dialogue
[Media coverage cooperation]  Saitama Shimbun  1 Dec 2011
Japanese students booked in
[Media coverage cooperation]  Northern River Echo  10 Mar 2011
Self-defence officials participated in Dokkyo University Living Library as a storyteller
[Media coverage cooperation]  MAMOR  Feb 2011
DEEWR (Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, Australia)–MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan) Exchange Programme
[Informant]  May 2008
A special session by the Korean Association of International Educators (KAIE) at the annual summer seminar of JAFSA: Japan Network for International Education
[Presenter]  JAFSA: Japan Network for International Education  7 Aug 2007 - 9 Aug 2007
The Global University and its future’, special lecture delivered by Professor (Dr.) Simon W. Marginson of Monash University at the joint meeting of Japan Association of University Administrative Management and JAFSA: Japan Network for International Educat
[Presenter, Planner]  12 Jun 2004

Research Grants & Projects

 
Education for the reduction of prejudice: Research on the effects of the Human Library
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018
International comparative study of higher education
Association of Private Universities of Japan
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015
Analysis of the quality assurance and learning outcomes of international education programmes
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT): 
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014
Mechanism of the formation of prejudice and the reduction of prejudice
Kumon International Scholarship Foundation
Project Year: 2011   
Follow-up strategies of the international alumni of government scholarship schemes: The case study of major countries and universities
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT)
Project Year: 2011   
Future prospects and strategies of international student exchange of Japanese universities
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT)
Project Year: 2007 - 2008
Evaluation on the Financial Assistance Programme for Students from Developing Countries Studying in Japan
United Nations University
Project Year: 2007       Investigator(s): Kudo, K., & Horie, M.
International students exchange policy in Asia Pacific countries and current trend of Chinese higher education
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Project Year: 2003 - 2005
Evaluation on the study abroad experiences of Japanese Fulbrighters
Japan-United States Educational Commission (Fulbright Japan)
Project Year: Apr 2002 - Mar 2003

Others

 
Ad hoc reviewer
Current Psychology (Springer); Higher Education (Springer); Journal of Intercultural Studies (Routledge); Journal of Studies in International Education (Sage); Personal Relationships (Wiley); Ibunkakan Kyouiku (Intercultural Education Society of Japan); Multicultural Relations (Japan Society for Multicultural Relations); Journal of Intercultural Communication (SIETAR Japan) (70+ papers in total)