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Shikoku University


I am currently installed the Assistant Department Head at Shikoku University Faculty of Management of Information Sciences after working at the university for 5 years. Since PhD programme at Exeter University(United Kingdom), I was Honorary Research Assistant at the Politics Department at the University, then, dispatched one of the affiliated institution in Japan, Takushoku University. I have also experience on part-time lecturer-ships at Meiji University, Tokushima University, Guest Speakers on Tokyo University of Science, Suwa (twice), and several visiting fellowships at Japanese institutions for Higher Education(Aichi Gakusen Univ, Aichi Konan College, and Osaka Univ. of Tourism).

One of my specialization is top management activities related to his or her "political resume( including successor, followers, and even opponents)", leadership at corporations through historical institutional approach. The other is corporate governance research on rise and fall of corporate elites.

My contribution to academic world is IFSAM Secretary(2015-2016 and also elected for 2017-2018), JABA Executive Secretary(Kanji) in charge of International Affairs(2013.9-2016.9, and 2016.9-2019.9)

I am also connecting 3 international academic journals, 2 for Mangement, 1 for Politics.
For example of this, Society and Business Review(Emerald Group Publishing),Editorial Advisory Board Member, Revue Des Cas En Gestion(Editions EMS), Membre du Comité d évaluation and so on.

Research Areas


Committee Memberships

Sep 2016
Mar 2017
Tokushima City Hospital Municipal Bureau  Comittee for Evaluation on Municipal Hospital

Research Grants & Projects

Shikoku University: Corporation and Society
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): KOJI SHIMOHATA