Toshihide Takayanagi

J-GLOBAL         Last updated: Oct 20, 2019 at 17:39
Toshihide Takayanagi
The University of Tokyo

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2019
Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Language Studies, Teikyo University
Apr 2018
Mar 2019
Visiting Scholar, Sigur Center for Asian Studies, Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University
Apr 2016
Mar 2019
Research Fellow (DC1), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)


Apr 2016
Area Studies (China), Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2014
Mar 2016
Area Studies (China), Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Feb 2013
Aug 2013
International Student, School of Chinese as a Second Language, Peking University
Apr 2010
Mar 2014
School of Law, Waseda University

Published Papers

Shigaku-Zasshi   127(8) 52-75   Aug 2018   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

The Shanghai Association for Japanese Studies and Chen Binhe During the Nanjing Decade
Toshihide Takayanagi
The 2019 Annual Convention of the Japanese Association of International Relations (JAIR)   Oct 2019   The Japanese Association of International Relations (JAIR)
The Popularity of Japanese Studies among Urban Cities in China in the Beginning of the Nanjing Decade
Toshihide Takayanagi
The 2019 International Summer School on East Asian International Relations in Maritime History   Jul 2019   Department of History, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China Maritime Museum
Japanese Anti-War Movements in Communist-Controlled China During the Second Sino-Japanese War
Forum on Japan and Japanese Diaspora Collections at Hoover Institution Library & Archives   Aug 2018   Hoover Institution Library & Archives, Stanford University
An Analysis of The Japan Monthly, Published by the Association for the Study of Japan Affairs, and the Popularity of Japanese Studies Before and After 1930
The Third Session of “Diversity of Republican China: China During the 1930s” Young Scholars Conference   Mar 2018   Department of History, National Chengchi University
Textbook Issues Between Japan and China: The Role of Japanese Teachers Before and After the Manchurian Incident
“International Society and Relations in Modern East Asia” Young Scholars Academic Conference   Nov 2017   The University of Tokyo, National Chengchi University
How the Japanese Intellectuals Recognized Chinese Nationalism: The Issue of "Anti-Japanese Education" in China
The 2016 Graduate Students Conference on East Asian Studies in Taiwan   Dec 2016   National Dong Hwa University, etc.
The Sino-Japanese Textbook Issue Before WW2: Chinese Intellectuals and the League of Nations
Japan-Taiwan Graduate Students Academic Meeting 2014   May 2014   The University of Tokyo, National Chengchi University
The 100th Anniversary of the Sino-Japanese Textbook Issue: Examining the Japan’s View of "Anti-Japanese Education and Textbooks"
The Japan Association for Modern China Studies Annual Master’s Thesis Conference   May 2014   

Teaching Experience


Research Grants & Projects

The National Government of the Republic of China and Japanese Studies
The University of Tokyo: Grants for PhD Research
Project Year: Oct 2019 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): Toshihide TAKAYANAGI
Archival Research on Jinbao Qian Collection: China's Japanese Studies During the Second Sino-Japanese War
Harvard-Yenching Library, Harvard University: The 2018-2019 Harvard-Yenching Library Travel Grant
Project Year: Mar 2019       Investigator(s): Toshihide TAKAYANAGI
China's Japan Hands Groups and Their Japanese Studies (1927-1949)
The Kōnosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation: Research Grant
Project Year: Oct 2018 - Sep 2019    Investigator(s): Toshihide TAKAYANAGI
Educational Projects in China by the Educational Society of Empire of Japan During the Interwar Period
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Research Fellowships for Young Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Toshihide TAKAYANAGI

Awards & Honors

Mar 2014
The Waseda University Law Association Prize, Waseda University
Winner: Toshihide TAKAYANAGI

Social Contribution

Decipherment and Translation of Japanese and Classical Chinese Inscriptions on Tombstones at the Colma Japanese Cemetery
[Investigater]  Colma Japanese Cemetery, CA, USA  Aug 2018
Decipherment and Translation of Japanese Documents Owned by the Descendants of Issei
[Investigater]  Japanese American Museum of San Jose, CA, USA  Aug 2018
Improvement of the Inventories of Hoover Institution’s Japanese Modern History Manuscript Collection and Digital Collection of Japanese-language Newspapers Published in the United States (Hoji Shinbun Digital Collection)
[Editor, Investigater]  Hoover Institution Library & Archives, Stanford University, CA, USA  Jun 2018 - Aug 2018
Comments on Andrea Revelant's Research Talk about the China's “First United Front” and the Japan's Debate on “China’s Reddening” During the 1920s
[Commentator]  The Ninth Komaba ASNET Seminar  Jun 2017


Sep 2019   Completed the University of Tokyo Future Faculty Program (UTokyo FFP)
UTokyo FFP is the training program for young scholars to boost the level of teaching ability.