Faculty Directory - Graduate School [Division of Education and Learning]

Name E-Mail/Personal Site Title Research Field/Research Interest
FUNAKI Toshio
(船寄 俊雄)
funaki [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Japanese History of Education, Pedagogy

Studies on History of Teacher Education

GOMI Katsuhisa
(五味 克久)
*to leave in March, 2018
gomi [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Early Childhood Musical Expression and Rythmique

Eurhymics, Music of Children

HASEGAWA Ryo
(長谷川 諒)
ryohasegawa [at] people.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor
INAGAKI Shigenori
(稲垣 成哲)
inagakis [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Science Education

Designing science curriculum and supporting students in scientific explanations and arguments in digital environments and computer games.

INAHARA Minae
(稲原 美苗)
minaeinahara [at] penguin.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Gender Theories, Phenomenology, Clinical Philosophy

Minae Inahara's research areas are embodied subjectivity and philosophical dialogues in Gender Studies. She has been exploring the gendered and disabled body, physical pain, and the lived experience of mothers who have children with disabilities.

ITO Atsushi
(伊藤 篤)
itoa [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Well-being of Child and Family

Support structures for promoting the quality of child-rearing of local families from such perspectives as family needs from different life-stages or different risks and as integration of professionals and other supporters within a hub

KAWAJI Ayako
(川地 亜弥子)
kawaji [at] port.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Instruction, Curriculum, and Human Development

“Seikatsu-Tsuzurikata” (writing of daily life) and School Education

KINOSHITA Takashi
(木下 孝司)
kino [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Developmental Psychology

Development of communication and self-other understanding in young children

KITANO Sachiko
(北野 幸子)
sachikita [at] panda.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Early Childhood Education

Professionalization of Early Childhood Education

KIYONO Mieko
(清野 未恵子)
miekofk [at] diamond.kobe-u.ac.jp
Assistant Professor responsible for ESD Coexistence society between people and nature, Wildlife management, ESD(Education for Sustainable Development)

Study on the sustainable society and human resources for mutual and interdependent cooperation between human and animals.

KOKUDO Shohei
(國土 将平)
kokudo [at] harbor.kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Growth and development of children, Test and Measurement in Health and Physical Education

Clarification of growth, health, motor development including physical fitness and sports performance and these interactions of Asian and Japanese children. And the influence of teaching-learning activities, lifestyle and living conditions

MATSUOKA Koji
(松岡 広路)
mkoji [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Lifelong Learning, Informal Learning, Learning in the Volunteer

Construction of the new perspective in postmodern education by studying the theory and system of ESD(Education for Sustainable Development)from the viewpoint of lifelong education and Informal learning

MEGURO Tsuyoshi
(目黒 強)
meguro [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Children's Literature, Japanese Language Education

A Study on the Institutionalization of Children's Literature

NAKATANI Natsuko
(中谷 奈津子)
nakatani-n [at] silver.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Early Childhood Care and Education, Family Relations

Professional roles and organization management in daycare centers and kindergartens for early detection and support of daily life problems.

OKABE Yasuyuki
(岡部 恭幸)
okabe [at] godzilla.kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Mathematics Education

Mathematical Cognition

TESHIGAWARA Kimie
(勅使河原 君江)
teshi [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Art Education

Artists and Their Activities on Art Education

TSUDA Eiji
(津田 英二)
zda [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Professor Lifelong Learning, Learning Support for Inclusive Society

Learning method and its process of the people trying to realize inclusive society, focusing on the exclusion problems

WATANABE Akio
(渡部 昭男)
akiowtnb [at] port.kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Educational Administration / Regional Sciences on Education / Special Needs Education

How the national and local educational policy/administration should be for the life-long security of human development and the sustainable development of community?

WATANABE Takanobu
(渡邊 隆信)
watataka [at] port.kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor History of Western Education, Philosophy of Education

Historical Studies on the“Reformpaedagogik”(New Education) in Germany

YAMAGUCHI Etsuji
(山口 悦司)
etuji [at] opal.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Science Education

The area of my expertise is Science Education Research. I am investigating the principles and strategies fostering people learn science.

YAMASHITA Koichi
(山下 晃一)
kyamasit [at] port.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Educational System

Educational System, Institution and Organization

YOSHINAGA Jun
(吉永 潤)
yoshinag [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Contents and Methods of Social Studies Education

Contents and Curricula of Social Studies (Especially on resolving international conflicts and diplomatic issues)