Staff

The Graduate School of Arts and Letters holds entrance examinations twice a year in spring and fall to extend more opportunities for examinees to enter the master's or doctoral programs.

As of October 1,2015

Humane Studies

Programs Specializations Title Name
Japanese Culture Japanese Literature ProfessorSATOU Nobuhiro
ProfessorSAKURA Yoshiyasu
Associate ProfessorYOKOMIZO Hiroshi
History of Japanese Thought ProfessorSATO Hiroo
Associate ProfessorKATAOKA Ryu
Sinology Chinese Language and Literature ProfessorSATAKE Yasuko
Associate ProfessorMA Xiao-di
Associate Professor TSUCHIYA Ikuko
Associate Professor TAJIMA Kaya
Chinese Philosophy ProfessorMIURA Shuichi
Associate ProfessorSAITO Tomohiro
Indian Culture Indology and History of Indian Buddhism ProfessorSAKURAI Munenobu
Professor YOSHIMIZU Kiyotaka
Western Culture English Literature ProfessorOKOCHI Sho
Associate ProfessorIWATA Miki
Associate ProfessorJames TINK
English Linguistics ProfessorKANEKO Yoshiaki
Associate ProfessorSHIMA Etsuro
German Literature ProfessorMORIMOTO Koichi
ProfessorBrigitte Annemarie SCHMITZ
Professor SHIMAZAKI satoru
Associate Professor NOUCHI Sayaka
French Literature ProfessorABE Hiroshi
ProfessorIMAI Tsutomu
Associate ProfessorYann MEVEL
Associate ProfessorKUROIWA Taku
Philosophy Philosophy ProfessorNAOE Kiyataka
Associate ProfessorOGIHARA Satoshi
Associate Professor HARA Saku
Associate Professor KIDO Atshushi
Assistant Professor SATO Shun
Ethics ProfessorTOSHIMA Kiyoshi
Associate ProfessorMURAYAMA Tatsuya

Linguistic Studies

Programs Specializations Title Name
Linguistics Linguistics ProfessorCHIGUSA Shinichi
ProfessorGOTOO Hitosi
Associate ProfessorKOIZUMI Masatoshi
Assistant ProfessorLEE Hyejeong
Japanese Linguistics Japanese Linguistics ProfessorSAITO Michiaki
ProfessorKOBAYASHI Takashi
Associate ProfessorOKI Kazuo
Associate ProfessorKOUDA Naomi
Applied Japanese Linguistics Applied Japanese Linguistics ProfessorSAITA Izumi
ProfessorNAJIMA Yoshinao
Associate Professor TANAKA Sigeto
Assistant Professor UMKI Shunsuke

Historical Studies

Programs Specializations Title Name
Japanese History Japanese History ProfessorYANAGIHARA Toshiaki
ProfessorADACHI Hiroaki
Associate ProfessorHORI Yutaka
Associate ProfessorKAGOHASHI Toshimitsu
Assistant ProfessorSUZUKI Takuro
Archaeology ProfessorAKOSHIMA Kaoru
Associate ProfessorKANOMATA Yoshitaka
Research AssociateKAWAGUCHI Ryo
Asian History East Asian History ProfessorKUMAMOTO Takashi
ProfessorKAWAI Yasushi
Associate ProfessorONO Koji
Associate ProfessorMIZUMORI Ryohichi
European and American History European and American History ProfessorONO Yoshihiko
Associate ProfessorARIMITSU Hideyuki
Associate ProfessorASAOKA Zenji
Assistant ProfessorKOSAKA Shunsuke
Art History Eastern and Japanese Art History ProfessorNAGAOKA Ryusaku
ProfessorIZUMI Takeo
Aesthetics and Western Art History ProfessorOZAKI Akihiro
Associate ProfessorSENGOKU-HAGA Kyoko
Research AssociateMORITA Yuuko
(Italian) Enrico FONGARO
[Collaborating program]
Comparative Studies of Cultural History
Professor
(Center for Northeast Asian Studies)
ISOBE Akira
Professor
(Center for Northeast Asian Studies)
TERAYAMA Kyosuke
Museum Studies Professor
(Tohoku University Museum)
FUJISAWA Atsushi
Affiliated program
Science of Cultural Properties
Invited Professor
(Tohoku History Museum)
SUDA Ryohei
Invited Professor
(Tagajo Site Research Institute)
YAMADA Akihiro
Invited Associate Professor
(Tagajo Site Research Institute)
YOSHINO Takeshi

Human Sciences

Programs Specializations Title Name
Sociology Sociology ProfessorHASEGAWA Koichi
ProfessorNAGAI Akira
Professor SHIMOEBISU Miyuki
Associate Professor KOMATSU Takeaki
Assistant Professor IZUMI Hiraku
Behavioral Science Behavioral Science ProfessorSATO Yoshimichi
ProfessorKIMURA Kunihiro
Associate ProfessorHAMADA Hiroshi
Associate ProfessorNAGAYOSHI Kikuko
Assistant Professor OOI Jiro
Psychology Psychology ProfessorOHBUCHI Ken-ichi
ProfessorGYOBA Jiro
ProfessorABE Tsuneyuki
Associate ProfessorSAKAI Nobuyuki
Associate ProfessorTSUJIMOTO Masahiro
Assistant ProfessorUEHARA Shunsuke
Human Culture Cultural Anthropology ProfessorNUMAZAKI Ichiro
Associate ProfessorKAWAGUCHI Yukihiro
Assistant ProfessorSUGIMOTO Atsushi
Religious Studies ProfessorSUZUKI Iwayumi
ProfessorKIMURA Toshiaki
Associate ProfessorYAMADA Hitoshi
Assistant Professor OHMURA Tetsuo
[Collaborating program]
Science, Technology and Society
Professor
(Center for Northeast Asian Studies)
ASUKA Jusen
Associate Professor
(Center for Northeast Asian Studies)
ISHII Atsushi

Title Name
International Student Division ProfessorTAKAHASHI Akinori
Associate Professor MURAKAMI Yuko
Associate Professor CRAIG CHRISTOPHER ROBIN JAMIE
Computer RoomAssistant ProfessorMORIKAWA Tamon
Practical Religious Studies ProfessorSUZUKI Iwayumi
Associate ProfessorTANIYAMA Yozo
Associate ProfessorTAKAHASHI Hara
Inter-Graduate School Doctoral Degree Program on Science for Global Safety Assistant ProfessorMATSUZAKI Rumi