Faculty Profiles

★PhD Faculty Member


Shinichi Hirose

Ph.D. in Management, Keio University, 2012
Courses: Organizational Behavior, Service Management, Human Resource and Global Talent Management

Hyunkoo Lee

Ph.D. in Accounting, Carnegie Mellon University, 1998
Courses: Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Corporate Financial Reporting, Financial Statement Analysis, Corporate Governance

Wenkai Li

Dean and Professor
Ph.D. in Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2004
Courses: Applied Statistics, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management

Ming Liu

Ph.D. in Finance, Binghamton University -State University of New York, 2011
Courses: Corporate Finance, Investments, Portfolio Management

Alessandro Comai

Associate Professor
Ph.D., ESADE Business School, 2016
Courses: Marketing Intelligence, Consumer Behaviour and Digital Marketing

Haruyoshi Ito

Associate Professor
Ph.D. in International Management, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, 2012
Ph.D. in Media and Governance, Keio University, 2012
Courses: Managerial Economics, Derivatives Markets, Risk Management, Debt Securities Markets, Entrepreneurial Finance

Zhang Zhang Yingying

​Associate ​Professor
PhD. in Management Sciences, ESADE – Ramon Llull University,​ 2008​
Courses: ​C​orporate Level Strategy, General Management, Transnational Management

Zaw Zaw Aung

Assistant Professor
Doctor of Engineering in Information Science, Nagaoka University of Technology, 2010
Courses: Foundations of Web Technologies, Database Design and Management Strategies, Business Applications with iPhone/ iOS devices, Cross-Cultural Management

Mohammed K. Ahmed

Specially Appointed Professor
Ph.D. in Linguistics (concentration in Applied Linguistics), University of Delaware, 1988
Courses: Business Communication, Cross-cultural Communication

Toshiro Wakayama

Specially Appointed Professor
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1989
Courses: Strategic Management, Innovation and New Business Creation

Joint-Appointment Faculty


Hun Myoung Park

Associate Professor
Ph.D. in Public Policy, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, May 2007
Courses: Public Policy Modeling, Public Information Policy and Management, Introduction to Electronic Government, Public Management Information Systems

Chun-Hung Kuo

Associate Professor
Ph.D. in Economics, North Carolina State University, 2012
Courses: Macroeconomics I, Macroeconomics and Policy Analysis, Time Series Analysis

Visiting Faculty

ACAR, Adam

Associate Professor, Communication at Kobe City University of Foreign StudiesMS, Advertising Saint Cloud State University, 2004


Vice President and Professor, Tokyo International University
Ph.D., North Carolina State University, 1984


Former Professor of AccountingInternational University of Japan
Former Partner of KPMG-New York
CPA in New York, 1972
BS, Oklahoma State University, 1967


ChangeOut Consulting (Japan and USA) – Principal/President


Representative Director & President, Advanet Inc.
Research ManagerISMB-Istituto Superiore Mario Boella
MA, Trinity College, 1989; ETP21

SANO, Kazushi

Professor, Nagaoka University of Technology

HIRAKI, Takato

Professor of FinanceTokyo University of SciencePh.D. The University of Arizona, 1983

SOUZA, Flavio

CEO, Fulcircle Innovations KK
MBA, International University of Japan, 2005

HONGO, Akashi

General Manager, Corporate Planning Dept. Recruit Management Solutions Co., Ltd.
Ph.D. International Christian University, 2008
MBA, International University of Japan, 1999

SUZUKI, Masachika

Associate Professor, Sophia University
Ph.D., Erasmus University Rotterdam, 2008


Senior Advisor, Washington Research and Analysis, LLCEx – World Bank Officer 1970-1980
Ex – Principal Investment Officer IFC 1990-2000
Master of Regional Planning, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1966


Former Professor of Finance, Meikai University
Ph.D. Meiji University, 2001


Associate Professor, University of TsukubaPh.D. Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2008

NAITO, Yuichi

Vice President, ERA MARKS Inc.
BE, Yokohama National University, 1972

YOKOSE, Tsutomu

Senior Researcher, Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus Institute
MBA, Keio Univeristy, 1994

SANO, Ayako

Founder/Director, International COYA,


YAMAZAKI, Yoshitaka

Professor, Department of Business Administration, Bunkyo University
Ph.D. of Organizational Behavior Case Western Reserve University 2004


Professor, Graduate School of Intellectual Property, Nihon University,

PhD of Management of Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology