Faculty Profiles

GSIM

Shinichi Hirose

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

Takeo Kikkawa

Professor
Ph.D in Economics, University of Tokyo, 1996
Courses: Business Leaders in Japan, History of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Hyunkoo Lee

Dean and Professor
Ph.D. in Accounting, Carnegie Mellon University, 1998
Courses: Financial Accounting, Financial Statement and Business Analysis, Managerial Accounting, Japanese Style Management and Corporate Governance

Wenkai Li

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

Tsutomu Yokose

Professor
MBA, Keio University, 1994
Courses: Corporate Social Responsibility, Leadership Bootcamp, Negotiation Strategy, Leadership, Japanese Employment Practices and Human Capital Accumulation

Yingying Zhang Zhang

​Professor
Ph.D. in Management Sciences, ESADE – Ramon Llull University,​ 2008​
Courses: ​International Management, General Management, Competing in Emerging Markets, Corporate Strategy, Chinese Management

Zaw Zaw Aung

Associate Professor
Ph.D. in Engineering, Nagaoka University of Technology, 2010
Courses: Digital Business Models, Digital Business Transformation, AI for Business, Management Science

YuenLeng Chow

Associate Professor
Ph.D in Business Administration, Pennsylvania State University, 2008
Courses: Portfolio Management, Advanced Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurial and Venture Finance, Finance and Technology

Hongwei Chuang

Associate Professor
Ph.D. in Finance, National Taiwan University, 2011
Courses: Corporate Finance, Risk Management,
Quantitative Investment and Machine Learning

Alessandro Comai

Associate Professor
Ph.D. in Management Sciences, ESADE – Ramon Llull University, 2016
Courses: Marketing Management, Marketing Intelligence, Consumer Behavior & Digital Marketing

Gaku Funabashi

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Tokyo University, 2014
Courses: Strategic Management, Small to Medium-sized Firms in Japan, Development of Japanese Industries

Husain Salilul Akareem

Assistant Professor
PhD in Marketing, Queensland University of Technology, 2017
Courses: Marketing Research, Marketing Customer Relationship Management, Strategic Brand Management, Integrated Marketing Communications

Mohammed K. Ahmed

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

Toshiro Wakayama

Specially Appointed Professor
Ph.D. , Syracuse University, 1989
Courses: Innovation and New Business Creation,
Strategies for Digital Disruption, Global Strategy in the Digital Age

Hiroyuki Itami

President, International University of Japan
Specially Appointed Professor
Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1972

Visiting Faculty

KIKUCHI, Kunio

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

Takato Hiraki

Ph.D. The University of Arizona, 1983
Courses: Japanese Corporate Finance and Financial System

MAGNIER-WATANABE, Rémy

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Business Sciences,
University of Tsukuba

RAJASEKERA, Jay

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

ROESKE, Mark T

ChangeOut Consulting (Japan and USA) – Principal/President

YAMAZAKI, Yoshitaka

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