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Mitch Yamasaki

Mitch Yamasaki, Japanese history educator. Named Outstanding Teacher and Leader, Sears, Roebuck & Company, 1991. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians (committee on teaching since 1994), National Council for History Education.

Background

  • Yamasaki, Mitch was born on April 7, 1951 in Tokyo. Came to the United States, 1959. Son of Hisao and Fusako (Hirose) Yamasaki.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, University Hawaii, 1974. Master of Arts in History, University Hawaii, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in History, University Hawaii, 1989.

    Career

    • Research statistician State Department Social Services, Honolulu, 1980-1984. Senior research analyst Hawaii State Judiciary, 1984-1988. Associate professor history Chaminade University Honolulu, since 1988.

      State coordinator National History Day, College Park, Maryland, since 1991.

    Works

    • Editor: Chaminade History Review.

    Membership

    Member American History Association, Organization American Historians (committee on teaching since 1994), National Council for History Education.

    Connections

    • father: Hisao Yamasaki
    • mother: Fusako (Hirose) Yamasaki
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    Born April 7, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      University Hawaii
    • 1978
      University Hawaii
    • 1989
      University Hawaii
    • 1980 - 1984
      Research statistician State Department Social Services
      Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
    • 1984 - 1988
      senior, research analyst Hawaii State Judiciary
    • 1988
      associate, professor history Chaminade University Honolulu

    Award