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Agnes Mieko Watanabe-Muraoka Edit Profile

educator , counseling administrator

Agnes Mieko Watanabe-Muraoka, Japanese counseling administrator, educator. Certified counselor 1997. Recipient Research award, Japan Association Counseling Science, 1981, award, Penn State Alumni Association, 2004, International Leadership. award, National Career Development Association, 2004, American Counseling Association, 2004.

Background

Watanabe-Muraoka, Agnes Mieko was born on January 13, 1943 in Gifu-Shi, Gifu-Ken, Japan. Daughter of Yoshishige and Chizko (Watanabe) Watanabe.

Education

Bachelor, Sophia University, Tokyo, 1965. Master of Education, Boston College, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1980.

Career

Senior researcher Japan Institute Labour, Tokyo, 1972—1989. Professor Meiji Gakuin University, 1989—1997. Professor, director career center University Tsukuba, Tsukuba-Shi, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Certified counselor 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Counseling Psychology, 1996, Find Your Future, 1993, Introduction to Counseling, 1993, Career Guidance, 1991.

Membership

Member of International Association Education & Vocational Guidance, Japan Association Career Design (director since 2007).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, golf.

Connections

Married Hajime Muraoka.

father:
Yoshishige Watanabe

mother:
Chizko (Watanabe) Watanabe

spouse:
Hajime Muraoka.