Bachelor in Commerce, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, 1951. Master in Commerce, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, 1953. Doctor in Business Administration, Kobe (Japan) University, 1982.
Teaching assistant, Doshisha U., Kyoto, 1953-1955; lecturer, Doshisha U., Kyoto, 1955-1958; associate professor, Doshisha U., Kyoto, 1958-1967; professor, Doshisha U., Kyoto, since 1967.
Library. Doshisha University, 1989-1991. Member Association for Study of Theory of Personnel Management (president), American Academy Management, Association for Study of Business Administration, Japan Society for Personnel and Labor Research (director).
Married Atsuko Onogi, March 26, 1961. Children: Katsutoshi, Yukihiro.