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Asian studies educator

Ken'ichi Goto, Japanese Asian studies educator. Member Japan Association for Asian Political and Economic Studies (board directors since 1989), International House of Japan (board directors since 2001), Japan Society for Southeast Asia History (president 1996-1997), International Association Historians of Asia (vice president 1995-1998).

Background

Goto, Ken'ichi was born on March 30, 1943 in Tokyo. Son of Motomi and Yumi Goto.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Waseda University, Tokyo, 1965. Master of Arts in Government, Cornell University, 1971. Dr in Political Science, Keio (Japan) University, 1996.

Career

Member research staff Institute Developing Economies, Tokyo, 1965-1973. Member faculty Institute Social Sciences Waseda University, since 1973, professor, since 1981, director Institute Social Sciences, 1993-1997, dean Graduate School Asia-Pacific Studies, 1998-2000.

Works

Membership

Member Japan Association for Asian Political and Economic Studies (board directors since 1989), International House of Japan (board directors since 2001), Japan Society for Southeast Asia History (president 1996-1997), International Association Historians of Asia (vice president 1995-1998).

Connections

Married Kayo Nagata, February 7, 1970. Children: Sawaka, Motoyuki.

father:
Motomi Goto

mother:
Yumi Goto

spouse:
Kayo Nagata

child:
Sawaka Goto

child:
Motoyuki Goto