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educator , Human resources specialist

Takashi Kawakita, Industrial sociology educator. Recipient Great Comeback of Entrepreneurship award, 1994. Member Japan Sociological Society, Japan Industrial Rels. Association, Japan Labor Management Association, American Society Human Resource Management, International Industrial Rels. Association.

Background

Kawakita, Takashi was born on January 25, 1948 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Kanzabro and Shizue (Sakamoto) Kawakita.

Education

Bachelor in Liberal Arts, Tokyo University, 1971. Master Sociology, Tokyo University, 1973. Postgraduate, Tokyo University, 1976.

Career

Assistant professor National Ibaragi University, Mito, Japan, 1976-1983. Associate professor industrial sociology Tokyo University Foreign Studies, 1983-1990. Professor human resource management Hosei University Business School, Tokyo, since 1990.

Professor career development Hosei University Lifelong Learning and Career Studies, since 2003. Chief director Hosei University Career Center, since 2005. Senior researcher Japan Institute Labor, Tokyo, 1988—1998.

Labor consultant Tokyo Metropolitan Government Labor Research, 1980—2000. Visiting researcher Cornell University, 1986—1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Industrial Change and Personnel Management, 1989, Human Resource Management, 2004.

Membership

Member Japan Sociological Society, Japan Industrial Rels. Association, Japan Labor Management Association, American Society Human Resource Management, International Industrial Rels. Association.

Connections

Married Reiko Akiyama, February 27, 1951. 1 child, Mari.

father:
Kanzabro Kawakita

mother:
Shizue (Sakamoto) Kawakita

spouse:
Reiko Akiyama

child:
Mari Kawakita