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political science professor

Toshio Nishi, Japanese political science professor. Japan Society Research grantee, 1973; Harry S. Truman Library. Institute scholar, 1977.

Background

Nishi, Toshio was born on December 13, 1941 in Osaka, Japan. Son of Masashi and Chieko (Fujimura) Nishi.

Education

Bachelor, Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya, Japan, 1964. Master of Arts, University Washington, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1976.

Career

Account representative J. Walter Thompson Company, New York City, Tokyo, 1968-1970. Research scientist Battelle Memorial Institute, Seattle, 1975-1977. Correspondent Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai Journal, 1985-1991.

Postdoctoral fellow Hoover Institution, Stanford, California, 1977-1991, research fellow, since 1996. Professor Reitaku University, Chiba, Japan, since 1991. Television commentator television Tokyo, 1998-1999.

Guest commentator ABC News "45/85", 3 hr. program on American foreign policies, 1985, "American Caesar", 5 hr. television documentary based on William Manchester, 1985. Lecturer in field.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fencing, photography, survival hiking, weightlifting.

Connections

Married Maria Gotschall, August 18, 1994. Children: Leilan, Takeru.

father:
Masashi Nishi

mother:
Chieko (Fujimura) Nishi

spouse:
Maria Gotschall

child:
Leilan Nishi

child:
Takeru Nishi