How can globalization be understood via wine? Can we 'provincialize Europe' from knowledge production? What is knowledge? How can we envision a more just way of engaging with the historical past and the colonial legacy in Asia? These are some of the questions our faculties are asking on a daily basis and our questions are inflected in our teachings.

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Saeeda Batool

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. in Economics, Quaid-i-Azam University
  • Email: batool [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp
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Helena Čapková

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. in Transnational Visual Culture, UAL, London
  • Email: hcapkova [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Kayoko Fujita

  • Professor
  • M.A., Osaka University
  • Email: fujita18 [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Paul Haimes

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. in Digital and Interaction Design, Edith Cowan University
  • Email: haimes [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Miwa Hirono

  • Professor / Associate Dean
  • Ph.D. in International Relations, Australian National University
  • Email: hirono-1 [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Miki Horie

  • Professor
  • Ph.D. in Educational Policy and Administration, University of Minnesota Twin Cities
  • Email: mhorie [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp
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Yuko Ishihara

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Copenhagen
  • Email: yishihar [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Christopher Johnson

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Alberta
  • Email: cjohnson [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Yasuko Hassall Kobayashi

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D., Australian National University
  • Email: yasukohk [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Ichiro Maekawa

  • Professor / Dean
  • Ph.D., Soka University
  • Email: ichiro-m [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Gian Powell Marquez

  • Associate Professor
  • Eng.D. in Aerospace Engineering, Nagoya University
  • Email: gpbm [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Saeko Ogiso

  • Associate Professor/ Associate Dean
  • Ph.D. in Education, Trinity College Dublin
  • Email: sogiso [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Huseyin Rasit

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D. in Sociology, Yale University
  • Email: hrasit [at] fc.ritsumei.ac.jp

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Christophe Thouny

  • Associate Professor
  • Ph.D., New York University

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Noriko Yamagishi

  • Professor
  • Ph.D., Purdue University

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Norihisa Yamashita

  • Professor
  • M.A., University of Tokyo
  • Email: norihisa [at] ir.ritsumei.ac.jp

Faculty of the Australian National University

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Christopher Hobson

  • Convenor, Bachelor of Asia Pacific Affairs, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Ph.D., Australian National University
  • Email: christopher.hobson [at] anu.edu.au
  • Hours: By appointment