Executive Committee


ASCJ Executive Committee

 New members can be proposed at the Business Meeting held on the Sunday morning of the conference.  All registered participants are qualified to attend and to vote. Dates in brackets indicate the committee member’s last date of reelection.


Christopher Bondy, International Christian University, Japanese Society, Vice President [July 9, 2017]

Roger Brown, Saitama University, Modern Japanese History [July 9, 2017]

Mark E. Caprio,
 Rikkyo University, Korean History, President [July 9, 2017]

Edward Drott, Sophia University, Japanese religions [July 9, 2017]

Robert Eskildsen, International Christian University, Japanese History, Treasurer [July 9, 2017]

Karl Friday, Saitama University, Japanese History, Vice President [July 9, 2017]

Thomas Gill, Meiji Gakuin University, Social Anthropology [July 9, 2017]

Bettina Gramlich-Oka, Sophia University, Japanese History, CoC Representative [July 9, 2017]

Jenine Heaton, Kansai University, Taiwanese Studies [July 9, 2017]

Christopher Hess, Sophia University, Chinese History, Webmaster [July 9, 2017]

Koichiro Matsuda, Rikkyo University, Japanese Political Thought, [July 9, 2017]

Yoshie Moriki, International Christian University, Asian Anthropology [July 9, 2017]

Noriko Murai, Sophia University, Art History [July 3, 2016]

Sven Saaler, Sophia University, Modern Japanese History [July 9, 2017]

Matthew Strecher, Sophia University, Japanese Literature [July 3, 2016]

Yusuke Tanaka, Meiji Gakuin University, Japanese Intellectual History, Books/Displays [July 9, 2017]

Alex Vesey, Meiji Gakuin University, Comparative Cultural History, Publicity [July 3, 2016]

Michael Watson, Meiji Gakuin University, Japanese Literature [July 9, 2017]

Hyangjin Lee, Rikkyo University, Asian Film Study [July 9, 2017]

Lisa Yinghong Li, J.F. Oberlin University, Chinese Literature [June 30, 2017]