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Faculty Member

Yuko Nishide

Curriculum Vitae

Born and brought up in Okinawa
Graduated from Department of English Language and Studies, Faculty of Foreign Studies, Sophia University
Completed Master of Public Administration Program (Public and Nonprofit Management), Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
Completed Master of Arts Program (International Relations), Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
Completed Doctoral Program, Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University
Researcher, OSIPP Center for Nonprofit Research and Information, Osaka University
4.2007-present, Associate Professor at Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University

Academic Degree

Doctor of Philosophy (International Public Policy), Osaka University

Current Position

Associate Professor of Non-profit Organizations, Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University

Fields of Research

Nonprofit organizations, social capital

Research Topics

1. Nonprofit Management (Human capital development and capacity building)

2. Social capital and civil society and health

3. Nonprofit education, service learning

4. Cross-sector partnership among nonprofits, government, business and university

5. Social entrepreneur, social enterprise

Courses

Graduate: (Seminars excl.) Non-profit Organizations

Undergraduate:(Seminars excl.) Organization Management, Readings of Economics, Japanese Business and Economy (Omnibus)

Main Research Results

1. Frontier of Social Capital (co-author), Minerva, 2011.

2. Social Capital and Civil Society in Japan, Tohoku University Press, 2009.

3. Role of Social Capital in Disaster Relief, The Keizai Gaku, Annual Report of the Economic Society, Tohoku University, February 2009, vol.69, no.4, pp.21-38.

4. The Japanese Nonprofit Almanac (co-author), OSIPP Center for Nonprofit Research and Information, Osaka University, 2007 (Japanese).

5. Social capital and civic activities in Japan (w/Naoto Yamauchi), The Nonprofit Review, vol.5, no.1, pp.3-28, 2005.

Others (Awards, Contribution to Society etc.)

1. The 8th Japanese Nonprofit Research Association Excellence Award, 2010.

2. Emerging Scholars Award, Association for Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA), 2003.

3. Board member, Japan NPO Research Association (JANPORA) (2008-)

4. Board member, Sendai Miyagi NPO Center (2008-)

Links

Academic Research Staff at Tohoku University
Personal Website

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