CHAIR IN US-JAPAN RELATIONS

The Paul I. Terasaki Endowed Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations is devoted to a distinguished teaching program designed to bring experts in the field of Japanese studies and U.S.-Japan relations to UCLA.

Members

Kojin Karatani

2016-2017 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor/Author/Literary and Cultural Critic

Hiroshi Hara

2016-2017 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo

Hirokazu Toeda

2014-2015 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations

Shinji Yamashita

2014 - 2015 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor of Cultural Anthropology and Human Security Program, University of Tokyo

Hiroko Hara

2013-2014 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor at the Graduate School of Humanities, Josai University

Stefan Tanaka

2010-2011 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor, Department of History, University of California, San Diego

Daniel Foote

2009-2010 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor of Law, University of Tokyo

Shigeru Nakayama

2008-2009 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor Emeritus, School of International Business Administration, Kanagawa University

Thomas Rimer

2005-2008 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor, University of Pittsburgh

Hiroshi Yoneyama

2001 - 2004 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Associate Professor, Ritsumeikan University

Ronald Morse

2001-2004 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor, Reitaku University

Akimasa Mitsuta

2000 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor, Obirin University

Sam Jameson

2000 Terasaki Chair in U.S.-Japan Relations; Tokyo Bureau Chief, LA Times