Toru Nomura

Toru Nomura

Professor Emeritus
Born1952
DegreesM.A,(History)
Other Positions Currently HeldLectuer, Kansai Gaidai University
Short BiographyAcademic career;
M.A. in Asian history, Graduate School, Aoyama Gakuin University (1976),
Ph.D. candidate, Graduate School, Jabatan Sejarah, Fakulti Sastera, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (1985-87),
Job career;
Ass. Prof., Kansai Gaidai University, Staff of Japan External Trade Oraganization (JETRO), Visiting research fellow of Harvard Yenching Institute, Harvard University (1999-2000)
Areas of ExpertiseMalay-Indonesian language, History of Southeast Asia(esp. history of Malay world.), History of railways
AffiliationsJapan Society for Southeast Asian Studies,
Perhimpunan Pengkaji Indonesia Seluruh Jepang,
Railway History Society of Japan,
Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society
Selected PublicationsPrevious career;Japan External Trade Organization(1976-77)
Kansai Univ. of Foreign Studies(1980-90)
Harvard-Yenching Institute(1999-2000)
Major Field;Malay-Indonesian language, History of Southeast
Asia, History of Transport with special focus on railway and urban transport etc.
Message to StudentsMy motto; "Carpe diem" (Pluck the day). Please do not forget that university is the place to inspire each others' intellectual curiosity. Please stop smoking habit as it harms yourself as well as other people.
Contact Information5322 Endo Fujisawa, Kanagawa 252-0882 Japan
Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus
nomura [ at ] sfc.keio.ac.jp
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