Japan Institute for National Fundamentals
https://jinf.jp/

Board Members

Board Members

Here are board members of the Institute

Directors and Auditor

President Yoshiko SAKURAI Journalist
Vice President Tadae TAKUBO Professor Emeritus, Kyorin University
Vice President Katsuhiko TAKAIKE Lawyer
Vice President Yoshito OGURA Company Executive
Director Hironobu ISHIKAWA Journalist
Director Takashi ITO Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo
Director Yasuo OHARA Professor Emeritus, Kokugakuin University
Director Minoru KITAMURA Professor, Ritsumeikan University
Director Tadashi SAITO Former Director, Bungei Shunju Ltd.
Director Shiro TAKAHASHI Professor, Meisei university
Director Saburo TSUKAMOTO Former Chairman, Democratic Socialist Party
Director Ryutaro TSUCHIDA Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo
Director Taikin TEI Professor Emeritus, Tokyo Metropolitan University
Director Tadashi NARABAYASHI Professor, Graduate School,Hokkaido University
Director Osamu NISHI Professor Emeritus, Komazawa University
Director George HARA CEO, DEFTA Partners
Director Yoshifumi HIBAKO Former Chief of Staff, JGSDF
Director Sukehiro HIRAKAWA Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo
Director Koichi FURUSHO Former Chief of Staff, JMSDF
Director Hiroshi FURUTA Professor, College of Social Sciences,University of Tsukuba
Director Yoshito HORI Presidente,GLOBIS University Managing Partner,Capital Partners
Director Akira MOMOCHI Professor, Nihon University
Director Yoshihiko YAMADA Professor, Tokai University
Director Taro YAYAMA Political Analyst
Director Toshio WATANABE Executive advisor for academic affairs, Takushoku University
Auditor Yukio GOTO Lawyer
Professor, Teikyo University
Former Prosecutor, Kyoto Public Prosecutors Office

Council Members

Chairman Shohei UMEZAWA Former Professor, Shobigakuen University
Vice Chairman Kazuhiro ARAKI Representative, Investigation Commission on Missing Japanese Probably Related to North Korea (COMJAN) Professor, Overseas State of Affairs Research Institute, Takushoku University
Council Member Naruhiko UEDA President, Japan Defense Research Center
Council Member OH Sonfa Professor, Takushoku University
Council Member Yujiro OIWA Professor, Tokyo International University
Council Member Nobuyuki KAJI Professor Emeritus, Osaka University
Council Member Hiroyasu KATO Director, Buisiness Institute
Council Member Hideaki KANEDA Special Researcher, The Okazaki Institute
Council Member Sumihiko KAWAMURA Representative, Sumihiko Kawamura Institute
Council Member Mamoru SATO Military Analyst
Special Researcher, The Okazaki Institute
Council Member Yoichi SHIMADA Professor, Fukui Prefectural University
Council Member Koichi SUGIYAMA Composer
Council Member Yu SERIZAWA President, Forma Corporation
Council Member Akihiko TATEBAYASHI Editor in Chief, History Buff
Council Member Yasushi TOMIYAMA Journalist
Council Member Tsutomu NISHIOKA Professor, Tokyo Christian University
Council Member Kazuyoshi HANADA Editor in Chief, Will
Council Member Hidehiro HAMAYA Professor Emeritus, Mie Chukyo University
Council Member Izumi HAYASHI Lawyer
Council Member Hayaru Fukuda Professor, Meiji University
Council Member Miki FUCHIBE President, Business Land Vice Chairman, Okinawa Association of Corporate Executives

Adviser

Adviser Shigeo HIRAMATSU Former Director, Research Office, The National Institute for Defense

Planning Committee Members

Planning Committee Member Yoshiko SAKURAI Journalist
Planning Committee Member Tadae TAKUBO Professor Emeritus, Kyorin University
Planning Committee Member Hironobu ISHIKAWA Journalist
Planning Committee Member Yujiro OIWA Professor, Tokyo International University
Planning Committee Member Fumio OTA Vice Admiral(Ret.)
Planning Committee Member Yoichi SHIMADA Professor, Fukui Prefectural University
Planning Committee Member Katsuhiko TAKAIKE Lawyer
Planning Committee Member Satoshi TOMISAKA Professor, Takushoku University
Planning Committee Member Yasushi TOMIYAMA Journalist
Planning Committee Member Tsutomu NISHIOKA Professor, Tokyo Christian University
Planning Committee Member Hiroshi YUASA Sankei Shimbun special press

Guest Researcher

Guest Researcher Syunichi AKASOFU Professor Emeritus, Alaska University
Guest Researcher James AUER Director,Center for U.S.-Japan Studies and Cooperation
Professor Emeritus, Vanderbilt University
Guest Researcher Hidenori IJIRI Professor, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Guest Researcher Hiroshi ITO Corporate Officer, Cyber Security Laboratory, LAC Holdings, Inc
Guest Researcher Kazuhiko INOUE Journalist
Guest Researcher Masato USHIO critic
Guest Researcher Yukiharu OKAMOTO Professor Emeritus, Osaka International University
Guest Researcher Miki Kase Adjunct Fellow,American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
Guest Researcher Jyo KANATANI Part‐time Instructor, Ritsumeikan University
Guest Researcher Pema GYALPO Professor, Toin University of Yokohama
Guest Researcher Masanori KONDO Senior Associate Professor, International Christian University
Guest Researcher Misa SAKURABAYASHI Military Journalist
Guest Researcher Rikio SHIKAMA Former Ambassador of Chili
Guest Researcher Hidetoshi TASHIRO Professor, Business Breakthrough University
Guest Researcher Shigenobu TAMURA Assistant to director, Policy Research Council, LDP
Guest Researcher Kevin DOAK Professor, Georgetown University
Guest Researcher Kenrou NAGOSHI Professor, International Situation Institute Takusyoku University
Guest Researcher Tosyu NOGUCHI Former Sankei Shimbun China correspondent
Guest Researcher Ryoichi HAMAMOTO Professor, Akita International University
Guest Researcher Takeshi HARA Vice President, The Military History Society of Japan
Guest Researcher Satoshi FUJII Professor, Kyoto University
Guest Researcher Shigeru HORI Modern and Current history Scholar
Guest Researcher Kazunobu HORIUCHI Professor,Reitaku University
Guest Researcher Hyon HON Former Korian Minister
Guest Researcher Takefumi MATSUI Director, Planetary Exploration Recearch Center Chiba Insutitute of Technology
Guest Researcher Manabu MATSUDA Former Member of the House of Representatives
Visiting Professor,University of Tokyo
Guest Researcher Ronald A.MORSE Former Professor,University Reitaku University