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YAMAMOTO Beverley Anne


health promotion, rare disease patient advocacy, sexual and reproductive health, gender internationalization of education, multicultural societies,

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  • 2006.01.01 - 2010.03.31, Human Sciences, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Associate Professor

  • 2010.04.01 - 2013.03.31, Human Sciences, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Associate Professor

  • 2013.04.01 - , Human Sciences, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Professor

  • 2007.04.01 - 2016.03.31, Global Collaboration Center, Jointly Appointed Professor

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University of Sheffield Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences  East Asian Studies Completed Doctor of Philosophy in East Asian Studies 2000.02
University of Sheffield Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences East Asian Studies Completed Postgraduate Diploma in Japanese Studies 1990.07
University of Nottingham Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences Education Completed Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) 1982.08
University of London Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Sociology and Social Policy Graduated Bachelor of Arts (Hons) 1981.07

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Kwansei Gakuin University Adjunct professor 2017.04 -
University of Oxford, Centre for Health, Law and Emerging Technologies (HeLEX) Academic Affiliate 2019.06 -
University of Sheffield, Faculty of Social Sciences, School of East Asian Studies Honorary Visiting Fellow and Visiting Lecturer 1996.04 - 2013.04
University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, International Research Fellow 2003.04 - 2005.03
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University College of Asia Pacific Studies, Visting professor 2003.04 - 2006.01
Kitakyushu University Graduate School of Social Systems Visiting Professor 2005.04 - 2008.03
London South Bank University, Visting Professor atthe Weeks Centre,, Research activities 2014.02 - 2018.02

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Internationalization of education; youth sexuality; healthy promotion in schools; rare disease patient advocacy.
    Gender studies-related, Sociology of education-related, Sociology-related, Medical management and medical sociology-related

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  • The Japan Society of Adolescentology

  • Comparative and International Education Society

  • Japan Society of Educational Sociology

  • British Association of Japanese Studies

  • Intercultural Education Society of Japan

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Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Social design for health: Ontological vulnerability, life course and planetary health, Beverley Yamamoto, Hiroshi Yamanaka, Yumi Kimura, Gergely Mohácsi, Rie Ogasawara, Humanistic futures of learning: Perspectives from UNESCO Chairs and UNITWIN Networks,pp.91-94, 2020.01, Papers

  • Dynamic Consent: An Evaluation and Reporting Framework, Megan Prictor1 , Megan A. Lewis2, Ainsley J. Newson3, Matilda Haas4,5, Sachiko Baba6, Hannah Kim7, Minori Kokado6, Jusaku Minari8, Fruzsina Molnár-Gábor9, Beverley Yamamoto6, Jane Kaye1,10, and Harriet J. A. Teare1,10, Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 2019.11, Papers

  • Actively Constructing Youself as a Professor: After Appointment, YAMAMOTO BEVERLEY ANNE, The Positioning and Making of Female Professors: Pushing Career Advancement Open,155-176, 2019.10, Papers

  • The diagnosis and treatment of Hereditary Angioedema patients in Japan: A patient reported outcome survey, Iwamoto Kazumasa, Yamamoto Beverley, Ohsawa Isao, Honda Daisuke, Hide Michihiro,第68回目日本アレルギー学会学術学会 68th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Allergology, 2019.06, Conference Report / Oral Presentation

  • The quality of life of Hereditary Angioedema patients in Japan: A patient reported outcome survey, Yamamoto Beverley, Ohsawa Isao, Honda Daisuke, Iwamoto Kazumasa and Hide Michihiro,第68回目日本アレルギー学会学術学会 68th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Allergology, 2019.06, Conference Report / Oral Presentation

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  • Textbook, The world created by kyosei studies, Nobuo FUJIKAWA, Osaka University Press, ISBN, ISBN978-4-87259-542-0, 2016.03

  • Special, A handbook for enhancing English-medium program quality and practice: Towards effective teaching, learning and assessment., Yamamoto, B., Bysouth, D., Osaka University Press, ISBN, 978-4-87259-502-4 C3037, 2015.03

  • Textbook, Gender Studies: Learning about Women 's Studies, Men Studies (Revised Edition), Muta Kazue Ed., Osaka University Press, ISBN, 978-4-87259-497-3 C3036, 2015.03

  • General, 'School for foreigners' in Japan: Transnationality and issues surrounding educational policyransnationality, Shimizu Kokichi, Nakajima Tomoko, Kaji Itaru eds, Akashi Shoten, ISBN, 978-4-7503-4038-8, 2014.07

  • Special, Mapping Changing Identities: New Directions in Uncertain Times, Alexander, Claire; Kaur Raminder and St Louis Brett et al, Routledge, ISBN, 978-0-415-72604-7, 2013.08

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  • Presidential Awards for Achievement in Education, Beverley Anne Yamamoto, Osaka University, 2012.07

Media report 【 display / non-display

  • [Human body: Advanced medical care in Japan] Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) : Symptoms of sudden swelling in various parts of the body, Yomiuri Shinbun, 2016.08

  • [People] Dr. Beverley Ann Yamamoto: A British professor of Osaka University leads the HAE patient group in Japan, Asahi Shinbun, 2016.07

  • We are entering an era where lectures are held in English rather than Japanese even at Osaka University and Kyoto University. English-ization is a life or death issue. The time for hesitating is over., Sankei Newspaper (Kansai area), 2014.03

  • G30 Symposium Part II Linking IB World Schools and G30, Spring, 2013.10

  • Global 30 Universities: Measures for Osaka University to promote internationalization, The Japan Times, 2013.09

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Lecture / Exhibition 【 display / non-display

  • Teenage Pregnancy Network lecture, Teenage Pregnancy Network lecture, 2016.07

  • Hiroshima Univesity Symposium: Aspiring to be a Top Global University, Development of English-Taught Education Programs and Issues surrounding them, 2015.03

  • Hiroshima Univesity Symposium: Aspiring to be a Top Global University, Issues surrounding Japanese Universities in a Globally Competitive Age, 2015.03

  • The 13th Ehime Univesity Seminar on Reforming English Language Education, Transforming environments for English-medium programs and courses, 2015.03

  • International Baccalaureate Study Meeting, The IB from three different perspectives, 2014.09

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Outside Activity Management 【 display / non-display

  • Other, Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power, Member of the editorial committee, 2012.01 -

  • National・Local Public Organization, Kochi Prefecutural Education Committee, Committee for the Promotion of Global Education, 2014.10 -

  • Other, HAE International NGO, 2014.05 -

  • National・Local Public Organization, HAE Japan (NPO), President, 2013.11 -

  • Academic society, Japan Society for Educational Sociology, Committee Member of theDirectorate of International Affairs, Japan Society for Educational Sociology, 2013.10 -

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Other activities 【 display / non-display

  • G30 Human Sciences All-English Undergradute Programme, 2009.04 -