Staff

Takashi Matsuoka(Professor), Director

To share and disseminate research & development and its results on international cooperation for Math and Science education.

  • Mathematics Education in Primary and School in Pacific Small Island States
  • Diffusion of Self-sustaining Training on Mathematics Education in Primary and Secondary School in Pacific Small Island States
  • Contact: :matsuoka@naruto-u.ac.jp


Takeshi Kozai (Professor)

To manage INCET's training courses, socialize INCET activities and supervise research and development in various fields for supporting developing countries

  • Project for Expansion of New Curriculum of Teacher Training Institute (IFP)
  • Improvement of teaching methodology of IFPs on In-service education and training in Mozambique
  • Project of Capacity Building of professors of Mathematics and Science for primary and secondary education
  • Project on Improving Access to Quality Primary Education by Community Participation, in charge of training C/P
  • Project on Improving Access to Quality Primary Education by Community Participation, being a course leader of training
  • Contact: kozai@naruto-u.ac.jp


Kensuke Chikamori (Special Professor)

Supervisor of research and development in various fields for supporting developing countries.

esearch, development, results sharing and communication about science and math education cooperation operation.

  • Expert in Strengthening of Teacher Education Program Phase2 (STEP2) in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
  • Contact: chika@naruto-u.ac.jp


Yumiko Ono (Special Professor)

To disseminate the experience of international educational cooperation to the society, develop and study curriculum for multicultural education

To evaluate the training courses, study the change of teachers and the improvement of lessons through the lesson study, and disseminate and share the study's results

  • Short-term expert in the Strengthening of Teacher Education Program Phase2 (STEP2) in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
  • Short-term expert in the Project on Improvement of Literacy Education Management in Afghanistan(LEAF2)
  • Short-term expert in the Mpumalanga Secondary Science Initive (MSSI) in South Africa
  • Contact: onoy@naruto-u.ac.jp


Hiroaki Ozawa (Professor)

Share international educational cooperation experiences, and conduct international education curriculum research & development.
Research, development, results sharing and communication about ICT education cooperation operation.

  • Project for Expansion of New Curriculum of Teacher Training Institute (IFP)
  • Improvement of Lesson Evaluation in Science for English-speaking Sub-Sahara African Countries
  • Leadership Training on Improvement of Pedagogy for Science and Mathematics Education for Francophone Countries in Africa
  • The reeducation programs for secondary math and science teachers in Mpumalanga, South African Republic
  • The counterpart training for the Ethiopia’s resident-participating basic education
    Improvement of Quality of teaching Materials(Short-Term Training)
  • Contact: hiroaki@naruto-u.ac.jp


Miyo Akita(Professor)

Share international educational cooperation experiences, and conduct international education curriculum research & development.

  • Mathematics Education in Primary and School in Pacific Small Island States
  • Diffusion of Self-sustaining Training on Mathematics Education in Primary and Secondary School in Pacific Small Island States
  • Contact: akitam@naruto-u.ac.jp


Hiroki Ishizaka (Associate professor)

Share international education cooperation experiences, and conduct international education curriculum research & development.

Share and disseminate the study results on educational policy and international development issues in developing countries.

  • Project for Expansion of New Curriculum of Teacher Training Institute (IFP)
  • Improvement of Quality of teaching Materials(Short-Term Training)
  • Improvement of teaching methodology of IFPs on In-service education and training in Mozambique
    Project of Capacity Building of professors of Mathematics and Science for primary and secondary education
    Mathematics Education in Primary and School in Pacific Small Island States
    Diffusion of Self-sustaining Training on Mathematics Education in Primary and Secondary School in Pacific Small Island States
  • INSET Management Adviser in Sierra Leone
    Expert for Joint Final Evaluation on the PROMECA in Bolivia
  • Contact: hishizaka@naruto-u.ac.jp


Kazuyuki Tamura(Associate Professor)

Share international educational cooperation experiences, and conduct international education curriculum research & development.

  • Improvement of Lesson Evaluation in Science for English-speaking Sub-Sahara African Countries
    Leadership Training on Improvement of Pedagogy for Science and Mathematics Education for Francophone Countries in Africa
    Improvement of Quality of teaching Materials(Short-Term Training)
  • Co-development of Math & Science Curriculum in Laos
  • Development of Teacher Guide with respect to Life Skill for pre-service training in Myanmar
  • Contact: ktamura@naruto-u.ac.jp

Toru Hayata (Associate Professor)

Share international educational cooperation experiences, and conduct international didactical engineering and epistemology in mathematics education.






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