People

Jun Murai
Dean Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
Professor Jun Murai's research focus is global computer networking and communication. He is known as the ‘Father of Japan’s Internet’.

He has received the Internet Society Jonathan B. Postel Service Award (2005), the Forum of Information Technology Funai Achievement Award (2007), and the Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Personal Award (2004), in recognition of his work.

Professor Murai served as an advisory member of the Japanese Cabinet’s IT Strategy Headquarters from 2000 to 2009. He is currently an advisory member of the Information Security Policy Council within the Cabinet, and a member of the Science Council of Japan.

Professor Murai obtained his Masters in Engineering in 1981, and Ph.D in Computer Science in 1987 from Keio University.
Jim Foster
Director Keio International Center for the Internet and Society
Professor Foster is interested in the intersection of technology and policy with a particular focus on how regulatory frameworks impact on innovation and growth. He is also active on global Internet governance issues, especially as they related to privacy, security and competition policy concerns.

He is a former Vice President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan (ACCJ) and a founder of the ACCJ Internet Economy Task Force, which supports the US-Japan Internet Economy Dialogue.

He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1971 and received his Ph.D. in Government from the University of Washington in Seattle in 1980. He is a former US diplomat and worked as Director of Corporate Affairs for Microsoft Corporation in Tokyo.
Heizo Takenaka
Director
Global Security Research Institute
Jiro Kokuryo
Vice President for International Affairs
Professor Faculty of Policy Studies
Motohiro Tsuchiya
Professor
Graduate School of Media and Governance
Osamu Nakamura
Professor
Environment and Information Studies
Keiko Okawa
Professor
Graduate School of Media Design
Katsuhiko Ogawa
Executive Director
Keio Research Institute
Hideyuki Tokuda
Dean
Graduate School of Media and Governance
Rodney Van Meter
Associate Professor
Environment and Information Studies
Miki Akiyama
Associate Professor
Environment and Information Studies
Fumio Shimpo
Professor
Faculty of Policy Management
Hiroya Tanaka
Associate Professor
Environment and Information Studies
Ikuyo Kaneko
Professor
Graduate School of Media and Governance
Omair Qazi
Managing Director Keio International Center for the Internet & Society
Eiichiro Okuyama
Environment and Information Studies
Keio University
Ikuyo Sakai
Faculty of Policy Management
Keio University
Gentaro Fuse
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Mariko Kiya
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Kahori Tanaka
Environment and Information Studies
Keio University
Ryutaro Katsuta
Environment and Information Studies
Keio University
Monica Pereyaslovska
Environment and Information Studies
Keio University
Ike (Ryota) Dan
Environment and Information Studies
Keio University
Shizuka Deguchi
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Sadayasu Senju
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Takahiro Tsugu
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Takanori Higuchi
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Yukina Sekine
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Mayu Shiomi
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Momo Saito
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Airi Matsumoto
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Azusa Nakazato
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Jo Okabe
Faculty of Law
Keio University
Akiko Orita
Associate Professor
Kanto Gakuin University
Catharina Maracke
Berkman Center for the Internet and Society
Amy Johnson
KICIS Visiting Researcher
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Jun Takei
Director of Internet technology and policy
Intel Global Public Policy