BS in Seismology Kyoto Univ, MS in Geotech UCB, Ph.D. Karagandy Univ, Kazakh, Dr.Eng. Kyoto Univ.
1985 Registered Professional Engineer (Geotechnical Engineering)
1980-2003 Lecturer, Dep. of Geo Eng., Kobe Univ.
2003-2004 Visiting Prof, Dep. of Geo Eng., Tokushima Univ.
2006-2013 Visiting Prof, Dep. of World Cultural Heritage, Cyber University, Japan
2005-present Invited Prof, Eurasian National Univ, Astana, Kazakhstan
Professional/Academic Committee Membership:
1985-1995 Member of Earthquake Disaster Prevention for Osaka City
2003-2014 Member of Arbitration, Osaka District Court
2009-present, Chaiman, ATC19, ISSMGE