IAHR Executive Committee Members 2015-2020
Publications Officer : Satoko Fujiwara, Japan
Publications Officer: Satoko Fujiwara
Professor of the Department of Religious Studies, University of Tokyo, Japan.
B.A/M.A., Religious Studies, University of Tokyo.
Ph.D., History of Religions, the Divinity School, University of Chicago (Dissertation title: “The Emergence of the Sacred: A Historical and Theoretical Critique of a Key Concept in the Study of Religion”).
Fields of specialization: theories of religious studies, comparative study of religious education
Memberships in Professional Organizations:
Japanese Association for Religious Studies (International Connections Committee member)
Science Council of Japan (Humanities and Social Sciences Section’s Secretary)
Japan Sociological Society
American Academy of Religion
International Association for the History of Religions (Executive Committee member, 2010-present)
Memberships in Journal Editorial Board:
Member of the editorial board of Journal of Religion in Japan (2012-present)
Member of the editorial board of Religion and Education (2011-present)
Member of the editorial board of Numen (2010-present)
Member of the international advisory board of British Journal of Religious Education (2006-present)
Member of the editorial board of Teaching Theology and Religion (2006-present)