Faculty of Social Studies Department of Education and Culture
Assistant Professor
Last Updated :2021/10/24

Researcher Profile and Settings

Profile and Settings

  • Research funding number


Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences/History - Japan
  • Humanities & social sciences/History - Asia/Africa
  • Humanities & social sciences/International relations

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Faculty of Social Studies Department of Education and Culture, Doshisha University, 2020/04 - Today
  • J. F. Oberlin University, 2019/04 - 2020/03
  • School of International and Public Policy, Hitotsubashi University, 2018/09 - 2020/03
  • Global Education Center, Waseda University, 2015/04 - 2020/03
  • Hitotsubashi University, 2018/04 - 2019/09

Academic Degrees

  • 博士(政治学), 早稲田大学

Association Memberships


Published Papers

  • Shifting away from the public to miscellaneous: The case of Korean schools in Tokyo
    Safa Choi
    Japan Border Review, 8, Mar. 2018
  • The Rise and Fall of Korean Schools in Post-war Japan
    Safa Choi
    The Waseda study of politics and public law., 108, Apr. 2015

Conference Activities & Talks

  • How were the remittances sent from North Korea to Korean schools in 1957:The role of the Japanese government and Red Cross
    Safa Choi
    Transnational Asian, 16 Dec. 2019, English
  • "A first step" toward the Unification: North Korea's Educational Support for Korean Schools in Japan
    Safa Choi
    Zainichi Koreans in the 21st Century: Assimilation, Re-ethnicisation, Education and Next Generation, 01 Dec. 2018, English, Oral presentation (general)
  • Looking at Zainichi Korean History through Global History
    Safa Choi
    Global Dipomacy: A Post-Institutional Approach, 30 Aug. 2018, English
  • The Continuity of Korean Schools in Japan: The Link between Japan and North Korea after the Independence of Japan
    Safa Choi
    31 Oct. 2015
  • Looking back at Waseda's training for new tutors
    The Seventh Symposium on Writing Centers in Asia, Mar. 2015, English, Oral presentation (general)
  • Tutors’ views on training for new tutors: Waseda’s case
    Jan. 2015, English, Oral presentation (general)
  • The Establishment of Public Korean Schools in Japan : From the Perspective of Japan’s Responsibility for the Colonization of Korea
    Safa Choi
    Aug. 2014, Oral presentation (general)

Teaching Experience

  • Experiential Education Practicum 1
    Doshisha University
  • Sophomore Seminar 1
    Doshisha University
  • First Year Seminar
    Doshisha University
  • Multicultural Societies, Education and Culture 1
    Doshisha University