YAMADA REIKO
Faculty of Social Studies Department of Education and Culture
Professor
Last Updated :2020/10/31

Researcher Profile and Settings

Research Interests

  • IRstudy
  • Global Competency in STEM higher education
  • STEM and social sciences and humanities
  • comparative study of higher education policy
  • learning outcomes measurement

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences/Education - general
  • Humanities & social sciences/Sociology

Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles, 1991
  • University of California, Los Angeles, School of Education, 1991
  • University of California, Los Angeles, 1989
  • University of California, Los Angeles, School of Education, 1989
  • Doshisha University, Faculty of Letters, 1978
  • Doshisha University, Faculty of Literature, 1978

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. in Education, University of California, Los Angeles
  • M.A. in Education, University of California, Los Angeles

Published Papers


  • 2018, English
  • (論文)Active Lerning for Global Citizenship and Roles of Liberal Education in the 21st Century:Based on Comparative Analysis of Self-Reports of Students in Japan and the USA(査読有)
    Reiko Yamada
    教育文化, (27)87 - 106, 2018
  • (報告書)How We Measure Learning Outcomes of University Education 『塚原修一科研報告書』
    2017
  • (報告書)Proceedings of Research Cluster Conference of APHERP 2014
    2014
  • (論文)Gains in Learning Outcomes of Japanese University Students in the Globalized World pp. 110-120 in 大規模継続データの構築を通した大学生の認知的・情緒的成長課程の国際比較研究 平成22-25年度科学研究費補助金研究基盤研究(A)課題番号22243047 山田礼子研究代表 2014
    2014
  • (論文)The Direction of Japanese Higher Education Policy for Globalization: What is the Mearning of Campus Internationalization?in Proceedings of Research Cluster Conference of APHERP pp.81-97 2014
    2014
  • (論文)Gains in Learning Outcomes of College Students in Japan:Comparative Study between Academic Fields, The International Education Journal: Comparative Perspectives, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp.100-118 (査読有)
    2014
  • (論文)Possibility of Continuous Large Scale Student Survey: Multi-level Analysis of JCIRP, Journal of Education and Culture, No. 22, pp.68-95 2013
    2013
  • (論文)「The Development of JCIRP in Japanese Higher Education: What We have Done and What We will do, in Quality Assurance for Higher Education and Assessment: Higher Education Policy and Quality Assurance in Globalization, Report of Roundtable Internatio・・・
    Yamada R
    Kyoto: Center for Higher Education and Student Research, Doshisha University, 23 - 38, 2012
  • (論文)The Quality of Students' Learning and the Articulation between High School and University, Quality in Higher Education: Adapting to Meet the Challlenges of the Globalization Era, Report of Roundtable International February 2012 (Editors, Yamada R.,・・・
    2012
  • (報告書共著)JFS and JCSS: A Questionnaire System for Teaching Improvement in Japan in Internatinal symposium on Professional Development in Higher Education, Hokkaido University & University of Tsukuba, Japan
    77 - 87, 2009
  • (論文)Learning Outcomes of College Students in Japan: comparative Analysis of between and within University(査読有)
    山田 礼子
    Higher Education Forum, (5)125 - 140, 2008
  • (論文)A Comparative Study of Japanese and US First-year Seminars: Examining Differences and Commonalities(査読有)
    山田 礼子
    Research in Higher Education, 39287 - 305, 2008
  • (論文)Strucutural Analysis of Japanese First-Year Programs and Assessment of First-Year Students(査読有)
    山田 礼子
    Journal of the Liberal and General Education Society of Japan, 92 - 101, 2006
  • (論文)University Reform in the Post-massification Era in Japan: Analysis of Government Education Policy for the 21st Century(査読有)
    山田 礼子
    『Higher Education Policy 14 』, (4)277 - 291, 2001
  • (論文)Higher Education Reform Toward Lifelong Learning Society:Japan's Experience (査読有)
    山田 礼子
    CAEL Forum Fall 1999 Council for Adult and Experiential Learning, 23(1), 1999
  • (論文)Structural Difference of Japanese Professional Graduate Programs and American Professional Schools
    山田 礼子
    北海道大学高等教育機能開発総合センター『高等教育ジャーナル』, (5), 1998
  • (論文)The Theoretical Framework of Educational Movements in America 1820~1990 and Education in Meiji Japan: A Comparative Analysis
    山田 礼子
    『PHP研究レポート』, 11137 - 148, 1997
  • (論文) Analysis of the Role of Continuing Higher Education in the United States
    山田 礼子
    広島大学・大学研究センター『大学論集』, (26)249 - 270, 1996
  • (論文)The Gender Roles of Japanese Women: An Assessment of Gender Roles of Japanese Housewives in the United States
    山田 礼子
    PHP研究レポート PHP総合研究所, (9), 1995
  • (論文)The Problems and Future Perspective of Japanese Continuing Higher Education:Recent Trends of Japanese Graduate Programs for Professionals
    山田 礼子
    『The Proceedings of International Conference Teacher Education: Innovative Alternatives for the 21st Century』 Chulalongkorn University, 1995
  • (論文)Higher Education and Gender Role in Japanese Society (査読有)
    Prospects International Bureau of Education, Vol.15(No.4)79 - 92, 1995
  • (論文)Emergence of Inequality Issue of Educational Opportunities in Japan
    山田 礼子
    『PHP研究レポート』, 10189 - 202, 1995
  • (論文)Higher Education in Partnership with Industry:The Necessity to Employ Off the Job Training System
    山田 礼子
    International Journal of Lifelong Education, (12)2 , 1994
  • STEM Higher Education Policy and the Trend of New Interdisciplinary STEM Programs: A Comparative Perspective
    Reiko Yamada, Zhang Wenya
    China Higher Education Research, (2, 2019)86 - 91, 2019

Books etc

  • (共著)Transformation toward Pro-Learning Outcomes in Japanese Higher Education Institutions: The Role and Challenges of Assessment for Student Engagement in Student Engagement and Quality Assurance in Higher Education, Ed. Masahiro Tanaka, Routledge (査読有)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2019, pp.149-161
  • (共著)Reiko Yamada., Aki Yamada, Higher Education Governance and the Institutional Research:Emergence of New Role in the Post-Massification Era in Japan in Massification of Higher Education in Asia; Consequences, Policy Responses and Changing Governance, Ed
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018, pp.129-147
  • (共著)Comparative Study of Student Learning and Experiences of Japanese and South Korean Students, in Assessment of Learning Outcomes in Hihger Education: Cross-National Comparisons and Perspectives, Eds. Olga Zlatkin-Troitschanskaia, Miriam Toepper, Hand
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018, pp.285-308
  • (共著)Preface, The Impact of STEM Research in a Knowledge-Based Society and the Need of Integrated Study of STEM and Other Disciplines in New Directions of STEM Research and Learning in the World Ranking Movement, Eds.John N.Hawkins., Aki Yamada., Reiko Yam
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018, pp.v-ix
  • (共著)Educational Policy across the World:How STEM Disciplines Deal with Twenty-first Century Learning Outcomes and Challenges in New Directions of STEM Research and Learning in the World Ranking Movement, Eds. John N. Hawkins., Aki Yamada., Reiko Yamada.,
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018, pp. 1-16
  • (共著)Aki Yamada., Reiko Yamada, Recent Implementation of Active Learning in Japanese Higher Education ISBN 978-953-51-6405-0. in Active Learning, Ed. Silvio Manuel Brito, IntechOpen (査読有)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018
  • (編著)New Directions of STEM Research and Learning in the World Ranking Movement: A Comparative Perspective.John N. Hawkins, Aki Yamada, Reiko Yamada, and W. Jameas Jacob (Eds), Palgrave macmillan, pp.164
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018
  • (共著)Productivity, Quality and Performance Excellence. in Raising Productivity in Higher Education, Asia Productivity Organization
    YAMADA Reiko
    2017, Joint author, pp.34-44, Music
  • (共著)"Measuring Learning Outcomes on General and Liberal Arts Education: Integration of Direct and Indirect Assessment in Student Learning: Assessment, Perceptions and Strategies , Ed. Dale Bowen(査読有)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016, pp.81-100
  • (共著)Aki Yamada & Reiko Yamada. Impact of Globalization on Japanese Higher Education Policy: Examining Campus Internationalization and Challenge of Japanese Universities. in Higher Education: Global Perspectives, Emerging Challenges and Opportunities,
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016, pp.103-120
  • (共著)Impact of Globalization on Japanese Higher Education Policy:Examining Government Control and Quality Assurance in The Palgrave Handbook of Asia Pacific Higher Education, Eds. CCS. Collins, M. N.N. Lee, J. N. Hawkins and D.E. Neubauer, Palgrave Macmi
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016, pp.409-422
  • (共著)Comparison of Student Experiences in the Era of Massification: Analysis of Student Data from Japan, Korea and the USA. In Managing International Connectivity, Diversity of Learning and chaning Labour Markets; East Asian Perspectives, Ed. Ka Ho. Mok
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016, pp.169-186
  • (共著)What Makes the Quality of Students' Learning? Focusing on the Articulation Between High School and University, in Mass Higher Education Development in East Asia Eds. Jung Cheol Shin, Gerard A. Postiglione, Futao Huang, Springer(査読有)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2015, pp.207-230
  • (共著)Student Learning through Active Learning: How Learning Commons Support Students' Independent Learning in Technology and Workplace Skills for the Twenty-First Century: Asia Pacific Universities in the Globalized Economy, Eds. D. E. Neubauer & Kamil
    YAMADA Reiko
    2015, pp.77-94
  • (共著)Comparative Analysis of Learning Outcomes :Assessment Policy Contexts in Higher Education Learnining Outcomes Assessment: International Perspectives Ed. Hamish Coates, Peter Lang Edition (査読有)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014, pp.33-48
  • (編著)Measuring Quality of Undergraduate Education in Japan: Comparative Perspective in a Knowledge Based Society, R. Yamada Ed., Springer, pp.221
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014, Scholarly book
  • (共著)“The Present Situation of Quality Enhancement in Japan” in Enhancing Quality in Higher Education: International Perspectives (Eds. Ray Land and George Gordon), Routledge, pp.213-224.
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013, Joint author, Scholarly book
  • (共著)Strcutural Transformation of Japanese Higher Education: Adopting to Meet Challenges posed by Globalization and market Economy in The Dynamics of Higher Education Development in East Asia(Eds. Deane Neubauer, Jung Cheol Shin., John N. Hawkins), Palgrav
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013, Joint author
  • (共著)The Changing Structure of Japanese Higher Education: Globalization, Mobility, and Massification, Mobility and Migration in Asian Pacific Higher Education Eds. D , E. Neubauer and, K, Kuroda, Palgrave Macmillan, (査読有)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2012, pp.83-104
  • (共著)“Accountability and Assessment” in Japan: Economic, Political and Social Issues/ (Editor, Shimizu, K., Ishii, S.), Chapter 2
    YAMADA Reiko
    2008, pp. 25-44
  • (共著)“Accountability and Assessment: New Era of Japanese Higher Education” in New Directions in Higher Education,(Editor, Nata R.) Chapter 9.
    YAMADA Reiko
    2005, pp.183-202
  • (博士論文)Gender Roles of Japanese Women:Assessment of Gender Role Norms of Japanese Housewives Living in USA (University of California Los Angels)
    YAMADA Reiko
    1993
  • (修士論文)Accessibility of Part-time Students to Japanese Graduate Schools - A case study (University of California Los Angels)
    YAMADA Reiko
    1989

Conference Activities & Talks

  • Building Japan’s Knowledge Nodes in Asia (30th SASE Annual Meeting at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018
  • 〇Zlatkin-Troitschanskaia, Olga; Yamada, Reiko; Shirakawa, Yuji; Lautenbach, Corinna; Kuhn, Christiane, Molerov, Dimitar, Toepper, MiriamA Cross-national Analysis of 21st Century Generic Skills in German and Japanese Higher Education University of Giesen G
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018
  • "STEAMM: Science x Arts x Humanities Comments (大阪大学COデザインセンター・シンポジウム 大阪大学) "
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018
  • STEM Higher Education Policy and the Trend of New Interdisciplinary STEM Programs: Comparative Perspective (International Forum on Higher Education, 18th Session & Academic Annual Conference, Ninbo, China)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018
  • STEM Higher Education Policy and the Trend of New Interdisciplinary STEM Programs (Seminar at Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2018
  • STEM-oriented Educational Policy across the World and Challenges: How STEM Disciplines Deal with 21st Learning Outcomes? (APHERP Research Cluster: World Ranking Trends 2,017、Doshisha University, Kyoto)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2017
  • Impact of Higher Education Policy on Private Universities in Japan: From Macro and Micro Perspective (Workshop: An Institutional Response to Neoliberal Policy In East Asia at Seoul National University)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2017
  • Comparison of Student Experiences in the Era of Massification: Analysis of Student Data of Japan, Korea and the United States 5/16/2017 (National Chiayi University)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2017
  • Student Engagement for Quality Assurance of University Education: A Comparison between Sweden, Finland, England, the USA, Australia, Taiwan, and Japan. (International Conference, Tsukuba University, Tokyo)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Active Learning for Global Citizenship: Reform on Curriculum, Pedagogies, and Practices of Japanese Higher Education, (UCLA GSE & IS Conference on Global Citizenship Education)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Direct and indirect assessment of student learning outcomes tested in Japanese higher education、Reiko Yamada, Rie (TASE 22nd Forum May 21st, 2016 Chun Jen University (中正大学))
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Self-claimed ability vs. tested ability of students: a case study in Japan Reiko Yamada, Rie Mori, Yuji Shirakawa, (55thAIR Forum, New Orleans, LA)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • The Implementation of IR and QA Mechanism:Governance and the Institutional Research in Japanese University、Higher Education Institutional Research Workshop、IR and Quality Assurance in Higher Education (HEEACT and TAIR、Taipei,)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Structural Transformation of Japanese Higher Education: The Process of Campus IStructural Transformation of Japanese Higher Education in the Globalization Era, (ACE 2016 Kobe)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Active Learning for Global Citizenship and Roles of Liberal Arts Education in the 21st Century: Based on Self-Reports of Students in Japan and the USA, (ICUwork Shop, Tokyo)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Higher Education Reform under the Digital Age towards Productivity Consciousness, Conference on Raising Productivity in Higher Education, (Asian Productivity Organization, Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration-Indonesia)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Productivity, Quality and Performance Excellence in Higher Education,Conference on Raising Productivity in Higher Education、(Asian Productivity Organization, Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration-Indonesia)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Role of IR in Japan: The Significance of IR Consortium, (Taiwan Assessment and Evaluation Association, Taipei, Taiwan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2016
  • Emerging Role of IR in Japan: On National Survey with Comparative Views, Reiko Yamada, Shigeru Asano, Masayuki Kobayashi, Rie Mori,(54th AIR Forum, Denver, Colorado)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2015
  • Developing IR to  Inform Sustainable Collegiate Learning Environment. Reiko Yamada, Rie Mori, (第67回日本教育社会学会、駒沢大学、東京)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2015
  • The Direction of Japanese Higher Education Policy for Globalization: What is the Meaning of Campus Internationalization? (APHERP Research Cluster Meeting, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014
  • Comparison of Student Experiences in a Globalized Society: Analysis of Student Data of Japan, Korea and the United States、(第66回日本教育社会学会、松山大学、愛媛)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014
  • Higher Education Governance and the Institutional Research in Japanese University, (The 2nd Conference of Higher Education Research Association at Seoul National University)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014
  • Comparison of Student Experiences in the Era of Massification: Analysis of Student Data of Japan, Korea and the United States, (APHERP Senior seminar, Hong Kong Institute of Education)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014
  • Structural Transformation of Japanese Higher Education in the Globalization : Possible research for APHERP (University of Hawaii, Manoa, Hawaii)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014
  • Governance and the Institutional Research (The China-Korea International Seminar on Higher Education, Renmin University of China, Beiging, China)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2014
  • Japanese Higher Education in the New Era: To Deal with Quality Assurance and Massification Movement
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013
  • Gains in Learning Outcomes of Japanese University Students in the Globalized World  、(APHERP, Round Table International 2013, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013
  • Gains in Learning Outcomes of Korean and Japanese College Students :Based on Cases of Japanese Students、(53rd AIR, San Diego, USA)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013
  • Japanese Higher Education Policy in the Globalization Era: Structural Transformation to Adapt to Internationalization Movement、(UCLA CIDE International Conference, UCLA, Los Angeles)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013
  • Assessing and Improving Undergraduate Education in Japan: University Students’ involvement in Learning Based on the Data of Japanese College Students, (KEDI KEDI Higher Education Policy Forum 2013, Seoul, Korea)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013
  • A Comparative Study on Factors Influencing Generic Skills Development of Korean, Japanese and American College students,Byung S. Rhee (Yonsei University),Sylvia Hurtado (UCLA),Reiko Yamada (Doshisha University),Hyerim Kim (Yonsei university) (ASHE, USA)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013
  • Assessing and Improving Undergraduate Education in Japan: Whether or not Japanese Students can deal with 21st Century Work Skills and Competencies (APHERP Senior seminar, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2013
  • FYE Movement in Japan: How It’s Developed and What Issues are Focused on (25th anniveristy of IFY Conference, Vancouver, Canada)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2012
  • What Makes the Quality of Students’ Learning?: Focusing on the Articulation between High School and University (APHERP, Round Table International 2012, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2012
  • How to Measure Learning Outcomes of Japanese College Students: Suggestions of Surveys of JCIRP、Reiko Yamada, Socichiro Aihara, Rie Mori, (52nd AIR, New Orleans, USA)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2012
  • Changing Structure of Japanese Higher Education in the New Era: Development of First Year Experience and Active Learning, International Conference, Doshisha University,(Student Affairs International Conference, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2012
  • The Development of JCIRP in Japanese Higher Education: What We have Done and What We will do, in Quality Assurance for Higher Education and Assessment: Higher Education Policy and Quality Assurance in Globalization, (Round Table International、 Doshisha Un
    YAMADA Reiko
    2011
  • Reiko Yamada, Yumiko Sugitani, Akihiro EharaA Student Survey System for Learning Improvement in Japan: How It’s Developed and What Issues are Focused on 、(AIR 2011, Toronto,Canada)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2011
  • First Year Experiences and Articulation between High School and Higher Education: Comparative Perspective between Japan and the US (第5回日中高等教育フォーラム 大連理工大学、中国)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2011
  • Changing Structure of Japanese Higher Education in the New Era: To Deal with Globalization and Massification Movement,( East West Center 2010 Conference, Obelin University, Tokyo, Japan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2010
  • The Structure Analysis of College Student Satisfaction in Japan--The Study by Multi-level Model Analysis, Item Response Theory and Interpretive Structural Modeling (共同発表 Reiko Yamada, Takuya Kimura, Association for Institututional Research, Chicago, USA)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2010
  • FYE Movement in Japan: How It's Developed and What Issues are Focued on, Reiko Yamada, Atsushi Hamana, Keiko, Yoshihara, (IFY Conference, Toronto, Canada)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2009
  • The First Year Experiences in Japan :The Development of FYE in the Decade (Tukuba International Conference, with Hokudai)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2009
  • JFS & JCSS: A Questionnaire System for Teaching Improvement in Japan (Hokudai International Conference with Tukuba)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2009
  • Analysis of Recent Japanese Higher Education Policy: Toward Teaching and Learning Centered Approach、(Pohang University of Science and Technology)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2009
  • Comparative Study of College Students between the United States and Japan:An Analysis of JCSS,( AIR 2008, Seattle, USA)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2008
  • Improving Learning and Teaching:Through the Results of Student Survey (International Symposium at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2007
  • Learning Outcomes of College Students in Japan: comparative Analysis of between and within University
    YAMADA Reiko
    2007
  • Outcomes of College Students in Japan: The Results of JCSS 2004
    YAMADA Reiko
    全米機関研究学会, 2006, シカゴ
  • Outcomes of College Students in Japan: The Results of JCSS 2005 (Seminar at University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia)
    YAMADA Reiko
    2006
  • Teaching and Learning Management in a Large Private University
    YAMADA Reiko
    創立10周年祈念国際ワークショップ, 2005, 北海道大学高等教育機能開発総合センター
  • Japanese First-Year Seminar Programs and Students: 2001 National Survey for Four Year University in
    YAMADA Reiko
    Association for Institutional Research (全米機関研究学会), 2004, サンディエゴ
  • Structural Analysis of Japanse First-Year Programs and Students-Based on the 2001 Natonal Survey
    YAMADA Reiko
    一年次教育国際学会, 2003, マウイ、ハワイ
  • University Reform in the Post-massification Era in Japan: Analysis of Government Education Policy fo
    YAMADA Reiko
    全米比較教育学会, 2001, ワシントン
  • University in Partnership with Industrial sector: Analysis of the Pattern of Partnership
    YAMADA Reiko
    International Symposia:Shifts in Education Space &Teacher Education, 1999, 早稲田大学 東京
  • Emergence of Inequality Issue of Educational Opportunities in JapanAn Analysis of Factors to Determine Opportunities for Higher Education
    YAMADA Reiko
    American Educational Research Association, 1996, Chicago, USA.
  • The Problems and Future Perspective of Japanese Continuing HigherEducation
    YAMADA Reiko
    International Conference of Teacher Education, 1995, Bangkok
  • Recent Trends of Japanese Graduate Programs for Professionals; Possibilities and Limitations of the Programs in Japanese Society
    YAMADA Reiko
    全米比較教育学会, 1994, ボストン
  • The Relationship Between Higher Education for Women and Japanese Women's Gender Role Orientation
    YAMADA Reiko
    全米比較教育学会 西部地区学会, 1993, ロサンゼルス
  • The Growing Role of"Juku"for Japanese Children living in USA
    YAMADA Reiko
    全米比較教育学会, 1993, サンディエゴ
  • Critical Review of Modernization and Human Capital Theory
    YAMADA Reiko
    Comparative Education 研究会 University of California, 1991, Los Angels, USA
  • Japanese Chuzaim Children go to School : The Pattern of Acculturation in American Schools
    YAMADA Reiko
    全米比較教育学会 西部地区学会, 1991, ロサンゼルス
  • Comparative Study of FYE in the United States and Japan: Differences and Commonalties,(IFY Conference in Hawaii, Hawai Isaland)
    YAMADA Reiko

Research Grants & Projects

  • Study on Higher Education in the USA