On June 9th Invited Lecture and Visiting Professor Appointment Ceremony were Held at Southwest University in Chongqing, China
The title of the lecture was “International Japanese Studies as Innovation of Researches in Humanities and Social Sciences: Local Governance in Japan and Asia”. Director Tsujinaka lectured in Japanese and was translated in Chinese by lecturer Liu Wei from Southwest University who received a doctoral degree (social sciences) from the University of Tsukuba in 2016.
There were about 80 people present, such as teachers of Administrative Management and Political field and Japanese Research field, graduate students, and undergraduates of Southwest University.
There were lively questions from about 10 people after one and half hour lecture.
Also Director Tsujinaka was appointed as a visiting (guest seat) professor at Southwest University and an appointment ceremony and commemorative photo shoot were held.