Prof. AOKI Nobuo
Professional Title： Professor, Doctoral Supervisor
Job Title: Director, the International Research Center for the Chinese Cultural Heritage Conservation of Tianjin University
Department： School of Architecture
AOKI Nobuo received his Ph.D. degree in Architecture from the University of Tokyo. Formerly, he was a visiting scholar at Tsinghua University (1996-1997), assistant professor at the Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, and a senior researcher of Keio Research Institute at SFC in Keio University (1997-2002). During this period, he became a visiting professor at Southwest Jiaotong University (1999-present) while subsequently serving as senior research fellow at the Institute of Industrial Science of the University of Tokyo (2007-2010). In 2006, he assumed the position of specially-appointed professor in Tianjin University, and founded in 2008 the International Research Center for Chinese Cultural Heritage Conservation within the School of Architecture.
Other relevant positions occupied by Dr. Aoki include those of: Director of Professional Committee of Urban Sociology (Chinese Sociological Association, 2008-present); and researcher and visiting professor at the International Research Center for Japanese Studies (2012-present).