Date: 6 September 2018 (Thursday)Time: 3.00 p.m. to 3.45 p.m. (To be seated by 2.50 p.m.)Venue: SISB Thonburi Campus Multi-Purpose Hall
Background:Professor Ryoko Tsuneyoshi is a professor of comparative education at the Graduate School of Education, The University of Tokyo. She was the head of the secondary school attached to the Department of Education (2016-2017), and the former Director for the Center of Excellence in School Education (2013-2015).
Professor Ryoko Tsuneyoshi earned her Ph.D. in Sociology from Princeton University. She conducts cross-cultural comparisons of schooling through fieldwork, and she has also written extensively on multicultural issues. Professor Ryoko Tsuneyoshi is on the Central Council of Education, which is the central policy-making committee (education) for the government. She was an executive board member of the Science Council of Japan, and on the executive committee of the Japan Educational Research Association.