[Education]

   1987   B.A. (Engineering), University of Tokyo
   1989   M.A. (Engineering), University of Tokyo
   1992   Ph.D. (Engineering), University of Tokyo

[Employment History]

   1992   Associate Researcher, Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.
   1994   Assistant Professor, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
   1999   Associate Professor, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
   2004   Professor, Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University

[Fields of Specialization]

   Statistics, Econometrics

[Present Research Themes]

   Nonparametric estimation, Semiparametric estimation, Survival analysis

[Language]

   Japanese, English

[Major Publications]

[Editorial Services]

   Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Co-editor (2011-2015), Associate editor (2003-2011,2015-)