Mansfield Center Advisory Board
Senior Fellow, History of U.S. Race Relations
Hayumi Higuchi is interested in U. S. history, especially in race relations. After teaching Japanese language courses at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1980-1990), she returned to Japan and taught U. S. history at Kyoritsu Women’s University (1990-2003) and Senshu University (2003-March 2021). She is currently a professor emeritus at Senshu University. She has written, co-authored, edited, and translated (from English to Japanese) some dozen books in race relations in U. S. history as well as published many journal articles.
Ph.D. Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan
M.A. (U. S. history) from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M. A. (Western culture & history) from Seikei University, Tokyo, Japan
B. A. (American literature) Tokyo Woman’s Christian University, Tokyo, Japan