Professor Kan Kimura is a Professor at Kobe University’s Graduate School of Cooperation Studies.
He has also been a visiting scholar at various institutions, including Korea University, the Australian National University and Harvard. He was a member of the first and second Japan-Korea Collaborative History Research Committees initially set up by Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi and Korean President Kim Dae-jung.
Throughout his career he has published on many aspects of Japanese-Korean relations.
Source: E-International Relations