I am an Associate Professor at Kumamoto Gakuen University.
- 熊本学園大学産業資料館 is a tangible cultural asset and it built in 2004. This building materials are Kumamoto spinning mill's bricks.
Minamata Open Center
- The Open Research Center for Minamata Studies: this center carries out research into Minamata disease. Masazumi Harada is the head of this center.