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Board Member: TORIGOE, Shuntaro

TORIGOE, Shuntaro

TORIGOE, Shuntaro

Journalist

 

 

After graduating from Kyoto University, he started his career as a journalist at Mainichi Newspaper in 1965. He worked in various offices throughout Japan before leaving the newspaper in 1989 to work as a freelance journalist. His career spans all over the globe, from work-study at the Quakertown Free Press in Pennsylvania, to working as a correspondent in Tehran, Iran in 1982 to 1983. After becoming a freelancer, he appeared as a newscaster and TV commentator for multitude of Japanese TV stations. From 2003 to 2007, he taught mass communication at the Sociology department at Kansai University  in Osaka.