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Dr Maki Umemura

Dr Maki Umemura

Lecturer in International Business

Ysgol Busnes Caerdydd

Email:
umemuram@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)2920 875 484
Location:
Q07, Adeilad Aberconwy, Rhodfa Colum, Cathays, Caerdydd, CF10 3EU

Qualifications

  • London School of Economics and Political Science, PhD (Economic History)

Additional activities

  • Expert, EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation
  • Referee, Business History, Australian Economic History Review, Japan Forum
  • Visiting Fellow, Department of Political Economy, Kings College London
  • Visiting Researcher, Ecole des hautes etudes en sciences sociales (France)

Editorial work

  • Editor, H-Business Listserv

2019

2017

2013

2012

2011

2010

Teaching commitments

  • International Business
  • International Economic History
  • Japanese and Asian Management Systems

Primary research interests

  • Asian business
  • Comparative business history
  • Innovation, regulation, and the impact of globalisation

PhD supervision research interests

  • Comparative business history
  • Innovation, regulation, and the impact of globalisation
  • Japanese business

Research projects

Maki has lead the following projects

  • Building innovative competences through public innovation policy: technological frontiers in biomedicine and renewable energy

1 May 2015 to 30 September 2016
Sponsored by the Michelin Fellowship
Led by Dr Maki Umemura
Award type: Research

  • Innovative capacities of R& D in the regenerative medicine industry in Japan and the UK through case studies of therapeutic developments, such as in stem cell therapy

1 January 2014 to 30 March 2015
Sponsored by The Great Britian Sasakawa Foundation
Led by Dr Maki Umemura
Award type: Research