Junko Wake-National Representative (Japan)

Profile Details

Name: Junko Wake


Position within Board of Directors: Japanese Association of Schools of Social Work

Education (JASSWE) Representative 2017~

Affiliation and Position (other than IASSW): Professor at School of Social Welfare,

Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan

Membership of Organizations (other than IASSW): Fellow of Science Council of Japan, Executive board member of the Japanese Society for the Study of Social Welfare, Secretary General of the Japanese Association of Social Welfare Academic Societies

Education Qualification/s (Degree): Ph.D. Social Work, Toyo University,

MSW, Washington University in St .Louis.

Language: Japanese and English

Interest Areas: Social work with the elderly, International social work

Current Research: Social work and care management in long-term care, Social work

ethics and marketization of welfare.