Kaori Hayashi

Kaori Hayashi is a professor of media and journalistic studies at the Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, at the University of Tokyo. In turn, she has been the General Director of the newspaper of the University of Tokyo, member of the organization on ethics and improvement of broadcasting programs (an independent and self-regulated organization of the broadcasting industry in Japan), and board member of the German Institute of Japanese Studies. Her remarks have been widely quoted by Japanese, Korean, English, Chinese and German media. She has received the Abe 2016-17 Scholarship and is currently a visiting professor at the School of Communication at Northwestern University.