Who Shingo Shimada, Science

Sociologist and Cultural Scientist

Prof. Dr. Shingo Shimada has been holding the professorship of Modern Japan II with orientation toward social science at the Institute of Modern Japan at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf from 2005 to 2023. He received his doctorate and habilitation from the Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg at the Department of Sociology. Before 2005, Shingo Shimada was Professor of Comparative Cultural Sociology at the Institute of Ethnology at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg. His research focuses on cultural studies and sociological comparisons of German and Japanese societies as well as the aging of Japanese society.


Shingo Shimada is a speaker at Symposium Dusseldorf
Saturday, 21.08.2021

as well as at Symposium Osaka
Saturday, 06.08.2022