dr. kathleen adams, professor of anthropology and faculty affiliate asian studies program, loyola university chicago
dr. frank l. chance, associate director for academics, center for east asian studies, university of pennsylvania (retired)
alice giusto, phd student/teaching assistant, peking university school of journalism and communication
dr. michael jerryson, associate professor, philosophy and religious studies department, youngstown state university
dr. catherine meschievitz, florida atlantic university, director of the office of international programs
dr. deborah shamoon associate professor, department of japanese studies national university of singapore
dr. teresa chi-ching sun, retired from california state university at los angeles and long beach, whittier college, and university of california, irvine.
dr. keiko tanaka, visiting researcher at hiroshima jogakuin university