Funaki Shinsuke



Affiliation Faculty of Nursing and Social Welfare Science / Department of Social Welfare Science
Title Associate professor
Room Faculty of Nursing and Social Welfare Sciences 310 (Extension4310)
E-mail sfunaki ( at = @ )
Education Master of Arts in social policy, The University of Sydney
Academic Societies
Career 1995 Staff, Fukui International Association
1999 Associate lecturer, Fukui Prefectural University
2005 Visiting scholar, School of Social Work and Policy Studies, The University of Sydney
2008 Lecturer, Fukui Prefectural University
2016 Visiting scholar, Faculty of Education and Social Work, The University of Sydney

Research Interest

Research Field Social work theory, Social work with migrants
Research Summary 1. social work with migrant youth through digital media production
2. digital storytelling for people with intellectural disability
Keywords Multicultural social work, Digital media, Human rights, Social justice

Selected Publications

1.Creating Multicultural Learning Communities through Information and Communication Technology (ICT) : A Case Study of a Computer Study Group for Immigrants in Japan, IFSW 2010 Joint World Conference on Social Work and social development: The Agenda conference Online proceeding paper,, 2010
2. Multicultural Social Work and Ethnic Identity Positioning:A Case Study of Social Welfare Activities by Japanese Community Organizations, Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development 20,1,5-15.2010
3. Creating Community Engagements between migrants and local community through digital media production in Japan, 21st Asia-Pacific Social Work Conference proceedings ,2011
4.Peace project: engaging migrant youth for the local community in Japan through making a film,the Fourth Asian Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2013 Conference Proceedings、2014
5.The Diversity Digital Media Project: Engaging Migrant Youth in Japan through Creative Practice、The Japan Social Innovation Journal, Nov.1.the Institute for Policy Analysis and Social Innovation、2014

Community Engagement

Educational Activities

Classes Social work theory, Globalization and multicultural society, Social work in mental health
Office Hour
Available Topics

Additional Information

Master of Arts (Social Policy)