Dr. Mitsuishi is an Associate Professor of Educational Informatics, Tohoku University, Japan. He came to the US-Asia Technology Management Center in October 2006, where he is studying higher education teaching methodologies and computer educational technologies. His research is part of a Tohoku University program, the International Cooperative Research Project for Higher Education.
Dr. Mitsuishi is studying the Double Loop Instructional Design Process model for interactive instruction in class and for real-time distance education. He is developing an interactive presentation system, IMPRESSION, which facilitates a teacher to interact with students using shared multi-media educational materials provided on the Internet and to review online instruction.
Dr. Mitsuishi received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Tohoku University in 1998. He also received his M.S. in Computer Science (1995) and his B.S. in Engineering (1993) from Tohoku University. He served as Research Associate of Software and Information, Iwate Prefectural University, Japan from 1998-2002.