Research project: Radioactive Waste Management in Japan and the U.S.
Mr. Nishikawa earned in B.A. in Engineering and M.A. in Environmental Sciences from University of Tsukuba. He is a science and medical writer for Asahi Shimbun, where he has written extensively on nuclear power (including the Fukushima disaster) and nuclear safety and radioactive waste in Europe. His other articles have addressed public health issues (such as HIV, TB, and malaria) in Africa and Japan’s policies toward scientific research. As a Fulbright Visiting Scholar during the 2014-15 academic year, Mr. Nishikawa will investigate nuclear waste management in Japan and the U.S.