Profile

平野 剛

Takeshi Hirano

Born in 1983, Saitama, Japan. Currently I am an assistant professor at Oberlin University. My research area is motor control for human movement while playing a brass instrument. My goal is to establish a new academic field called "Music Performance Science", which is a combination of music performance and science fields.

Specialized Fields

Biomechanics, Motor Control, Neurophysiology, Health Science

Educational Background

2007
Bachelor of Science, Department of Life Science, Rikkyo University
2009
Master of Science, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
2013
PhD in Medical Science, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University

Employment

University/Junior College/Career College

2016 -
Assistant professor, College of Performing and Visual Arts, J. F. Oberlin University, Tokyo, Japan
2012 - 2016
Assistant researcher, Faculty of Management, Osaka Seikei University, Osaka, Japan
2009 - 2012
Part-time teacher, Kyushu Junior College of Kinki University
2011 - 2012
Part-time teacher, Osaka Child Career College
2009 - 2011
Part-time teacher, Osaka Medical Secretary Welfare College

High School

2012
Part-time teacher, Kinki University High School
2010 - 2011
Part-time teacher, Nagaodani High School

Grants and Sponsorship

KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) 2nd time

Title:
演奏不安が金管楽器奏者の身体制御に及ぼす影響の解明 (only Japanese Title)
Principal Investigator:
Takeshi Hirano
Institution:
Japan Society for the Promotions of Science
Grant Number:
17K18079
Research Institute:
J. F. Oberlin University
Duration:
2017-2019

KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) 1st time

Title:
金管楽器奏者の表情筋活動と口腔内圧力とマウスピースフォースの協調制御について (only Japanese Title)
Principal Investigator:
Takeshi Hirano
Institution:
Japan Society for the Promotions of Science
Grant Number:
26750241
Research Institute:
Osaka Seikei University
Duration:
2014-2016

The Grant-in-aid for International Academic Exchange Program

Title:
Facial muscular activity of advanced and amateur players for playing the French horn
Principal Investigator:
Takeshi Hirano
Institution:
Osaka University Medical School Alumni
Year:
June 2011

Academic Societies

Society:
Japanese Society of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine
Society of Biomechanisms Japan
Acoustical Society of Japan
The Japanese Society for Music Perception and Cognition
Japan Music Education Society