Xiaoxiao JIA

Research Interest:

  • Educational Economics, Primary Education in Africa, Teacher Training


  • Master of Economics, Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies, Kobe University (March 2016)
  • Master of International Studies in Graduate School of International Studies, Korea University
  • Research Student, Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies, Kobe University (April, 2012~ March, 2013)
  • Bachelor Degree of Economics, Majored in International Trade, Xi’an International Studies University (July, 2010)


  • Internship at UNESCO Beijing Office (2015.8~2015.11)
  • Student Assistant for JICA Group Training (2014.6~2014.7)
  • Student Assistant for Japan Society of International Development (December, 2012)
  • Assistant Interpreter for Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art (September, 2012)


  • Xiaoxiao JIA (2016) “Teacher Education and Pupils` Learning Achievement in Ugandan Primary Education” Master Thesis, Kobe University
  • Xiaoxiao JIA (2015) “Financial Crises and the Korean Economy: Causes, Comparison and Policy Implications” Master Thesis, Korea University
  • Xiaoxiao JIA (2010)“A Study on Xi’an Software Outsourcing Strategy under Post-crisis Era” Graduation Thesis, Xi’an International Studies University

Academic Associations

  • N/A

Academic Conference Presentation

  • International Education Development Forum (December 2013, Hiroshima University, Japan)
  • The 14th International Conference on Education Research (October 2013, Seoul National University, South Korea)
  • The 10th Africa Education Research Forum (October, 2012, Kobe University, Japan)

Language/ Skills

  • Chinese (Native), English, Japanese (N1)
  • STATA, Microsoft Office

Message to Potential Candidates to Ogawa Seminar

As a graduate from Ogawa seminar, I feel it is my honor to be a student of Professor Ogawa. Prof. Ogawa kindly provided us with continuous supports and lots of valuable opportunities. We are always encouraged by him to participate various conferences, filed studies and internship. Through these activities, both our academic achievements and practical skills have been largely improved. Ogawa seminar is also a perfect place where students from different countries with diverse cultural background can communicate and be friends with each other. If you join Ogawa seminar, you will obtain many opportunities and many good friends here.