|Organization||Division for Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Science|
|Academic Degree||Tohoku University, Graduate School of Education, Ph. D, 2009March|
Tohoku University, Graduate School of Educational Informatics, 2005April-2007March
Tokyo University, Graduate School of Education, M. A, 2001April-2005March
2007-8 Assistant Professor, Kyoto University
2008-12 Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Nagasaki University
2012-present Associate Professor, Kyushu University
|Major||Educational Planning，Educational Measurement|
|Research thema||The Validity for Testing system|
|Keyword||University entrance examination, Academic Career, Qualification, Career-path select|
|Research interests||*****200 word|
Research Activity： T. KIMURA, 2007：「University Entrance Examinations and "Comprehensive and Multi-Dimensional Evaluation" Reexamination of the Scientific Basis of the 1971 Report, The journal of educational sociology 80, 165-186.
T. KIMURA，D. Nisigouri & R. Yamada., 2009：「Measurement of effects on college education including information about articulation from high school to college: a suggestion for a follow-up study using latent class analysis, Japanese journal of higher education research,12, 189-214.
T. KIMURA, 2010：「Quantitative analysis about the professional training of testing in Japan, Japanese journal for research on testing, 6(1), 29-49.
T. KIMURA, 2012：Present Condition of Various University Entrance Examination Systems in Japan : Admission Officer's Viewpoint at the Crossroads of Ideal and Reality, Japanese journal of educational system and organization, 19, 37-52.
Research Lab URL：http://artsci.kyushu-u.ac.jp/~kimura/index.html