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Professor Iino graduated from the Department of Political Science at the School of Political Science and Economics in Waseda University, and worked for the Bank of Japan. He completed the master’s and doctoral courses at the University of Pennsylvania and received his Ph.D. He taught at California State University at Los Angeles, Obirin University as an associate professor, as well as at the School of Political Science and Economics in Waseda University as a professor before assuming his current position. He is also a director for the Japanese Association for Language Policies. He specializes in sociolinguistics.