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Takao Terui

Assistant Professor

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Personal profile

Takao Terui is a Lecturer in the School of Film and Television Arts at Xian Jiaotong Liverpool University. He obtained his PhD in Culture, Media and Creative Industries from the Kings College London and an MA with Distinction in International Cultural Policy and Management from the University of Warwick. His research engages with cultural policy and creative industries in the UK and Japan. His writing appears in The Journal of Arts Management, Law and Society, International Journal of Cultural Policy, and Journal of Cultural Management and Cultural Policy. Previously, he worked as a research expert at Doshisha University (Japan) and Cultural Relations Platform (EU-based think-tank) as well as a project leader for the Decolonising the CMCI Curriculum at Kings College London (funded by Kings Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Fund).

Research interests

cultural policy history

crowdfunding in creative industries

state-business-civic partnerships in cultural policy

cultural diplomacy


External Expert, Cultural Relations Platform, EU Delegation to Japan (2022)

PI in Decolonising the CMCI (Culture, Media and Creative Industries) Education Project (2020-2021)


Takao Terui, ‘Between State and Market: Conceptualising the British Film Policy from Historical Perspectives’. The University of Hong Kong, November 2020. (Guest lecturer in Cultural Policy: A Complex Marriage of Business, Politics and Culture module at Global Creative Industries Programme). [invited]

Takao Terui, ‘Lost in Translation? New Direction of Heritage Policy in Japan’, Birkbeck, University of London, May 2022. (Guest lecturer in Comparative Cultural Policies module at School of Arts Policy and Management [MA]). [invited]

Takao Terui, ‘The Covid-19 Crisis and Critical Juncture in Cultural Policy’. King’s College London, December 2021. (As a speaker in CMCI Research Winter Workshops). [invited]

Takao Terui, ‘Rethinking Cultural Policies in East Asia’, Birkbeck, University of London, May 2021. (Guest lecturer in Comparative Cultural Policies module at Arts Policy and Management (MA)). [invited]

FTA 429 Research Design and Planning

FTA 422 Cultural and Media Policies

FTA 428 Intellectual Property Design and Development

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, King's College London (2023)

MA with Distinction, University of Warwick (2017)


  • JN101 Great Britain
  • cultural policy
  • advocacy coalition
  • film policy
  • LB2361 Curriculum
  • curriculum decolonisation
  • educational film
  • creative industries education
  • HG Finance
  • crowdfunding
  • arts marketing

Person Types

  • Staff


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