Journalist and interpreter by profession (and photographer and traveller by hobby), Tets Kimura is currently completing his doctoral thesis on soft power influences of Japanese fashion in Australia.
He is currently working on the edited book Exporting Japanese Aesthetics with Dr Jennifer Harris (Adelaide University).
He was a board member of Flinders' Faculty of Social and Behaviour Sciences as PhD representative (2012 - 2014).
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ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3271-3542
He will co-chair the 2018 Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators (AUSIT) National Conference alongside Joe van Dalen (AUSIT SA), with support from Dr Luciana d’Arcangeli (Flinders).
He represented South Australia in two different sports, ultimate frisbee (2003).and judo (1999, 2000).He was the judo state champion (U60) in 2000.