Masayuki Kanai Professor of Sociology, Senshu University, Kanagawa, Japan
is a Professor of Sociology at Senshu University, Kanagawa, Japan. He specializes in rational choice sociology, quantitative sociology, inequality in the life course, and subjective wellbeing. He edited a book Introduction to Sociology in 2014 from Asakura Shoten. He has been a member of the editorial board of International Journal of Japanese Sociology, the official journal of Japan Sociological Society, since 2015.